BDO Foundation and PGPC construct school building in Catarman

More than 130 students stand to benefit every year from a new three-classroom school building constructed by BDO Foundation and the Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Inc. (PGPC) in Baybay Elementary School in Catarman, Northern Samar. The result of an agreement signed by the foundation and PGPC, the partnership project aims to address the shortage of […]

Launching of mangrove tree growing project

Del Monte Foundation joined forces with the LGU of Gingoog through its city Environment and Natural Resources Office, the DENR in a Mangrove Tree Growing Project in the city. The project was formally launched through a MOU signing among the parties and the partner communities at Sitio Badiangon of Barangay San Juan on April 28. […]

Awarding ceremony of Wildlife Enforcement Officers (WEO) from KAWARAS and SARIG

The Mindoro Biodiversity Conservation Foundation, Inc. (MBCFI) conducted an Awarding Ceremony of WEOs from KAWARAS and SARIG last March 20, 2023. The deputized members of these Peoples’ Organizations have undergone training from CENRO Socorro last November 2022. Together with Ms. Leonida Mindaros of CENRO Socorro, the deputized members were given their IDs and training certificates. […]

SBFI continues to champion education with three new school buildings in Negros Occidental

Security Bank Foundation Inc. (SBFI), the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of Security Bank Corporation focused on education, has successfully turned over three new classroom buildings, equivalent to 14 classrooms, in the cities of Kabankalan, Silay, and Victorias in Negros Occidental. The donated classrooms consisted of two-story buildings with a four or six classroom configuration […]

With proper nutrition, Jayron receives life-changing surgery

When Jayron was born, his parents were not prepared because it was the first time they had seen a cleft. At that time, Jayron was underweight and had just been released from the hospital after suffering from aspiration pneumonia. Jayron and his parents discovered Smile Train when they arrived at Smile Train’s local partner. He […]

Lumad women of Mt. Kalatungan shares enterprise journey during JCIM 2023

Select Lumad women from Mt. Kalatungan, Bukidnon shared their enterprise experiences during the Jesuit Commission on Indigenous Peoples (JCIM) Workshop-Seminar titled Understanding Indigeniety held at the Jesuit Retreat House, Malaybalay, Bukidnon on May 10, 2023. Ms. Ivy Bedrejo of the Tumindok Association in Valencia City and Ms. Emelia Guina of the Portulin Talaandig Tribal Association […]

Easing access to learning by energizing classrooms: A solar power and gadget donation project in Culion, Palawan by Cartwheel Foundation and Insight Direct Philippines

As part of Cartwheel Foundation, Inc.’s (CFI) thrust for quality education for indigenous children and their communities, CFI initiated a tech capacity-building project in Culion, Palawan starting September 2022 until March 2023. The Solar Power and Gadget Donation Project was made possible by Insight Direct Philippines, a global technology company. They funded the installation of […]

RVR Siklab Awardee JB Tan’s iVolunteer brings back volunteer engagement ex

iVolunteer, the volunteering platform co-founded by Ramon V. del Rosario Siklab Awardee JB Tan, will be hosting its third volunteer expo together with the corporate social responsibility arm of the country’s biggest mall operator. Go! Volunteer 2023, organized by iVolunteer together with SM Cares and SM Supermalls, is a 4-day volunteer engagement event that gathers […]

Share-a-Chair Project

True to its CHOICE value of commitment to society and environment, Del Monte Philippines thru Del Monte Foundation, donated classroom chairs and sets of teacher’s table and chair made from upcycled single-use plastic waste materials from the Cannery in Bugo. The recipient schools were: San Jose Integrated School in Quezon, Dalwangan National High School in […]

J. Amado Araneta Foundation volunteers do mural painting

April 29, Saturday of the long weekend, for the JAAF Team was spent with volunteers who helped with the Mural Painting Activity at Gawad Kalinga – Julio Iglesias Araneta Center Tanay (GK-JIACT).  The Multi-Purpose Hall of the GK-JIACT was made colorful with the paintings.  The Bayanihan spirit was alive with volunteer employees from the ACI, […]