In keeping with its disaster response advocacy and in the spirit of bayanihan, BDO Foundation continued to mount relief operations and provide aid for underserved sectors of society affected by disasters and the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Inspired by the community pantries, the Primary Group of Builders (PGB) launched two Soup Kitchen events in Liloan, Cebu last May 7 and Mandaue City last June 8, 2021. The heavy soup meals contained rice, meat, and vegetables and served some 550 community members. The Soup Kitchens alleviate hunger and malnutrition brought by loss of jobs and income.
Despite logistical constraints caused by COVID-19, BDO Foundation has successfully renovated four rural health units in three provinces for the benefit of more than 114,000 people. The corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank rehabilitated Rural Health Unit San Enrique in Negros Occidental, Jiabong Rural Health Unit and Pinabacdao Rural Health Unit and Birthing Facility in Western Samar, and RHU Cataingan and Birthing Clinic in Masbate.
Smile Train, the world’s leading cleft charity, in partnership with RMN Foundation (RMNF), the corporate social responsibility arm of RMN Networks, Inc., is launching Cleft Con Radio, a series of discussions covering topics pertaining to comprehensive cleft care.
Aboitiz Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the Aboitiz Group has turned over cash donations and N95 masks to the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) Medical Foundation after a fire ravaged the hospital last May 16.
BDO Foundation has joined forces with the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) for an initiative that will help the country’s firefighters achieve financial independence.
As part of continuing efforts to address the plight of Filipinos vulnerable to the effects of the pandemic, BDO Foundation recently provided aid to non-governmental organization Ako Bakwit for the benefit of economically disadvantaged and displaced Muslim brothers and sisters in various parts of the country.
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Aboitiz Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of the Aboitiz group, together with Pilmico and AP Renewables, Inc. (APRI), recently turned over various construction materials to the local government of Albay in the Bicol province to help families heavily affected by Typhoons Rolly and Ulysses rebuild their homes.