Tips on how to assist Guerrero within the aftermath of Hurricane Otis

The state of Guerrero has declared a state of emergency, after Class 5 Hurricane Otis wreaked havoc on the port metropolis of Acapulco and close by municipalities, together with Ajuchitlán del Progreso and Coyuca de Benítez.

The army has deployed over 10,000 troops to the world to start reconstruction and assist efforts, and officers will conduct a survey of the harm this weekend. Over 600 shelters and kitchens have been arrange throughout the state.

The Mexican army flew 4 tons of meals, water and provides to the catastrophe space on Friday. (SEDENA/Cuartoscuro)

Throughout his Friday morning press convention, President López Obrador assured residents that the federal authorities “won’t cease” and that “everybody might be working to rehabilitate and reconstruct Acapulco… [and provide] assist to the folks.” 

Roughly 1 million folks in Acapulco have been adversely affected by Hurricane Otis, newspaper Reforma reported on Wednesday, with an extra 400,000 folks impacted or displaced in different municipalities of Guerrero.

Establishments together with the Mexican Crimson Cross, church buildings, universities and group teams are organizing donation drives for gadgets together with meals, clothes and instruments. 

Listed here are the methods you possibly can assist Guerrero.

The donation drive at Mexico Metropolis’s UNAM campus is situated underneath the flags on the entrance of the college’s Olympic Stadium. (UNAM/Cuartoscuro)

What gadgets to donate

Most assortment facilities are at the moment receiving donations of:

  • Bottled water
  • Private and female hygiene merchandise 
  • Diapers 
  • Child method
  • Non-perishable and canned meals
  • Clothes, blankets
  • Cleansing cloths and towels (like jergas)
  • First assist kits
  • Powdered detergent
  • Latex gloves
  • Family cleansing merchandise, bathroom paper 
  • Pet meals, brooms, rakes and mops

Verify your assortment heart for particular particulars on the donations that they want.

Guerrero Governor Evelyn Salgado Pineda and Protection Minister Luis Cresencio Sandoval introduced on Thursday that the army would activate the Plan DN-III, Mexico’s civil reduction and assist plan for disasters. (@EvelynSalgadoP/X)

The place to donate in Mexico Metropolis


  • Cruz Roja: Juan Luis Vives 200, Colonia Los Morales, Polanco
  • Oficinas Sectur: Masaryk 172, Polanco
  • Cancino Cibeles (Competition Trópico): P. Villa de Madrid 17, Roma Norte


  • Polígono Naval de Tepetlapa (CENCIS): Calzada de la Virgen 1800, Ex-Ejido de San Pablo Tepetlapa, Coyoacán
  • Centro Médico Naval: Av. Heroica Escuela Naval Militar número 745, Presidentes Ejidales, Coyoacán
  • Puerta 4 de la Secretaría de Marina: Calzada de la Virgen esquina con Avenida Heroica Escuela Naval Militar, Presidentes Ejidales, Coyoacán
  • Centro de Acopio de MORENA: Viaducto Miguel Alemán 806, Nápoles
  • Flagpoles of Estadio Olímpico Universitario (UNAM): Insurgentes Sur S/N, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Campus Universitario, Coyoacán
  • Cancino Pedregal (Competition Trópico): Bulevar de la luz 270, Jardines del Pedregal


  • Polígono Naval de la Agrícola Oriental: Canal de San Juan, Ejercito Constitucionalista, Iztapalapa


  • Mextenis Arcos Bosques (Competition Trópico): Paseo de los Tamarindos 400, torre A, Bosques de las Lomas
  • Haz el Bien por Acá: Sierra Gorda 495, Lomas de Chapultepec

The place to donate in México state

  • El palacio de gobierno: Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada 300, Toluca
  • All campuses of Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México (UAEM)

The place to donate in Cuernavaca

  • ​​Oficinas DIF Morelos: Las Quintas 15, Cantarranas, Cuernavaca

The place to donate in Puebla

  • Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla (BUAP): 4 Sur #104, Centro, Puebla
  • Oficinas DIF Puebla: 25 Poniente 2302, Volcanes, Puebla

The place to donate in Oaxaca

  • Oficinas DIF Oaxaca: Vicente Guerrero 114, Miguel Alemán Valdez, Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca
  • PEMEX Fuel Station: On the nook of Héroes de Chapultepec and Benito Juárez, Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca
  • A number of CAIC areas across the state

The place to donate in Querétaro

  • El Centro Gallos de Alto Rendimiento (CEGAR): Av. 10 S/N, Lomas de Casa Blanca, Santiago de Querétaro
  • La Universidad Anáhuac: Calle Circuito Universidades I, Kilómetro 7, Fracción 2, El Marqués, Santiago de Querétaro
  • Oficinas DIF Querétaro: Av. Boulevard Bernardo Quintana No. 10000, Edificio Anexo letra A, Centro Sur, Santiago de Querétaro

The place to donate in Guerrero

  • Tecnológico Nacional de México Campus Chilpancingo: Av. José Francisco Ruiz Massieu No. 5, Fracc. Villa Moderna, Edificio Sala C-Tecuani – Acceso 3, Chilpancingo
No less than 27 individuals are useless and 4 extra are lacking after Hurricane Otis, a Class 5 storm, slammed into Guerrero, close to the resort of Acapulco on Wednesday. A lot of the town stays with out energy. (Cuartoscuro)

The place to donate cash

Cruz Roja

In case you would favor to donate cash on to the Mexican Crimson Cross, you possibly can ship funds to account quantity 0404040406 (BBVA), or on-line right here.


Banorte is amassing funds for hurricane reduction efforts at their banks and by way of a particular account quantity. Particulars will be discovered beneath, and any quantity might be matched. 

Banorte is matching donations to their basis on the account quantity 000 000 0010. (Banorte/X)


Citibanamex is matching each peso donated to the next assist account:

  • Account quantity: 678
  • Department: 100
  • Account identify: Fomento Social Citibanamex, A.C.
  • CLABE: 002 180 010 000 006 789
  • To donate and obtain a receipt, name 5522267000

With studies from Enlargement, Infobae, Milenio, AM Querétaro and El Financiero

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