Headquarters INVESTS RIO - Rua Mexico, 125 - Centro Rio (in the shop of the Tourism Department in front of elevators)

HemoRio - The organ of the State Department of Health and Civil Defense is urging the population to donate blood. The blood center needs to send 300 bags of blood to the mountain region. The address is HemoRio at Rua Frei Caneca, No. 8, in downtown Rio The agency operates daily from 7am to 18 hours, including Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. To be a candidate for donation, the volunteer should have between 18 and 65, weigh over 50 pounds, be in good health and take an official photo identification. More information can be obtained through the Dial-Blood (0800-282 0708), clarifying questions and schedule the time of donation in HemoRio appointment.

Military Police - All battalions of military police in Rio are also working with centers of blood donations for victims. The commanders of the battalions also recommend the donation of mineral water, nonperishable food, and materials for personal hygiene. The collected donations will be forwarded to the 12th Battalion (Niterói), where it will be sent to the affected areas.

Donations in the Interstate Bus Station - Rodoviaria Novo Rio, donations to the Red Cross are being received in the lower floor of embarkation, from 9am to 5pm.

Pão de Açúcar - The group has set up collection sites at all 100 stores of Pão de Açúcar network, ABC CompreBem, Sendas, Extra Supermarket, and Hypermarkets Assam across the state to allow customers to cooperate with donations of nonperishable food, clothes and blankets. The action will last until Jan. 26. All material collected will be taken to the affected regions by means of logistic system of the Group.

Donations in toll plazas - According to information from the Concer, the toll plazas of the BR-040 located in Duque de Caxias (km 104), AREAL (km 45) and Simon Perez (816 km), beyond the company's headquarters ( 110/JF km in Caxias) work from this week as gas stations to collect donations for the homeless. The Concer calls for donations, preferably mineral water, toiletries and cleaning, bed linen, bath and table, and mattresses. At the toll plazas, donations can be delivered in the ranks of the Service User Information Highway, running from second to second, 24 hours a day.

Federal Highway Police - The PRF has set up four stations to collect food and personal hygiene products. Two points will work 24 hours and one of them is installed in the BR-116 at the time the toll of the Rio-Mage, and the other on the BR-101, the stretch of Casimiro de Abreu. Two other stations in the Rio-Petrópolis and President Dutra Highway, will operate from 8am to 17 hours. The PRF said the food collected will be delivered to the Red Cross, which will be responsible for making the distribution to victims.

Teresópolis - The city is receiving donations of nonperishable food, water, clothing and blankets for the homeless from the rains. Donations can be delivered in the Gym Pedrão, Rua Tenente Luiz Meirelles 211, Centro. Information can be obtained by 199 of the Civil Defense. A unique account for donations has also been opened to receive donations. With the name "SOS Teresópolis - donations," the bill is available on the Agency's 0741-2 Bank of Brazil, with number 100000-9. According to the mayor, are accept help in any amounts.

Petrópolis - We built three stations to donate water, mattresses and cleaning supplies and hygiene in the region of Itaipava: Wesleyan Church in the Vale do Cuiabá, in the Church of Santa Luzia, Estrada das Arcas, and the center of Petropolis at the Secretariat of Labour, Social Action and Citizenship, Rua Aureliano Coutinho, number 81.

Viva Rio - The Volunteer Program of Viva Rio is collecting clothing and supplies. Donations can be made at Rua do Russel, 76, Gloria or through bank deposit to the account of Viva Rio, the Bank of Brazil, agency 1769-8, current account and 411396-9 CNPJ: 00343941/0001-28. For more information, Viva Rio offers phones (21) 2555-3750 and (21) 2555-3785.

Fecomércio - Units SESC Senac Rio and Rio and the head offices of the RJ-Fecomércio are collecting bottled water, nonperishable food, bedding, and towels, cleaning supplies and toiletries and mattresses to flood victims in the mountain region. The collection points are:

Headquarters System Fecomércio - RJ - Rua Marques de Abrantes 99, Flamengo.

Collection schedules from 9h to 18h, Monday to Friday

Units of SESC Rio, Sao Goncalo, Niterói, Copacabana, Tijuca, Ramos, Madureira, Sao Joao de Meriti, Nova Delhi, Teresópolis, and Quitandinha (Petrópolis)

Senac Rio Units: Niterói, Copacabana, Marapendi (Barra), School Senac Rio (Centro), Botafogo, Petrópolis, Duque de Caxias, Polytechnic (Riachuelo - North)

Petkovic open account to help - Player Petkovic entered the stream to help. The athlete has opened an account at Banco Bradesco to raise money for victims of the Mountain Region. Banco Bradesco Ag-C 213-5 / p. 1008425-3.

Frozen Spa - A company that provides frozen meals light, released the commercial kitchen to produce meals that are being taken to shelters in Petropolis. Two collection points were established: one in the Petropolis Academy at Aqua Sports, and another in Itaipava at the office of Councilman Thiago Damaceno. The Frozen Spa seeks to help those who can hurt you in an emergency, mineral water, rice, beans and pasta. From collections made:

City Council (cabinet councilor Thiago Damaceno): Praça Visconde de Maua, 89 - Centro
Rua Voluntarios da Patria, 120, Botafogo (headquarters of the Foundation for Children and Adolescents in the Capital)

Rua General Castrioto, 589, Baker (head of the Foundation for Children and Adolescents in Niterói).