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Philippine Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda – company contributions to humanitarian aid (Nov 2013)

These are examples of significant company contributions to humanitarian aid through 14 November 2013. This is not a comprehensive list, and we will keep adding items as we learn about them.

Aboitiz: “Aboitiz sets up command center for ‘Yolanda’ victims”, ABS-CBN News, 10 Nov 2013

ABS-CBN: “Sagip Kapamilya accepts volunteers in relief efforts for Typhoon Yolanda survivors”, ANC, 11 Nov 2013

Air21: “Air21 relief drive”, Air21

Apple: “Apple Now Accepting Donations To Aid Philippine Typhoon Relief Efforts”, Aldrin Calimlim, 11 Nov 2013

Google: “Google Person Finder Helps Find PH Super Typhoon Haiyan Victims”, Kristin Dian Mariano, International Business Times, 11 Nov 2013

China Bank: “China Bank suspends operations of five branches in Visayas; launches donation drive”, China Bank, 11 Nov 2013

Citi Foundation: “Citi donates commissions to Philippine Red Cross”, Howard Winn, South China Morning Post, 12 Nov 2013

Deutsche Bank: “Deutsche Bank assists relief efforts in the Philippines”, Deutsche Bank, 12 Nov 2013

E. & J. Gallo Winery: “E. & J. Gallo Winery Contributes $100,000 to Philippine Typhoon Relief Fund”, winebusiness.com, 12 Nov 2013

GMA Network: “Telethon Hotline ng Operation Bayanihan, bukas na sa mga nais tumulong”, GMA News, 13 Nov 2013

Harbor Star Shipping: “Tugboat operator lends ship to PCG for relief operations”, Roderick L. Abad, Business Mirror, 11 Nov 2013

Ikea: “Ikea Foundation donates Euro 2 million to UNICEF to reach children and families affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan with critical supplies”, UNICEF, 11 Nov 2013

Jollibee: “Jollibee pledges P30-M for Yolanda-hit communities”, ABS-CBN, 13 Nov 2013

J.P. Morgan: “J.P. Morgan for Rebuild Philippines – Super Typhoon Haiyan”, Nov 2013

Lifeway Foods: “Lifeway Foods Responds to Typhoon Haiyan Crisis with Charity Miles Sponsorship – Company Begins “Giving Tuesday” Early to Aid Philippines Disaster Victims”, Sacramento Bee, 12 Nov 2013

MVP Group of Companies: “MVP Tulong Kapatid now has P31 M for Yolanda victims”, Philippine Star, 13 Nov 2013

NBA Cares: “NBA Cares: Launches Relief Efforts for the Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines”, Rachelle Corpuz, International Business Times, 11 Nov 2013

Pepsi: “PepsiCo donates $2m to Philippines Typhoon Haiyan disaster relief”, bakeryandsnacks.com, 13 Nov 2013

Philippine Airlines: “PAL Activates Humanitarian Cargo Grant”, Philippine Airlines, 11 Nov 2013

Philippine Disaster Recovery Foundation: “PDRF, other groups seek to raise over P9 M”, Philippine Star, 10 Nov 2013

Samsung Group: “Samsung Group offers $1-M aid to PH”, ABS-CBN News, 12 Nov 2013

San Miguel Corporation: “San Miguel commits drinking water, canned goods for ‘Yolanda’ victims”, Interaksyon, 9 Nov 2013

SM Group of Companies: “SM Foundation sends out 50,000 relief packs to Yolanda victims”, 12 Nov 2013

Sony: “Sony Donates 15 Million Yen to Philippines for Typhoon Relief Efforts”, Game Politics, 12 Nov 2013

Sun Life Financial: “Sun Life Financial contributes $100,000 to support flood relief in the Philippines”, Sun Life Financial, 10 Nov 2013

Sutter Health: “Sutter Health Gives $200,000 To Help Relief Efforts in the Philippines”, Sutter Health, 12 Nov 2013

Telstra: “Telstra announces free calls to Philippines”, Telstra, 11 Nov 2013

Texas Instruments: “Texas Instruments Foundation donates at least $100,000 to the Typhoon Relief Fund for the Philippines”, Dallas News, 13 Nov 2013

Toyota: “Toyota Provides Aid for Typhoon Haiyan Relief in the Philippines”, Toyota, Nov 2013

UPS: “UPS Pledges $1 Million in support of Typhoon Haiyan Victims for Recovery Efforts”, Wall Street Journal, 13 Nov 2013

Viber: “Typhoon Haiyan Relief – Free Calls Also to Non-Viber Numbers”, Viber

Vodafone: “Our response to typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines”, Vodafone, 12 Nov 2013

Walt Disney Company: “Walt Disney Company Donates Half-A-Million Dollars To Typhoon Haiyan Victims”, Look to the Stars, 13 Nov 2013

Yabu: “Yabu to donate 100% of Nov 13 profits to Typhoon Yolanda victims”, Coconuts Manila, 11 Nov 2013


Related stories:

-       “Businesses pitch in for Yolanda relief efforts”, Jovan Cerda, Philippine Star, 11 Nov 2013

-       “Restaurants chip in for ‘Yolanda’ victims”, ABS-CBN News, 11 Nov 2013

-       “Corporations pledge support for ‘Yolanda’ victims”, ABS-CBN News, 11 Nov 2013

-       “Business firms in Iloco Norte start relief drive for storm victims via social media”, Cristina Arzadon, Philippine Information Agency, 11 Nov 2013

-       “Phl’s top corporations chip in for typhoon victims”, Zinnia Dela Peña, Philippine Star, 12 Nov 2013

-       “Philippines Inc mobilizes aid for ‘Yolanda’ victims”, Krista Angela M. Montealegre and Euan Paulo C. Añonuevo, Interaksyon, 12 Nov 2013

-       “Big businesses join relief drive; SM gives P100M”, Daxim L. Lucas, Inquirer, 12 Nov 2013

-       “Artists, musicians, businesses organize relief efforts for Yolanda victims”, Bong Sta. Maria, GMA News, 13 Nov 2013