Information on Effects of the Southwest Monsoon Haikui

According to the situation report issued by the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) of the Philippines, a total of 454,093 families or 1,953,481 persons were affected by the Southwest Monsoon enhanced by tropical storm “Haikui”.  Nineteen (19) persons were reported dead, nine (9) of which were from Barangay Commonwealth in Quezon City due to a landslide incident caused by heavy rains.

The Southwest Monsoon enhanced by TS Haikui located 300 kilometers Northeast of Taiwan brought heavy to intense and frequent rains over Luzon since August 6.  A total of 89 cities and municipalities from the National Capital Region (NCR), Regions I, III and IV-A had severe flooding.  NCR was the hardest hit of all the affected areas, according to NDRRMC.

According to the forecast of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), Luzon will still experience occasional rains, becoming frequent, which may trigger flash floods especially in low-lying areas around Metro Manila.

Those who wish to send donations may do so through the following channels:

Cash Donations:

  1. 1.    National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council

Bank Name:                   Development Bank of the Philippines

Account Name:              NDRRMC Donated Funds

Account No:                   0435-021927-130 (Peso Account)

0435-021927-530 (Dollar Acount)

Swift Code:                     DBPHPMM Account # 36002016

Address:                          Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP), Camp Aguinaldo Branch, PVAO Compound, Camp Aguinaldo Quezon City, Philippines 1110

Contact Nos:                  +632 421 1920; 911 5061 up to 65 local 116




  1. 2.    Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)

Bank Name:       Land Bank of the Philippines (Batasan, Quezon City branch)

Account No:       3124-0055-81

Address:              Land Bank of the Philippines, Batasan, Quezon City, Philippines

Focal Person:    Ms. Fe Catalina Ea

Cash Division

Contact Nos:      +632 931 8101 loc. 226; Mobile: +632 918 628 1897


  1. 3.    Philippine Red Cross (PRC)


Contact No:        +632 527 000

Bank Accounts for Donations:

A) Banco de Oro

Peso: 00-453-0018647; Dollar: 10-453-0039482

Swift Code: BNORPHMM


B) Metrobank

Peso: 151-3-04163228; Dollar: 151-2-15100218-2

Swift Code: MBTCPHMM


C) Philippine National Bank

Peso: 3752-8350-0034; Dollar: 3752-8350-0042

Swift Code: PNBMPHMM


D) Unionbank of the Philippines

Peso: 1015-4000-0201; Dollar: 1315-4000-0090

Swift Code: UBPHPHMM


*Per the PRC website, “For donations to be properly acknowledged, please fax the bank transaction slip at PRC nos. +632 527 0575 or +632 404 0979 with your name, address and contact number.”

Donations in kind may be sent to the DSWD National Resource Operations Center (NROC) with address: DSWD, Chapel Road, Pasay City, Philippines.  Contact person: Ms. Francia Fabian +632 918 930 2356

For more information please visit the NDRRMC website at