MANILA, PHILIPPINES, January 15 – Lazada rallies Filipinos to donate essentials and provide support to tens of thousands of inhabitants and animals affected by the Taal volcano’s eruption since last Saturday.
Through its LazadaforGood Digital Giving Platform, Lazada introduces an easier and instant way to donate digitally on its app.
With the help of two partners, Caritas Manila and Pedigree Philippines, people can donate online starting at P50.
• Caritas Manila, a humanitarian, development and advocacy arm of the Catholic Church in the Philippines are donating supplies such as Food, Clean Water, Sleeping Mats, Hygiene Supplies, Face Masks, and more. Support by donating vouchers ranging from P50 to P1000 to cover these essentials.
• Pedigree Philippines LazMall store is calling for pet food donations where proceeds will be donated to PETA Asia, an Asia-based animal rights group, to help feed stray animals stranded from the evacuation. Support by donating Pedigree products from P75 to provide 4 meals for 1 animal up to P1,400 to provide 100 meals for animals.
Follow these five simple steps to donate online today:
The Department of Health (DOH) has also warned the public of potential health risks and conditions when exposed to volcanic ash such as nose and throat irritation, coughing, bronchitis-like illness, discomfort while breathing, eye irritation, and minor skin problems.
Protect yourself and loved ones with these essentials:
1. Face Masks
2. First Aid Supplies
3. Personal Hygiene Supplies
4. Food Supplies
5. Protective Wear
6. Vitamins and Medicines
7. Portable Devices
8. Cleaning Equipment
9. Emergency Accessories
10. Health Monitor & Other Supplies
To find out more about Lazada’s Tulong For Taal Donation Drive, visit Lazada.com.ph.