Chennai is receiving it’s largest showers in the last decade. But the unexpected rains have left the residents in difficulty. Chennaites have joined hands to feed and shelter each other in this dire situation. People outside Chennai can also contribute to support them in many ways. Here are few things you can do to become a supporter for the relief of flood affected people in Chennai.
Donate relief materials
Mr Ram Kashyap is volunteering to shuttle between Bangalore and Chennai with supplies. You can contribute food supplies, containers, paper cups and plates, rain coats and umbrellas. You can contact him directly at: +91-8147558586.
(Direct link to his Facebook post: http://on.fb.me/1TtHpqB)!
For fuel donations:
A/C Number: 50100014893653
IFSC Code : HDFC0000184
Current drop points:
Indranagar : Ram Kashyap – 8147558586
Madiwala : Siva Mani – 8050774325
Banashankari : Swathi – 9686201131
Whitefield: Nishavitha Shweta – 7760423660
ShanthiNagar: Benjamin – 9886359662
Marathally/K R Puram: Ila Asthana – 9940350912
Frazer Town, Kammanahalli, Banaswadi: Aishwarya Thilak – 7829382868
Kalyan Nagar: Ram Kumar – 9686688900
Bannerughatta road: Navin – 9902053475
Donors: Please fill in donor details here: http://bit.ly/1QT3CQl
CMRIT(Near ITPL, Whitefield)
A few students of CMRIT (located near ITPL whitefield), have pitched in to hire a lorry to send supplies to chennai.
Collecting the following supplies at the college campus tomorrow :
1. Durable food – biscuits, noodles, milk packets, water packets, cereals.
2. Blankets, bed spreads
3. Charged power banks
4. Medical help: band aids, paracetamol, cough syrups, rantac 150mg
5. Raincoats, umbrellas, gloves
6. Sanitary napkins, diapers
7. Candles, torches, ropes.
For any further queries contact:
9036008707 – Priyanshi
9731604411 – Deepti
‘Coimbatore for Tamil Nadu’ have arranged Collection Boxes in all the Branches of Supreme paradise (Coimbatore & Tiruppur).
You can contribute Food ( Bread Packets / Biscuits ), Medicines , Clothes and Blankets for the people who are at chennai floods. All the collected Items will be sent to Chennai.
Collection Boxes Kept at Below Supreme Paradise Branches.
1. 100 Feet Road – Gandhipuram
2. Hopes College BusStop – Avinashi Road.
1. Harvey Road- Near Railway Flyover
2. MGB Complex Branch
3. Near New BusStand.
4. Dharapuram Road Branch.
Contact 78670 88302 for any Assistance/Queries.
2. General Hospital Junction
Radio mirchi office, 3rd floor, Andoor Buildings, General Hospital Junction Trivandrum. 0471 4431983
Donate money to organisations involved in disaster relief
- Rapid Response is an NGO providing relief for flood affected areas. They are actively involved in Chennai disaster relief.
Account Name: Rapid Response
Account Number: 0564053000003342
Swift Code: SOININ55
IFSC Code: SIBL0000564
Bank: The South Indian Bank
- Donate to the crowdfunding campaign which is using the money to support organisations in Chennai who are providing food and medicine for people in distress.
- Women Of Worth is providing blankets, mats, tarpaulin covers to people in some of the badly affected areas.
Online Transfer Details(Within India):
Account Name: Women of Worth – A unit of Provide
Account Number: 50100113961963
Bank: HDFC Bank Ltd, Kottivakkam, HDFC0000500
Account Name: Powerhouse church (WOW is a non-profit affiliated to Powerhouse Church)
Account Number: 01241170000018
Bank: HDFC Bank Ltd, Kilpauk, HDFC0000124
Cheques to be drawn in favour of Powerhouse Church
- World Vision India is working in areas including Egmore, Perungudi, Madipakkam and Pallavaram. Provisions, bed sheets, clothes, towels, plastic mats and wash kits are being supplied to children and families in the communities they serve.
- RJ Balaji from Big FM is coordinating with volunteers and providing support in Chennai. Donate money to support their initiatives.
A/c Name: V Trust,
A/C NO: 533102010503421,
UNION BANK OF INDIA,
IFSC CODE: UBIN0553310.
- Donate to Bhumi for
Help someone who need to recharge their phone
Help someone who is in distress, to recharge their phones. Paytm will recharge anyone’s number with Rs: 30. Just drop a call to 18001030033.
Buy a meal for someone in Chennai
You can donate meals to people in Chennai through Zomato. For every meal you donate, Zomato will also donate an extra meal.
We will keep this page updated. Please comment if you know similar initiatives to support the Chennai flood relief.