As the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to affect the lives of Filipinos, with an extreme enhanced community quarantine over Luzon imposed following a rise in confirmed cases that now stand at 552, celebrities were doing their best to help our frontliners who are battling the spread of the virus.
Local celebrities are pooling together their resources to help those affected by the lockdown.
Vice Ganda and his team donates boxes of face masks, disposable medical gloves, safety goggles, alcohol, and disinfectant spray to a number of hospitals across the metro.
In all caps, Vice Ganda told the country's health workers: “Maraming maraming salamat po sa lahat ng mga frontliners para sa pagmamahal at pagkalinga ninyo sa mga madlang people!!! Mabuhay po kayo! Pagpalain ng Diyos ang inyong kabayanihan.”
Angel Locsin, fiance Neil Arce, and their group of friends set up sleeping quarters for our doctors nurses and essential workers. They also provided food for those patrolling Lakeshore, Taguig.
Alex Gonzaga distributed relief goods to families in Taytay, Rizal. The actress put together the bags of relief goods with the help of her fans and volunteers.
The Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray is also calling for donations for families in Smokey mountain. Aside from Gray, her fellow celebrities Kean Cipriano and Matteo Guidicelli have raised over $4 million for other families across the nation that are also struggling.