Ride, Rock and Relief – August 12, 2012



Dakila – Philippine Collective for Modern Heroism, Yadu 621, and Bikekada – Manila Urban Cycling Community will be having its second Ride and Rock Relief in partnership with The Collective, Manila Fixed Gear, POWPinay, Folding Bike Pilipinas, Tryon Marketing, MTB Brothers, Kaffir, Calle, Surf United Philippines, Mochiko, Agimat.net, and Mr. Zaldy Austria.

The first Ride and Rock Relief happened in December 29, 2011 and brought together musicians, cyclists, tattoo artists, and volunteers to join forces in the efforts to raise funds and gather relief goods for the victims of Sendong in Iligan and Cagayan de Oro.

This time, the second Ride and Rock Relief will be for the benefit of the monsoon victims in Malabon City through Gawad Kalinga.

We would like to invite you to the event to help bring donations and pack goods at Yadu Store, The Collective, Malugay, Makati (Please see map below).


Ride, Rock and Relief
August 12, 2012
Ride: 8AM–9:30AM (See ride details for more information)
Receiving of relief goods: 10AM-3PM (Goods will not be accepted after cut-off time)
Delivering of goods: 4PM-5PM
Yadu Store, The Collective, Makati City

– A relief drive through cycling, music, and art. (Please see more information below)


1. Meet-up point #1: Cubao-X, Cubao
a. Assembly: 8am
b. Ride out: 8:30am
c. Route: To be announced and led by Drew Calacas of MTB Brothers

2. Meet-up point #2: Jetti MOA, Pasay
a. Assembly: 7:30am
b. Ride out: 8am
c. Route: To be announced and led by Melissa Sambajon of POWPinay!

3. Meet-up point #3: Greenhills Shopping Center bike parking, San Juan
a. Assembly: 8am
b. Ride out: 8:30am
c. Route: To be announced and led by Joey Tan of Firefly Brigade

4. Meet-up point #4: Calle, 14 San Guillermo Ave. Buting Pasig City.
a. Assembly: 8am
b. Ride out: 8:30am
c. Route: To be announced and led by Mai Mailan of Manila Fixed Gear

– Bring relief goods
– Wear head protection gear
– Bring raincoat (just in case)
– Bring head and tail lights (just in case)
– Bring your own water
– Bring your own snacks/baon (There’s a nearby 711 where you can buy food and drinks in the morning)

– 08:00am – 09:30am – Ride from four different meet-up points
– 09:30am – 10:00am – Cyclists will converge at Yadu Store.
– 10:00am – 03:00pm – Upon arriving at Yadu Store, cyclists, artists, musicians, and all volunteers will be asked to help in the registration and will be tasked to help out in segregating, packing, and labeling the relief goods. Goods delivered after 3pm will not be accepted.
– 03:00pm – 04:00pm – Loading of relief goods inside cars/vans/trucks.
– 04:00pm – 05:00pm – Transporting of relief goods to the Head Quarters of Gawad Kalinga in Quezon City. Gawad Kalinga will distribute all collected goods to Malabon City.

While this is all happening, Musicians/Artists will be jamming inside Yadu Store from 1pm – 4pm. Artist/Musicians line-up to be announced soon.

1. What we can give:
– Easy to cook, not easily perishable food (instant noodles, canned goods)
– Potable water
– Hygienic products (toilet papers, sanitary napkins, underwear, diapers)
– Medicines and first aid kit (alcohol, betadine, band-aids, etc.)
– Blankets
– Slippers, boots, and rubber shoes (shoes with heels will not be accepted)
– Clothes (please give proper clothes, not torn clothes)
– Rain coats
– Umbrellas

2. What we will need for packing the relief goods:
– Balik-Bayan or any kind of boxes
– HUGE garbage bags or sako for relief goods
– Packaging tapes
– Masking tapes
– Packing ropes
– Clean bond papers
– Permanent markers/Pentel pens to label the relief boxes

3. What we can do:
– Give relief goods
– Volunteer to pack, segregate, label, and box relief goods
– Sponsor a truck/big closed container van to transport all relief goods from Makati to QC
– Volunteer your car to transport relief goods from Makati to QC
– Feed and hydrate the volunteers
– Give cash donation (please see bank details below)
– Dakila – Philippine Collective for Modern Heroism, Inc.
– Banco de Oro
– Loyola Heights Berkeley Residences Branch
– Savings Account No. 003570047800

Reminders for everyone:
– Bring umbrella/raincoat (just in case)
– Bring face towel, baby wipes, hand sanitizers
– Bring extra shirt
– Bring your own water
– Bring your own snacks/baon (There’s a nearby 711 where you can buy food and drinks in the morning. Most eating establishments at The Collective open at lunch time.)
– Thank you very much and hope to see you all there! This is bayanihan. This is putting our passion into action for our Nation.

Project Head
Kate Lim

Cyclists and Project Coordinator
Nityalila Saulo

Musician/Artist Coordinator
Miko Aguilar

Media Coordinator
Ayeen Karunungan

DAKILA: https://www.facebook.com/dakila.philippines
RIDE ROCK RELIEF: https://www.facebook.com/RideRockRelief
BIKEKADA: https://www.facebook.com/bikekada
YADU BAGS: https://www.facebook.com/YaduBags

For more information:
Please call Dakila – Philippine Collective for Modern Heroism office

Hotline: (02)434-4309
Cellphone: (0905)429-2539
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.dakila.org.ph

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