Set of programs created to collate support for victims of typhoons
Guien Eidrefson Garma
The Graduate School Student Council (GSSC) spearheaded Oplan Bayanihan, together with the International House, ACCI and NCPC Dormitories, International Students Association (ISA-SSA), Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Yakap Kalikasan, Environmental Science Society, Red Cross Youth of UPLB (RCY-UPLB), and Earth Savers International.
Niel Ningal, chairperson of GSSC, told [P] through a text message that as of Sunday afternoon, they were able to collect P7,350 worth of cash donations. However, as of press time, there is still no available data on in-kind donations.
The GSSC has also set a “Massage for a Cause” event on August 27 to 28 at the Graduate School conference room as part of their relief efforts.
GSSC is still accepting cash and check donations (Graduate School Student Council, Planters Bank Branch 76 – UP Los Baños Branch, Account Number: 0176041137) and donations in kind at the Graduate School convergence area located at the Graduate School/International House compound. [P]