Lovi Poe raises funds for street children affected by lockdown

With lockdown imposed in different parts of the world, celebrities have taken it to social media to raise funds for people who are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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One of the many celebrities who is using social media to reach out to their followers is actress Lovi Poe. In partnership with Childhope Philippines, she posted a video on Instagram asking her followers to donate if they can. She is reaching out to her followers to raise money for street children and families who are affected by the pandemic.

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Hi everyone! Our street children need your help and compassion now more than ever. ♥️ This pandemic has led to scary and uncertain times for many of us. In the past days, @childhope_ph has joined our frontliners distribute relief but we need to help 500 more families so they can have food to eat as the days go by. If you can, please donate to Child Hope Philippines. ?? A thousand pesos can feed a family for one week, but any amount is a big help and financial assistance will go a long way: 1. BDO: Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc. Account No: 002 630 1027 65 2. BPI: Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc. Peso Account: 3281- 0275 – 48 US Dollar Account: 3284-0667-73 Euro Account: 3284-0699-18 Swift Code: B0PIPHMM 3. PAYPAL: Go to bit.ly/DonateToStreetChildren 4. GCASH: Step 1: Donate now through Pay Bills in the GCash app Step 2: Search for “Change For 100 by Childhope” in Others! For more information, you may also contact 09171005303 or email igivehope@childhope.org.ph #weareone #HealPh #deliveringhope

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In the video, she says that these street children need our help now more than ever. With many people left without a home, they become very vulnerable during this crisis.

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She said that a donation of P1,000 can go a long way since it would help feed a family for one whole week. However, any amount will also do so that they could help feed these street children and families.

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