In light of the recent tragedy the Philippines, especially the Visayas region, has encountered, the fashion people of the country united to provide relief to the victims of the Typhoon Yolanda(Haiyan). Here are some of the activities/projects, most will happen this weekend, you can support to:
FASHION GIVES BACK
Fashion people, friends and family are invited to attend a mass offering for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda(Haiyan) this coming Sunday at 5:30PM, November 17th at Mary Mother of Hope Chapel, 5th floor, Landmark Department Store, Ayala Centre, Makati City. Attendees are encouraged to wear white.
Cash and cheque donations are much appreciated.
Kindly send your donations to the following PHILIPPINE RED CROSS bank accounts:
Banco De Oro
SWIFT CODE: BNORPHMM
SWIFT CODE: MBTCPHMM
Philippine National Bank
Peso: 3752 8350 0034
Dollar: 3752 8350 0042
For your donations to be properly acknowledged, please fax the bank transaction slip at nos. +63.2.527.0575 or +63.2.404.0979 with your name, address and contact number.
DINE FOR A CAUSE: Restaurants and Foodies for #YolandaPh Victims
If you’re going out on the metro this weekend for a dinner or lunch, you may consider dining to the establishments listed below as a relief effort for the Typhoon Yolanda(Haiyan) victims. Please do take note that information may change so kindly verify before heading out.
A PIECE OF HELP Project by shoe designer Nere Ku and his friends – A fund raising photo shoot for the benefit of the victims of typhoon Yolanda(Haiyan) through Sagip Kapamilya.
The photo shoot and an especially designed t-shirt of your size would cost just Php 500. This will happen on November 16 and 17, 2013 from 9:00AM to 8:00PM, if interested, kindly contact Robert Joon Ku or check his Facebook profile https://www.facebook.com/robertjoonku
Fashion Designers Association of the Philippines to take part on FILIPINO PARA SA FILIPINO: A Charity Fashion Show for Leyte and Samar. Event to be held on SM AURA on November 29, 2013, ticket would cost Php 1000. Please stay tuned for more info.
AID COUTURE: A Preloved Clothing Sale
This fundraising event will help transform and sell some of the clothes donated to the Philippine Red Cross as these clothes may be deemed inappropriate to the typhoon victims. With the help of brands Downy and Ariel, these preloved clothes will be laundered and dry-cleaned first, then sorted, styled and sold to the public with the assistance of fashion designer Happy Andrada, model Vicky Herrera and stylists Paulo Castro and Jujiin Samonte.
Proceeds from the sale will be used to purchase medical supplies, food and water, as well as rescue equipments to assist relief efforts moving forward.
Aid Couture will happen on November 16 and 17 at Alabang Town Center, Muntinlupa City from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.