Typhoon Ondoy flood relief operations – pictures & videos

This is the true spirit of the Filipinos. See the bayanihan spirit in action. I’m so proud of my alma mater, Ateneo de Manila for the tremendous work they are doing now. I just keep thinking of all these plastic bags being used for the relief goods and hope they will be disposed of properly.Continue reading “Typhoon Ondoy flood relief operations – pictures & videos”

Shopping for relief goods for the flood victims

Yesterday I went to Makro for my weekly shopping for my store, SOS. What I saw there touched my heart. There were almost no push carts available and the lines were long. Majority of the people in the lines were buying food and supplies to be donated to the victims of the flooding caused byContinue reading “Shopping for relief goods for the flood victims”

How to help the flood victims of typhoon Ondoy in the Philippines

These are some of the shocking and heart wrenching videos of the recent floods that hit Manila on September 26, 2009 . Most were taken by ordinary citizens who shot the videos of the scenes happening around them. These pictures are closer to home. These were taken by the adventurous Salva brothers and posted onContinue reading “How to help the flood victims of typhoon Ondoy in the Philippines”