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Philippine Typhoon Relief Campaigns
LIST OF ORGANIZATIONS WORKING FOR PHILIPPINE TYPHOON RELIEF * Feel free to suggest and post other credible fundraising campaigns or events that you are involved with in the comments section below. ANCOP (http://www.donatedisasterrelief-ausa.org/), Disaster relief for Super Typhoon Haiyan Gawad Kalinga (http://gk1world.com/typhoon-yolanda), Operation Walang Iwanan is Activated: TYPHOON YOLANDA (Haiyan) The American Red Cross (http://www.redcross.org/news/article/Typhoon-Haiyan-Disaster-Alert) is opening a call center in the national capital region to accept inquiries about missing people in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the area. The Red Cross says its call center is operating Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Inquiries about family members in the Philippines can be directed to[masked]. Inquiries about U.S. citizens in the affected area should be directed to the U.S. State Department at[masked]. The Philippine Red Cross (http://www.redcross.org.ph/) said it has mobilized teams on the ground to help with rescue and relief operations. UNICEF (https://secure.unicefusa.org/site/Donation2?df_id=16500&16500.donation=form1) is taking donations to help provide children with shelter, clean water, nutrition and vaccines. World Food Programme (https://secure2.convio.net/fwfp/site/Donation2;jsessionid=6567FE8838700712A5C7325B5C0F13DA.app261a?idb=1237175804&df_id=2141&2141.donation=form1&2141_donation=form1) (WFP), a United Nations organization, said it will send more than 40 tons of high energy biscuits and work with the Filipino government to help with logistics and emergency communications systems. It asks for donations at www.wfpusa.org (http://wfpusa.org/) or by texting the word AID to 27722 to instantly donate $10. Save the Children (https://secure.savethechildren.org/site/c.8rKLIXMGIpI4E/b.8855857/k.E53D/Donate_to_the_Typhoon_Haiyan_Childrens_Relief_Fund/apps/ka/sd/donor.asp) is mounting disaster relief efforts to help children and families in the region with emergency assistance. Catholic Relief Services (http://emergencies.crs.org/typhoon-haiyan-help-philippines-survive-and-recover/) is accepting donations on its website as it begins moving supplies and staff to respond to the typhoon. Habitat for Humanity (http://www.give2habitat.org/philippines/ReBuildPhilippines) plans to offer shelter repair kits for families who need to re-build their damaged houses. Operation USA (http://www.opusa.org/bulletin-operation-usa-preparing-to-aid-recovery-efforts-in-the-philippines-following-typhoon/) said it will allocate donations directly to relief and recovery efforts. **Feel free to suggest and post other credible fundraising campaigns events that you are involved with, in the comments section below.

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