Our frontliners, our healthcare workers who at the forefront of the rising Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, have been braving the long work hours in order to help those affected by the virus, including the thousands in question.
In this article, we list down the healthcare units, hospitals, organizations in the Philippines everyone can support or donate to. A small gratitude such as a donation makes the biggest difference to our heroes in this crucial time.
Philippine General Hospital
The Philippine General Hospital (PGH) is accepting Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as donations.
Everyone can donate surgical mask, face shield, N95 mask, and surgical gowns to be used in the everyday operations of the hospital.
Direct your donations to:
Property and Supply Office, Philippine General Hospital
Contact Number: 8554-8400 (loc. 3000, 3004)
UP College of Medicine
The UP College of Medicine are calling for donations of N95 masks and alcohol for the PGH interns to help protect them and the patients from the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19.
Donations may be given to the Office of the Deputy Director for Health Operations (DDHO) located near the main entrance of the Philippine General Hospital.
Together, we can all protect our frontliners and stop the spread of COVID-19!
Link to UPM USC call for face mask donations: https://www.facebook.com/TulongKabataanUPM/posts/2522444481300584
For monetary donations, deposit or transfer via Bank of the Philippine Islands
Account Name: Habagat Rene Farrales
In the spirit of transparency the donations received are outlined below:
Kaya Natin! Movement and Office of the Vice President
The Office of the Vice President (OVP) is currently working with Kaya Natin! Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership to help the offices and hospitals who need assistance.
This is the link for the process of your donation: bit.ly/forCOVID19frontliners
You can also donate thru online payment in the bank account of KAYA NATIN!:
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI):
Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership, Inc.
Account number: 3081-1173-72
And send your deposit slip to email@example.com
For more details contact, firstname.lastname@example.org or +63 998 596 8820.
The team behind the motorcycle taxi app Angkas is working to mobilize their network and resources to gather donations for hospitals in most need.
Fill out the donation form here: http://bit.ly/AKSDonation
Donations accepted include food, and personal protective equipment (N95 masks, face shields, surgical gowns, gloves, etc.).
World Vision Philippines
In response to the Philippine government’s declaration of a state of health emergency due to the rise of COVID-19 cases in the country, World Vision Philippines is closely monitoring the health emergency and continues to help in strengthening preventive measures.
You can send much-needed help to equip families by providing them supplies which they can use to fight the COVID-19 pandemic virus on your preferred amount.
Visit the donation link below for additional information: https://www.worldvision.org.ph/donate/covid-19-emergency-health-response/
Child Hope Philippines
Childhope Philippines has been working closely since the onset of the outbreak. Our actions to prevent the spread of the disease have included launching handwashing campaigns through alternative learning sessions to improve preventative practices amongst street children.
Childhope Philippines is providing hygiene materials for hundreds of street children under their care; assistance in hospitalization and on laboratory exams; and support with health education messaging. Just 10$ or Php500 could help provide one complete set of hygiene kits to a street child, while $20 or Php1000 could help provide vitamins and medicines to help prevent the spread of disease.
Visit the donation link below for additional information: https://yallagive.com/charitycampaign/help-us-protect-street-children-of-metro-manila-from-coronavirus-covid-19
yFact PH (Young Filipino Advocates of Critical Thinking)
yFactPH (Young Filipino Advocates of Critical Thinking) is accepting donations for those who want to help healthcare workers on the frontlines.
Cash donation is available via bank deposit with the following details:
Bank of the Philippine Islands
Account number: 1909107381
Those willing to help may contact 0949-301-4281 for more information.
Visit the link below for additional information:
Philippine Association of Medical Technologists, Inc.
The Philippine Association of Medical Technologists, Inc (PAMET) is accepting in-kind donations such as face masks, other PPE, and sanitizers needed by medical technologists and other health care professionals.
For donations or queries, people may contact the PAMET Secretariat at (02) 8817-1487 and 09178901118.
Youth For Human Rights and Democracy
Youth for Human Rights and Democracy is raising funds to buy face masks and sanitizers for our hardworking healthcare workers and frontliners at the Philippine Heart Center. Any amount donated will help to protect and strengthen our health workers.
Interested donors may transfer any amount to Robert Robles via GCash or Paymaya at 09066183162.
UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) is committed to preventing and responding to the international health emergency of COVID-19, which affects over 100 countries.
Everyone can send monetary donation by visiting the link below: https://donate.unhcr.ph/ODP/Donate/DonateNow/
Users of GCash can help hundreds of our healthcare workers and frontliners fighting COVID-19 by visiting https://go.cash.com/billspayment.
All proceeds will go directly to the partner organizations.
Do you have any healthcare-supporting organization or project you want to add in this list? Comment below.