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    Seaoil Foundation Supports Local NGOs’ Call for Private Sector Investment in Emergency Response

    Last February 11, 2019, the Shared Aid Fund for Emergency Response (SAFER) Foundation held “Typhoon Ompong: Recovery and Rehabilitation Project”, a discussion on humanitarian funding for ongoing humanitarian initiatives with corporations and their foundations. Founded by CODE-NGO, Humanitarian Response Consortium and NASSA/Caritas Philippines, SAFER is the first joint fundraising initiative in the Philippines that supports local NGOs providing relief and assistance to disaster-affected communiti...  Read More...

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    Appeal Report: Tropical Depression Usman

    Appeal Report: Tropical Depression Usman Strong winds and continuous rains damaged the homes and livelihoods of residents in Baco, Oriental Mindoro. Kaunsayan Formation for Community Development, Inc. (KAFCODE), a local NGO based in Oriental Mindoro assessed 7 barangays.   Read More...

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    SAFER Foundation Featured in 2 local Radio Shows

    SAFER Foundation and their latest appeal for Tropical Depression Usman was featured in DZXL 558 Manila (February 3, 2019) and De La Salle University's Green Giant FM (February 1, 2019).GREEN GIANT FMJoaquin Ng, Sheena Pena, Melinda Gabuya and Quadro JoaquinGreen Giant FM hosts Francisco Gerardo V Joaquin IV and Joaquin Antonio Ng guested SAFER's Melinda Gabuya (Program Manager) and Sheena Peña (Communications Specialist) last February 1, 2019 in their 3:30pm segment.Link...  Read More...

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    Help 40 Families Recover from Typhoon Usman in Baco, Oriental Mindoro

    ORIENTAL MINDORO, Philippines—One of the worst nightmares for a family is to lose their home and livelihood to strong winds and unrelenting rains, sometimes overnight. For the 40 families affected by Typhoon Usman, which recently hit Mindoro, this nightmare has turned into reality.Municipal government of Baco had declared State of Calamity by the afternoon of December 30 while the Provincial government of Oriental Mindoro declared province-wide State of Calamity on December 31, 2019. Due t...  Read More...

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    SAFER and Word of Mouth Fundraising Report

    Last December 1, 2018, SAFER Foundation partnered with Word of Mouth for a night of raw and honest stories on ‘Survival’. The event was held in Hineleban Café, Makati. Tales ranged from trying to live the American Dream to rescuing survivors from Marawi.Registration for the sessionSome of the memorable quotes include (names not included for confidentiality):\“I survived the insanity.   Read More...