ABS CBN: SKY, HBO and History Channel Mobilize Virtual Fundraiser for Odette Victims

More than a million Filipinos are still struggling to get back on their feet after the devastation caused by Super Typhoon Odette. To provide assistance, SKY, with the support of its distribution partners HBO and History Channel, joins the relief efforts of ABS-CBN and the ABS-CBN Foundation “Tulong-Tulong Sa Pag-Ahon: Isang Daan Sa Pagtutulungan” with their fundraiser, “Isang Daang Hakbang Sa Pagtutulungan: Kapamilya Virtual Race.”

From February 1, anyone can join the “Isang Daang Hakbang Sa Pagtutulungan: Kapamilya Virtual Run”, where participants can donate money and take up the “100 Hakbang Challenge” to help rescue survivors of ‘Odette.

Participants can participate in this virtual race for a good cause by simply sending a donation of P100 or P400 via the GCash, PayMaya or PayPal QR code of “Isang Daang Hakbang Sa Pagtutulungan: Kapamilya Virtual Run”. They can also deposit their cash donation via BDO (0039300-86136) or BPI (3051-1156-26). A donation of P100 can provide a food basket containing 1 kg of rice and two cans for one person, while a donation of P400 can provide 5 kg of rice and six cans for a family.

After submitting their donation, participants should go to www.runrio.com to register for “Isang Daang Hakbang Sa Pagtutulungan: Kapamilya Virtual Run” and submit their proof of donation. Further instructions on how to follow the virtual race results are detailed on the website.

Participants can also go the extra mile by making an additional donation and joining the Top Up Run categories. A donation of P800 or P1,200 will allow them to join the virtual 5K or 10K race, while also helping to provide food parcels to more families.

Registered participants can complete their virtual 100-step, 5k, or 10k run anywhere, anytime from February 5-28. Runners are encouraged to share their progress or show off their unlocked achievement by posting it on Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #100HakbangSaPagtutulungan and tag other friends to complete the challenge as well.

The graduates of the “100 Hakbang Challenge” will receive an e-badge while the graduates of the 5K and 10K Virtual Runs will receive an e-badge, an e-bib and a personalized e-certificate.

ABS-CBN and the ABS-CBN Foundation have launched “Tulong-Tulong sa Pag-ahon: Isang Daan sa Pagtutulungan”, the second phase of their fundraiser to benefit Odette survivors. As of January 25, the ABS-CBN Foundation has delivered food and basic necessities to a total of 141,634 families in different regions of Palawan, Visayas and Mindanao through donations. Through the fundraising efforts of “Isang Daang Hakbang Sa Pagtutulungan”, ABS-CBN and the ABS-CBN Foundation hope to reach out and help more families in need. The campaign’s DSWD solicitation authorization/permit number is DSWD-SB-SP-00026-21, valid nationwide until May 28, 2022.

Every step taken in this virtual Kapamilya race is for a good cause. Visit www.mysky.com.ph/100hakbang for more information on this fundraiser. Follow SKY on Facebook (fb.com/myskyupdates), Twitter (@myskyupdates) and Instagram (@myskyupdates) for more news and updates.