How to help the Philippines

If you are looking for ways to help those affected by the typhoon in the Phillipeans, here are a couple of options for you.

Samaritan’s Purse is responding in Jesus’ Name to the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan. Your gift will help us to quickly meet emergency needs such as clean water, nutrition, and basic hygiene to help bring hope and reduce suffering. All your donations, made between November 9 and December 8, are eligible to be matched by the Canadian government.

To help the UN’s World Food Program, text "Relief Now" to 45678 to donate $10 for the emergency operations in the Philippines.

Text REDCROSS to 30333

Relatives and friends seeking information on Canadian citizens believed
to be in the affected areas should contact the Emergency Watch and
Response Centre by calling 1-800-387-3124 or 613-996-8885 or e-mail