Sagip Kapamilya assists Pepeng victims

Posted at 10/09/09 8:21 PM

MANILA - ABS-CBN's Sagip Kapamilya relief effort for victims of tropical storm Ondoy in Metro Manila and in Southern Tagalog region is also being tapped to help the victims of typhoon Pepeng in northern Luzon.

In a statement on Friday, ABS-CBN said Sagip Kapamilya is already helping victims of Pepeng in northern Luzon through ABS-CBN Regional Network Group.

"Ang ABS-CBN ay muling nakikiisa sa sambayanang Pilipino sa pagtulong sa ating mga kababayang nasalanta naman ngayon ng bagyong Pepeng. Ang Sagip Kapamilya na patuloy ang pagbibigay ng relief  sa mga biktima ni Ondoy sa Mega Manila at mga karatig pook ay  tumutulong na rin sa mga  nasalanta ni Pepeng sa Northern Luzon," ABS-CBN's Corporate Communications said.

As of 5:30 pm Friday, Sagip Kapamilya had received P108 million in cash donations and P118.7 million worth of donations in kind.

Sagip Kapamilya volunteers have served around 375,000 families, assisted in 33 schools and over 10,000 patients in medical missions.

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