PIA Press Release
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Red Cross Baguio still accepts donations for Sendong victimsby Mari Cruz
BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 14 (PIA) -- The Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) Baguio Chapter is still accepting donations for the affected families of tropical storm Sendong in Cagayan De Oro and Iligan City.
Annie Tamayo, PNRC Baguio Chapter administrator said that so far, they have received cash donation in the amount of P51,381.00 and donations in kind which include used clothing, mineral water, canned goods, sardines, and medicines.
She said they will sort and pack the donations next week for transport to the target beneficiaries. "We already coordinated with the Philippine Air Force unit for the transport, however, we still have to coordinate on the date of delivery," Tamayo said.
She thanked the donors for their strong support to the PNRC Baguio chapter.
For those intending to donate, they may visit the PNRC office located at Harrison Road, Baguio City. (JDP/MC-PIA CAR)