Super typhoon Lando has made landfall this weekend in the Philippines (Oct 17, 2015). The Northern Luzon areas are heavily affected.
In preparation for the relief operations, JCI Alabang has activated Oplan Bilis Bangon. We are calling for donations for distribution for the evacuation centers for the affected residents.
We are collecting items such as blankets, canned goods, and water. Comfort items such as stuffed toys for kids will be appreciated.
All items collected will be given to JCI Philippines who are in touch of groups who can reach the affected areas in Northern Luzon including Baler among others.
(C/o JCI Alabang) 234 Santiago St, Ayala Alabang Village, Muntinlupa City
(c/o Danielle Lee, JCI Ortigas) GA tower, EDSA corner Boni Ave, Mandaluyong City
(C/o JCI Manilena) 57 San Agustin St, Capitol 8, Pasig City
(C/o JCI Manilena) Primo Media, 3F, 94 A Rita St, Brgy Batis, San Juan City
JCI Philippines announcement:
CTIVATING OPLAN KAAGAPAY
Greetings, JCI Philippines. Let us join hands and unite during this time of need. We are now accepting donations in kind for the victims of typhoon lando. They need canned goods, blankets, clothing and medicines.
Official drop off points:
1. SAN JUAN:
Filoil flying V arena, Santolan Road brgy Corazon de Jesus San Juan
GA Towers, edsa cor boni ave Mandaluyong
WIN Action Center, MacArthur Highway, Malinta, Valenzuela City
Note: it is best to collect from your chapters/areas and send them to our drop offs in boxes and not sorted. The official drop off will be the one repacking it so that it would be equally sorted.
Beneficiaries will be Area 1 with priority to the most affected to the least affected places
For more information, you may contact:
2014 JCI Oplan Kaagapay National Chairman
Acting 2015 National Chairman
Thank you and lets do the JCI PHILIPPINES!!!
SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN No. 13
FOR: TYPHOON “#LandoPH”
TROPICAL CYCLONE: WARNING
ISSUED AT 5:00 AM, 18 OCTOBER 2015 by www.gov.ph
(Valid for broadcast until the next bulletin to be issued at 11 AM today)
Typhoon “LANDO” has made landfall over Casiguran, Aurora and has remained almost stationary.
Estimated rainfall amount is from heavy to intense within the 600 km diameter of the typhoon.
Fisherfolk are advised not to venture out over the seaboards of Luzon, Visayas and the northern and eastern seaboard of Mindanao.
Occasional rains and gusty winds will be experienced over provinces under PSWS #1 while those under PSWS #2, #3 and #4 will have stormy weather. Residents in low lying and mountainous areas of the provinces with PSWS are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides.
Storm surge may reach to a maximum of 3 – 4 meters in Aurora and neighboring provinces.
Wave height in open sea may reach up to 14 meters or higher.