Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda Relief in Singapore
If you are based in Singapore and would want to send assistance to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) in the Philippines, here’s some useful information on dropoff points of relief goods in Singapore
Latest update 20 Nov 2013 11:14 (GMT+8)
- CHARIS (Caritas Humanitarian Aid & Relief Initiatives, Singapore) http://www.charis-singapore.org/index.php/2013/typhoon-haiyan-also-known-as-yolanda#our-response, email@example.com
- Mercy Relief, Cash delivered personally, and cheques crossed to Mercy Relief Limited, with ‘Typhoon Haiyan Relief 2013’ written on the reverse, and mailed to Blk 160, Lorong 1 Toa Payoh, #01-1568, Singapore 310160. See http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/helping-survivors-typhoon-haiyan for full info
- Philippine National Bank (PNB) Lucky Plaza Unit 03-02/07 waives remittance charges to known charitable institutions.
- Singapore Red Cross Society. Cash donations or cheques crossed to “Singapore Red Cross Society,” along with your name, contact number and address. 15 Penang Lane. http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/helping-survivors-typhoon-haiyan
Relief Goods (Physical) Dropoff Points
- Artmaker Pte, Ltd., 61 Loyang Drive, Loyang Industrial Estate, Tel No: +65 6747 1411, Mon-Sun 8AM-8PM, a 40′ container shipping out to Philippines on 25th Nov 2013
- Bagong Bayani offers FREE PICKUP for relief goods donations from anywhere in Singapore! SMS +65 9811 1755 https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/1453474_10151848229562909_2129235221_n.jpg
- Bayanihan Centre, 43 Pasir Panjang Road, 12-19 Nov 2013, 10AM-4:30PM https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/q71/s720x720/1463029_472517766198013_1286017174_n.jpg. They are also in need of volunteers https://www.facebook.com/bayanihan.centre. UPDATE FROM THE PHILIPPINE EMBASSY IN SINGAPORE (15 Nov 2013): The Bayanihan Center is OPEN THIS WEEKEND TO ACCEPT DONATIONS.
- Church of the Holy Trinity, 20 Tampines St 11 Singapore. Shipment is leaving on the morning of 14 Nov 2013. https://www.facebook.com/churchoftheholytrinity/posts/407275522732823. (UPDATE 17 Nov: Please confirm with them if they still accept relief goods drop-off)
- LBC 03-46 Lucky Plaza http://www.lbcexpress.com/PH/CustomerAssistance. UPDATE (16 Nov 2013): Due to overwhelming response, LBC will STOP accepting donations. They will ship the boxes first and will resume on the 20th of November. Meanwhile, they NEED MALE VOLUNTEERS on the 17th of Nov (presumably to help with heavy lifting). https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/553786_10152067361743033_128102965_n.jpg
- Our Lady Star of the Sea, 10 Yishun Street 22 (up to 16th Nov 2013, 1PM only) https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/1398647_10152041670951639_914030645_o.jpg (UPDATE 17 Nov: Please confirm with them if they still accept relief goods drop-off)
- PinoySG Charity has organized a donation drive for the earthquake victims and victims of super typhoon Yolanda, LBC Warehouse 19 Kallang Ave., #01-157 Singapore https://www.facebook.com/events/269401883207041/
- Platitos, 1 Tras Link is accepting FRESH NEW UNDERWEAR for the survivors of Haiyan https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/1400712_675430672481129_924693668_o.jpg
- Retribution Movement Singapore is driving a fund raising activity. Details here https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/994633_10152417544304012_1783301329_n.jpg
- Singapore Red Cross Society, 15 Penang Lane http://www.straitstimes.com/the-big-story/extreme-weather-asia/story/red-cross-launches-typhoon-relief-donation-appeal-20131111 (please confirm if Singapore Red Cross accepts goods in kind because some articles explicitly state that they don’t due to logistics)
- Triskelion Singapore Council, dropoff at Bayanihan Centre 43 Pasir Panjang Rd. They also do pickup, +65 9007 6154 (SMS), firstname.lastname@example.org, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151779656217921&set=a.457638882920.240243.110212507920&type=1&theater
