Philippine Red Cross
Red Cross/Red Crescent Movement based in Philippines

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02 May 2016 description

More than 1,900 completed shelters made for typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) affected families in Bantayan Island in Cebu were formally turned over to the beneficiaries by the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) on May 1, 2016.

The shelter project in Bantayan Island, particularly in the municipalities of Madridejos and Bantayan, were done by the PRC in partnership with German Red Cross and was done under PRC’s Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Program. More than 500 houses are still to be built in Bantayan Island for those who lost their homes to typhoon Yolanda in November 2013.

22 Mar 2016 description

Philippine Red Cross (PRC) joined other stakeholders in promoting awareness on the global water crisis and the importance of handwashing for children who usually fall prey to water-related diseases, during the Presidential Conference on WASH in Schools, organized by Rotary International last March 18-19, 2016 at the Marriot Hotel in Pasay City.

09 Mar 2016 description

In view of the recent news of an American woman who tested positive for the Zika virus after a four-week visit to the Philippines, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) reiterated its message for the public to remain vigilant against the Zika virus by preventing carrier mosquitoes from breeding.

“Although there is no outbreak of Zika in the country yet, I urge everyone not to be complacent. Always be vigilant against Zika or Dengue carrying mosquitoes,” said PRC chairman Richard Gordon.

08 Mar 2016 description

Communities in Zamboanga City that are experiencing low water pressure or no water supply because of the El Niño phenomenon now have access to clean water for drinking and other uses, thanks to the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) which provided water for the affected communities.

PRC Zamboanga City chapter, in collaboration with the Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD), established an operation to support the needs for water supply of the different barangays with no water or has low water pressure, especially for drinking and domestic use.

06 Jan 2016 description

Even during the Christmas holidays, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) goes out on its way to alleviate the suffering of typhoon-affected families in the country, the foremost humanitarian organization in the country, supported by the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), distributed more than P5-million in unconditional cash grant to more than a thousand typhoon Lando-affected families in Nueva Ecija.

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Jobs

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28 Sep 2015 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Prepare, examine and maintain accounting records, financial statements, ledgers and other financial reports with a focus on accuracy, completeness, and adherence to reporting and procedural standards

• Record, sort & classify financial transactions in legers and journals

• Process liquidations and reimbursement of expenses

• Assist in preparation of budgets

Minimum Required Profile:

• Bachelor of Science Degree (4 Year) in Commerce/Business Administration/Accounting or related field

01 Sep 2015 description
job Closing date: 31 Aug 2016 Philippine National Red Cross

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Maintain and operate a Red Cross vehicle

• Provide safe and timely transportation

• Maintain log and/or record of all travel and transportation details

• Communicate regularly with Chapter Head Driver regarding location and travel plans

Minimum Required Profile:

• High School Graduate

• Valid Driver’s License with no restrictions

• Minimum 1 year experience as a professional driver