Caceres Archbishop and Caritas Caceres Appeal for Taal Victims’ Assistance

Rev. Fr. Marcel Emmanuel DP. Real, head of Caritas Caceres, sent this message to the clergy of Caceres: “Dear Fathers (and faithful of Caceres), in behalf of LASAC (Lipa Archdiocesan Social Action Center), Archbishop Rolando J. Tria Tirona is making this urgent appeal for prayers and financial support for the many people affected and displaced by the Taal Volcano eruption.

We can ask for support from our parishioners through second collections.


All donations may be sent to the Archbishop Residence.”

Meanwhile, Most Rev. Gilbert A. Garcera, DD, the Bicolano Archbishop of Lipa, Batangas, warned the public from fraudulent accounts. So he sent the contact number of the proper office that will receive donations for those victims of the eruption of the Taal Volcano:

FOR DONATION, INQUIRY AND UPDATES, please contact Rev. Fr. Jazz Siapco, the Social Action Director of the Lipa Archdiocesan Social Action Center (LASAC)

Here are the authorized contact numbers for donation.

0943 404 8057 0925 559 5968 0917 508 9701 0917 704 5064

Other numbers or contact are not authorized by the archdiocese.

No bank account will be publicly published. Hence, please contact the above numbers, and beware of fake numbers or scam. * * * We pray for those who are affected by the Eruption of the Taal Volcano. In solidarity with them, we appeal for your generosity, especially for those who are currently in various evacuation centers. -CCComNews (Credit to the photo owner)