Security Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility arm Security Bank Foundation Inc. (SBFI), wasted no time in responding to the damages brought by Typhoons Rolly and Ulysses. With peak winds of around 215 kph and heavy downpour, residents were advised to seek shelter in evacuation sites, many of which were schools and community gymnasiums.
LEGAZPI CITY – Security Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm Security Bank Foundation Inc. (SBFI) responded to the call of the Department of Education (DepEd) Legazpi City, Albay to rebuild schools devastated by Typhoons Rolly and Ulysses. With peak winds of around 215 kph, many residents had to leave their homes and seek shelter in public school classrooms that were converted into evacuation sites.
Despite logistical limitations caused by the lockdowns and quarantines, BDO Foundation continued to provide aid for communities affected by natural disasters and the novel coronavirus pandemic. The corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank brought relief goods to evacuees displaced by the Taal Volcano eruptions and hygiene kits to frontliners and patients grappling with the effects of COVID-19.
A new set of 18 police officers was recognized for their extraordinary acts of compassion and integrity beyond the call of duty, as they join the growing number of Pulis Magiting X Pilipinong Magiting awardees. Given simultaneously in six regions, Pulis Magiting X Pilipinong Magiting is a project spearheaded by Ayala Foundation in partnership with the Philippine National Police, with the support of Chooks-to-Go and GCash.
As the coronavirus continues to linger and the Delta variant spreads, BDO Foundation finds ways to upgrade health facilities across the country for the benefit of underserved Filipinos including those vulnerable to the effects of the pandemic. In line with its advocacy to help improve the healthcare delivery system in the Philippines, the corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank recently completed the rehabilitation of Corella Municipal Health Office in Bohol.
The Department of Education (DepEd) teachers from Cebuana Lhuillier’s network of Alternative Learning System – Community Learning Centers (ALS – CLCs) gathered virtually to join Cebuana Lhuillier Foundation, Inc. (CLFI) for the ALS Teachers Digital Summit Bida Best last July 22.
For her record-making and record-breaking achievement at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, Hidilyn Diaz, the first ever Filipino to win a gold medal at the quadrennial summer games, is considered a modern-day hero.
Located in Lapu-Lapu City, the center is located at Allegiant Regional Care Hospital (ARC) and is being managed by Smile Train’s long-time partner, Mabuhay Deseret Foundation. With this, free cleft care services including surgery, nutrition support, orthodontic and dental treatment, and speech therapy will be even more accessible to the local community and for patients in nearby provinces.
The COVID-19 pandemic brought a lot of challenges to schooling and learning, yet it did not demotivate the Aboitiz Technical Vocational scholars to finish their education.
The Aboitiz Foundation Technical Vocational (TechVoc) Program currently supports two technical vocational educational institutions: the Banilad Center for Professional Development in Cebu, and the Dualtech Training Center in Laguna.
The Northern Cebu Archeological Project, a joint initiative of the National Museum of the Philippines (NMP) and Aboitiz Foundation, in collaboration with the University of San Carlos (USC) in Cebu aims to establish a protocol and methodology for systematic archaeological studies in Cebu.