Caritas Manila, Viva hold benefit concert for churches hit by Typhoon Odette

This online event is set to be streamed at KTX.ph

Editor’s note: This press release is sponsored by Viva and was handled by BrandRap, the sales and marketing arm of Rappler. No member of the news and editorial team participated in the publishing of this piece.

Caritas Manila and Viva Live Inc. will team up to stage “PADAYON: Pag-ibig, Damayan sa Pag-ahon!” on March 25, 2022. Through this online benefit concert, Caritas Manila aims to raise P20,000,000 for the reconstruction of Catholic churches and chapels in Visayas and Mindanao that were badly affected by Typhoon Odette. Funds will be used to build 3-in-1 multipurpose chapels – to serve as places of worship, evacuation centers, and community venues.

Proceeds will go to the following dioceses:

Archdiocese of Cebu

  • Our Lady of Fatima Chapel
  • Sto. Tomas de Villanueva Church

Diocese of Dumaguete

  • st. Francis of Assisi
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Quasi Parish
  • Sto. Niño Parish

Diocese of Maasin

  • st. Michael the Archangel Parish
  • Amparo Heritage Church

Apostolic Vicariate of Puerto Princesa

  • San Isidro Labrador Chapel
  • Candelaria Chapel
  • San Carlos Borromeo Chapel
  • San Jose Chapel
  • st. Joseph Chapel
  • Sts. Peter and Paul Chapel

Apostolic Vicariate of Taytay

  • San Lorenzo Ruiz Parish
  • Sta. Monica Parish
  • st. Isidore the Farmer Parish

Diocese of Tagbilaran

  • Sto. Niño Parish
  • st. Isidore the Farmer Parish

Diocese of Talibon

  • Our Lady of Peace Chaplaincy Church
  • Saint Vincent Ferrer Parish

Diocese of Kabankalan

  • st. John the Baptist Parish Church

Diocese of San Carlos

Diocese of Surigao

The concert will feature live performances by these Viva artists: Sarah Geronimo-Guidicelli, Matteo Guidicelli, Mark Bautista, Alamat, Angelo Garcia, Atsaka, Bandang Lapis, Caleb Santos, Ethan Loukas, Ezro, Ferodina, Guji Lorenzana, Jehramae Trangia, Jerald Napoles , Katrina Velarde, Kayla Miel Camerong, Kim Molina, Lyca Gairanod, Magnus Haven, Marielle Belleza, PPOP Generation, Rob Deniel, The Juans, This Band, Thyro Alfaro, and Yumi Lacsamana.

There will also be a special participation by His Eminence Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, the president of Caritas Internationalis and former Archbishop of Manila.

Tickets can be purchased through KTX.ph and Caritas Manila’s online donation portals.

The prices are as follows:

  • P1,000 for electrical materials
  • P3,000 for roofing materials
  • P5,000 for structural materials

For those donating through the online donation portals, kindly send the proof of donation to individualgiving@caritasmanila.org.ph or the Caritas Manila Facebook page for verification, which is required before sending you a unique link to watch the benefit concert. The links will be available for 24 hours beginning March 25, 2022.

For corporate donors and sponsorships, here are the packages:

  • Gift of Love – for every P1,000,000 donation
  • Gift of Hope – for every P500,000 donation
  • Gift of Faith – for every P100,000 donation

In return, your institution will get these values:

  • A Certificate of Donation will be issued to the corresponding cash donation for tax deduction purposes.
  • The company’s brand logo will be placed on the official poster and all promotional materials as an opportunity for advertisement. These will be published on the social media accounts and websites of Caritas Manila and Viva, Inc.
  • The brand logo will also be placed on the livestream frame of the benefit concert.
  • Sponsorship spiel by the hosts during the benefit concert

For other queries, Ms. Rye Zotomayor, head of financial stewardship division, can be reached at partnerships_events@caritasmanila.org.ph or +639-17595-5083.

“It is more blessed to give than to receive.” Acts 20:35

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