How to Find Lost Relatives from Super Typhoon Yolanda / Haiyan: Google Person Finder and Mobile App
If you’re one of the many people still looking for a lost loved one from the devastating super typhoon Yolanda (international call sign Haiyan), then try to use the Google Person Finder here – https://google.org/personfinder/2013-yolanda
Google has set up this person finder for Super Typhoon Yolanda / Haiyan where you can choose from two main options: “I’m looking fro someone” or “I have information about someone”
With that said, please also enter any information you have of anyone who might be looking for their relatives, friends or loved ones. Many people out there still have not had contact with their families.
Moreover, there is also a mobile version available for this Google Person Finder that is currently tracking about 61000 records.
The Google Person Finder Mobile version is available. You can also search with SMS by texting 2662999 (Globe), 4664999 (SMART), 22020999 (Sun), or +16508003977 with the message Search [name]. For example, to search for Joshua, text Search Joshua
PLEASE NOTE: On active Person Finder sites, all data entered is available to the public and usable by anyone. Google does not review or verify the accuracy of this data.
If you want to help in more ways, here is a list of verified legitimate organizations you can send donations or help to – https://www.wheninmanila.com/verified-legit-ways-to-help-super-typhoon-haiyan-yolanda-victims-how-to-donate-or-volunteer-with-legitimate-organizations/