Eight days ago we started fundraising for Helping Hands for Tacloban properly. We thought our target of $6000 (£3570) was ambitious, but that we might be able to achieve it.
To use Jackie’s expression, we’ve been completely floored. Thanks to the amazing generosity of some seriously lovely people, we have already gone OVER our target. Thank you to every one of you who has donated.
Jackie has been talking to a few barangay captains (a barangay is a geographical area, the captains are elected officials to work with the community) in the areas we want to help. We have some amazing projects that we have agreed to commit your donations to – Jackie will be blogging about them very soon – but the conversations have also confirmed what we knew already – there is so much more that is needed.
So, we’ve increased our target to and even more gulp…
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