Crossing Lais, Philippines - Since February 6th, when UNITED SIKHS handed over 18 new homes to the Filipino community, 25 more homes were handed over to the typhoon affected families in Crossing Lais Village, Philippines on March 10th.
Philippines - UNITED SIKHS has accomplished another momentous milestone in our efforts to join the humanitarian response to help the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. On February 6th, the organization handed over 18 new homes to those who were directly affected by the devastating disaster that has ravaged a number of Islands across the Philippines.
8 Homes in 8 Weeks- UNITED SIKHS AID Relief in Philippines
January 24, 2014
Panay Island, Philippines- On January 17th, 2013, the UNITED SIKHS Haiyan Relief Team officially handed over the first eight houses to the Typhoon Haiyan Survivors in the village Crossing Lais, Binuntucan, Panay Island. The Vice Governor, Esteban Evan 'Nonoy' B. Contreras, of Capiz, Panay Island, Philippines joined in the presentation of the homes to the new owners.
Tacloban, Philippines - Philippines President Benigno Aquino has declared a state of national calamity to ignite immediate relief efforts for victims of Typhoon Haiyan. Typhoon Haiyan will go down in history as one of the most powerful storms to impact the island nation. Over 11 million affected by the storm. Thousands feared dead. Over 673,000 left homeless. UNITED SIKHS has initiated our Philippines Relief Effort and is working to gather resources and build a team of volunteers, including medi
Philippines Needs Your Help!
Nov 22, 2013
Philippines, 18th November 2013 - UNITED SIKHS Sikh Aid relief team has reached Philippines. Volunteers Rishiwant Singh and Kiran Singh are leading the relief efforts. The first batch of goods and supplies have filled the UNITED SIKHS stock room in Khalsa Diwan Sikh Gurdwara, Manila. The Department of Agriculture reports a shortage of certified rice seeds critical to rice-growing areas of Leyte and Samar regions.