I'm passing on this information regarding some benefits/fundraisers for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan or Yolanda. I will continue to add to this list, so check back:
Check out this site - Philippine Relief Events:
LBC Cargo is offering free shipping of donations for Haiyan victims until 11/30/13. They will not ship to specific groups or individuals. Non-perishable food, meds, etc. contact your local LBC office.
Filipino Bar Association of Northern California is asking for donations of canned food, baby food, medicine, rice, bottled water, other non-perishable goods, drop off at West Bay Pilipino Multi-Service Center, 175 7th St., San Francisco, from 9 a.m. to 5 pm starting on November 11
Philippine Typhoon Disaster Relief Donation Drive
Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California Main Gate A
Wed, Nov., 30, 5am. - 7 p.m.
Non-perishable food, clothes, basic toiletries, more - for delivery to the Philippine Red Cross
Tuesday, Nov. 26, Noon-8 p.m.
Bob's Big Boy in Northridge, California
8876 Corbin Ave, Northridge, CA 91234 (Corner Corbin and Nordhoff)
Fundraiser and rafflle
Sat. Nov. 30, 7 p.m. Japan American Theater, tel: 310-748-8180
Richard Poon and Juris Fernandez Concert
A Fund Raising Project Organized by the Arte Cafe in cooperation with the ABS-CBN Foundation International, the Miss Earth Foundation & Sirkel Enterteynment
Saturday, November 30, 2013 - 7:30PM
Arte Cafe - 12741 Towne Center Dr. Cerritos, CA 90703
Hosted by Miss Philippines Fire 2013, Alma Cabasal
Dec. 4, 7-10 p.m.
Taste 4th Philippines - $125
The Green Building
452 Union, St.
Tasting event, silent auction = visit taste.taldebrooklyn.com
Thurs, Dec. 5, 2013, 6:30-9 pm
RISE UP LA
Night of live music, art, food trucks, and silent auction
Sunday, December 8 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Desserts for Disaster Relief
Essential Chocolate Desserts
10868 Washington Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232
RSVP on Facebook
Friday, Dec. 13, 2013; 5:30 p.m.
RISE UP II - $10 admission
Concert, silent auction in the 805
Majestic Ventura Theater
26 S. Chestnut, Ventura
The whiskey a Go Go
Benefit Concert in Los Angeles
Purchase tickets here: http://
Please share with your Filipino students/classmates (Philippine students with non-immigrant status in the USA (e.g. F-1 or J-1 status).
The Institute of International Education http://www.iie.org/ announces Emergency Fund for Filipino students studying in the US:
Grants of $3,000 will help support Filipino students studying in the U.S. with urgent financial needs due to the impact of typhoon Haiyan.
How to help Typhoon Haiyan Survivors
How to help Typhoon victims
How to help: Organizations offering relief to Typhoon Haiyan Survivors