Security Bank Foundation recognized as Philippine Red Cross’ Most Outstanding Humanitarian Awardee

Security Bank Foundation, Inc. (SBFI), the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of Security Bank, was honored as one of the Philippine Red Cross’ (PRC) Most Outstanding Humanitarian Awardees for its contributions to the public health response against the COVID-19 pandemic.

The award was received by Security Bank President and CEO, Sanjiv Vohra, and SBFI Trustee and Corporate Secretary, Melissa Aquino, at the ceremony held at Makati Shangri-La.

SBFI’s partnership with PRC started in 2015 with the provision of five ambulances for local chapters to participate in emergency response. During the pandemic, with the guidance of PRC, SBFI donated three negative pressure ambulances, and established a molecular laboratory for COVID-19 testing in Mandaue, Cebu. Security Bank also provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to PRC frontliners.

Security Bank Foundation, Inc. (SBFI) received recognition by the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) as one of the Most Outstanding Humanitarian Awardees for its participation in the public health response against the COVID-19 pandemic. Pictured (L-R): Richard Gordon, Chairman and CEO, Philippine Red Cross; Melissa Aquino, SBFI Trustee and Corporate Secretary, Security Bank Foundation; Sanjiv Vohra, President and CEO, Security Bank; Kate Forbes, President, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies; and Gwendolyn Pang, Secretary General, Philippine Red Cross.

Beyond COVID-19, PRC commits for the continued use of the ambulances for emergency response and molecular laboratory for detection of other diseases.

To learn more about SBFI’s programs and how you can contribute, visit www.securitybank.com/foundation.

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