Thursday, October 18, 2012

Habitat for Humanity's Ayos Bahay Challenge

Habitat for Humanity Philippines Ayos Bahay Challenge


If you are one of the people who are searching for something, for meaning, for a way to extend your help in some way or another, it is easy as A-B-C.

Join Habitat for Humanity Philippines' Ayos Bahay Challange. The one-pager picture here would tell you all about the Ayos Bahay Challenge but if you want to continue reading here is how:

Habitat for Humanity Philippines launched "Ayos Bahay Ayos Buhay, Ayos Bayan" as the theme for its 25th year anniversary on May 2013.

One of the signature events for this year's celebration is the Ayos Bahay Challenge, a pro-active disaster response and risk mitigation program of Habitat that targets to distribute shelter repair kits and home improvement kits to disaster-prone areas in the country.

The Challenge

  • To respond to the immediate shelter needs of families affected by or susceptible to calamities through shelter repair kits; 
  •  To develop shelter preparedness against disasters through home improvement kits.

The Target
 

25,000 Filipino families in identified disaster prone cities and municipalities in the country.


The Kit Content

Kit content is based on the assessment of the Habitat Team on the materials and tools needed by the community. Each kit content is customized per family need per site distribution.

The Ayos Bahay Challenge Shelter Repair Kit will contain:

1. Fiber Cement Board
2. Good Lumber
3. G.I. Sheets
4. Common Wire Nail
5. Fiber Nails
6. Handsaw
7. Hammer
8. Roof Sealant


During the distribution, training for the families are also offered:

1. Financial literacy for disaster preparedness in partnership with Globe Banko
2. Orientation on tools and materials application


How to Help:

Each kit costs Php 12,000, but Habitat for Humanity Philippines accepts any amount in cash and in kind.

1. Deposit:
Account Name: Habitat for Humanity Philippines Foundation, Inc.
BPI Current Account: 2421-0018-82

Please fax your deposit slip to 856-5389 with your name and contact details.

2. G-Cash
Text: DONATE AMOUNT (MPIN) HABITAT send to 2882.

3. Online giving:
visit: http://www.give2habitat.org/philippines/abc   
 
  
Go do your part and take action. Help build homes, help build better lives.



 

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