Visa Philippines and Ateneo Partner to Award a Second Tulong Dunong Scholar
This is the second time a Visa Scholarship has been awarded to the TDFI. This scholarship supports a deserving child throughout his or her entire six-year journey at Ateneo High School, one of the top private Jesuit schools in the Philippines.
Support our Indigenous Peoples and let’s “Run for the Mountains”
Runners of all ages will have a fulfilling and invigorating time at this year’s “Run for the Mountains” charity run which is slated June 24, 2018 (Sunday) at the Seascape Village in Pasay City and a simultaneous run at SM City Iloilo.
Globe and Kiva create sustainable livelihood opportunities for underserved PH population
San Francisco-based Kiva is an online crowdfunding platform that enables anyone in the world to make a microloan to micro enterprises in over 80 countries in the areas of agriculture, food, retail, and services in a bid to alleviate poverty.
Mang Inasal salutes Galing-Pinoy Heroism through Gawad PiliPinoy Awards, names BangKarunungan founder as first Honoree
Mang Inasal has chosen the first recipient of its first advocacy recognition program – Gawad PiliPinoy.
Smart invests in nationwide disaster and emergency alert system
PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications has invested P400 million in cell broadcast service (CBS) technology that will strengthen the nationwide alert system of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) during emergencies and calamities.
Globe, PNP sign MOU to operate Text Bato hotline for crime prevention
Globe Telecom signed a memorandum of agreement with the Philippine National Police to operate Text 2286 (Bato), a SMS hotline providing an access for the public to directly report incidents to PNP Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa.
Tech for Good: Smart Cited in Fortune Magazine’s ‘Change the World’ list for social impact
For its efforts in empowering schools and students through the Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program (SWEEP), Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) has been recognized by top international business magazine Fortune in its “Change the World” list — a roster of 50 companies around the world that are creating “important social impact”.
Philam Foundation and Happy Hearts Fund renew partnership for Pinoy children
The Philam Group’s CSR arm, Philam Foundation (PFI), continues its philanthropic endeavours by continuing its partnership with the Happy Hearts Fund (HHF), which aims to rebuild safe, resilient schools in areas impacted by natural disasters.
Globe signs agreement with government, other telcos for creation of emergency hotline 911
Globe Telecom signed an agreement with the government to support the creation of a new nationwide emergency hotline number, which is 911, to replace Patrol 117.
Holcim PH employees volunteer anew for Brigada Eskwela
Volunteers from construction solution company Holcim Philippines, Inc. went back to school to help local communities prepare public elementary and secondary schools for the start of classes this year under the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Brigada Eskwela initiative.
Philam Group intensifies CSR efforts, builds 101 typhoon-resilient, fully-furnished classrooms
Philam Paaralan classrooms are typhoon-resilient, fully-furnished, and come complete with water sanitation and hygiene facilities.
PLDT, Globe agree on IP peering deal for better internet in the country
Leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT has moved to establish a bilateral IP peering arrangement with Globe Telecom that will help improve local internet traffic quality and provide better internet experience for the subscribers of both telco operators.
Caltex-AFI Global Filipino Schools ICT Classrooms to produce new generation of 21st century students
Effective school year 2016, at least 3,200 public elementary pupils from Pandacan in Manila and San Pascual municipality in Batangas will enjoy learning from well-trained teachers in world-class computer laboratories.
QBE Foundation partners with Dynamic Teen Company
QBE Foundation formally announces its partnership with Dynamic Teen Company (DTC) led by Efren Penaflorida, 2009 CNN Hero of the Year. QBE and DTC will work together to deliver a long-term program designed to fulfil the promise of education for a generation of disadvantaged Filipino schoolchildren from primary through to tertiary levels
Globe champions environmental sustainability among private corporations through Project 1 Phone
Globe Telecom is leading the way in helping businesses do their share in minimizing environmental impact of electronic waste and countering its harmful effects on health through close collaboration with private corporations on the adoption of Project 1 Phone (P1P) mobile recycling program