Comedian Vice Ganda took to social media to announce that his FUNDkabogable donation drive has already raised nearly P900,000. The proceeds of which will go to the victims of Typhoon Ulysses.
In his donation drive’s transparency report, they thanked those who helped them raise P875,775 pesos.
On Saturday, Vice announced to his “little ponies” that he is opening a donation drive so that they could collectively help in aiding the needs of the typhoon victims.
“Samahan nyo kong makalikom ng pantawid krisis para sa ating mga kababayan. Anumang halaga ay buong puso kong pasasalamatan. Ngayon pa lang MARAMING MARAMING SALAMAT,” he wrote.
In yesterday’s, It’s Showtime episode, the host addressed those who criticized his initiative, asking why he needs to run a donation drive if he is already wealthy.
“Hindi po para sa akin ang donasyon na ito at hindi ko po ‘to ginagawa para makatakas sa pag donate. Makaka asa po kayo na may personal po akong donasyon na ibinibigay,” he clarified.
Vice then explained that his drive is for the “madlang people” and “little ponies” who would want to contribute.