- United Architects of the Philippines Singapore Chapter accepts monetary and relief goods donations on 16th Nov 2013, 12 noon to 8PM only! A-Freight/PinoyStar office #03-19 Lucky Plaza https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/882898_616918885032830_1014987881_o.jpg
- 08 Dec 2013 10:30 AM: Sagip-Tulong 2013 https://www.facebook.com/sagiptulong2013
- Bureau of Customs, Philippines: Processing / Releasing of Foreign Donations in Times of Calamities
- Helping the Survivors of Typhoon Haiyan http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/helping-survivors-typhoon-haiyan
- Philippine Embassy in Singapore statement http://www.philippine-embassy.org.sg/news/2013/11/typhoon-yolanda-relief-assistance/
- Singapore Red Cross launches public appeal, hotlines for Typhoon Haiyan relief, 11 Nov 2013 http://sg.news.yahoo.com/singapore-red-cross-launches-public-appeal–hotlines-for-typhoon-haiyan-relief-101940757.html
- Typhoon Haiyan: How You Can Help http://news.insing.com/feature/typhoon-haiyan-how-you-can-help/id-86303101
- Western Union Responds to Typhoon Haiyan with Support for Relief Efforts, 12 Nov 2013 http://www.financialpost.com/markets/news/Western+Union+Responds+Typhoon+Haiyan+with+Support+Relief+Efforts/9154861/story.html
- 14 Nov 2013 (Thu), 8:30PM: Comedy Masala Stand-up Charity Gig, Homeclub @ Riverwalk. All proceeds will go to the Red Cross https://www.facebook.com/events/254104131404181/
- 15 Nov 2013 (Fri), 7PM: Rakrakan for Relief 2013 Acoustic Sessions, O’Leary’s Bar & Grill @ The Singapore Flyer https://www.facebook.com/events/1393624300877682/?ref_dashboard_filter=calendar. Your $10 donation your $10 donation entitles you to own one of Singapore-based Filipino artist Michael Cu Fua‘s limited edition prints from the “Imaginary Friends” series while stocks last.
- 15 Nov 2013 (Fri), 8PM: Mass for the People and Communities Affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, St. Ignatius Church, 120 King’s Road https://fbcdn-sphotos-g-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/1398432_696488427030604_411441303_o.png
- 16 Nov 2013 (Sat), 7PM: Rakrakan for Relief, The Front Acts Initiative https://www.facebook.com/events/506215246129168/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular
- 17 Nov 2013 (Sun), 10AM-4PM: The Food Bank Singapore Masaya (“Happy”) Meals Campaign to Raise 90,000 Meals, *Scape, The Treetop Level 5, 2 Orchard Link http://www.foodbank.sg/masaya/index.php VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
- 20 Nov 2013 (Wed) 8PM: Requiem Mass for the Victims of Typhoon Yolanda, https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/882364_10151684381241557_1451341864_o.jpg
- 22 Nov 2013 (Fri): BANGON Concert, Platinum Bar, Lucky Plaza, #03-16/18 https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/1470040_10202474313245278_552870032_n.jpg
- 24 Nov 2013 (Sun), 10:00 AM-7:30PM: Donation Drive for the Victims of the Earthquake and Supertyphoon Yolanda, by PinoySG Charity, Greenfield Marketers #03-89/90 Lucky Plaza https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/1441549_10152056316018033_1064335513_n.jpg VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
- 24 Nov 2013, 10:30AM-7:30PM: Sagip-Tulong 2013, Hong Lim Park https://www.facebook.com/sagiptulong2013
- 26 Nov 2013 (Tue, time TBA), Solidarity Mass for the victims of the earthquake and typhoon with the Archbishop of Singapore concelebrated by the Filipino priests in Singapore, Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Queen Street http://www.catholicnews.sg/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9427:archbishops-message-to-parishioners-typhoon-haiyan-aka-yolando&catid=349:news
This does not in any way serve as an endorsement. Please observe due diligence in your donations. Thank you very much for your assistance. I will continually update this list.
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