Typhoon Melor hits the Philippines: where to donate

 Residents wade through a flooded street after heavy rain at Candaba town, Pampanga province, north of Manila, December 17, 2015. – Reuters pic, December 20, 2015.
“Residents wade through a flooded street after heavy rain at Candaba town, Pampanga province, north of Manila, December 17, 2015” (Reuters | via)

If we could leave aside the incredibly important controversy over who won the Miss Universe pageant last night (congratulations to Miss Philippians, by the way), the Philippines has been hit by two separate tropical weather events in the past week: Typhoon Melor last Monday and tropical depression Onyok at the end of last week. The death toll is up to 45, with thousands displaced and massive flooding over parts of the country. If you’re able, please consider giving to relief efforts like the following:

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