Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

News

Manulife partners with 3 NGOs for social development programs 

MANULIFE Philippines has partnered with three non-government organizations for its corporate social responsibility initiatives focusing on health and well-being, inclusive economic opportunity, and environmental sustainability. 

Manulife, a subsidiary of international financial services provider Manulife, signed contracts on Wednesday with Gawad Kalinga, the Corazon Sanchez Atayde Foundation (CSAMF), and Haribon Foundation. 

“We have partnered with three NGOs that are aligned with our values and have the knowledge, expertise, experience, and track record to effect positive change,” Manulife Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Melissa Henson said.  

“By collaborating with these organizations, we are confident that we can maximize engagement with our sustainability programs and make an impact on the communities that we serve.” 

The company will support Gawad Kalinga’s Goodbye Gutom program, helping 300 families in 30 locations across the country to grow their own food. They will also be working on the establishment of learning centers, where five Gawad Kalinga villages can have access to internet for virtual classes. 

With the CSAMF, Manulife is expanding their existing partnership for a financial counseling program to 1,200 students from an initial 100 two years ago. 

For nature conservation group Haribon Foundation, Manulife will provide support to its Forests for Life Movement, adopting 12 hectares of land in Laguna, Quezon and Rizal, where 15,000 native trees will be planted to improve soil quality and water retention. — Tobias Jared Tomas 

Your information is secure and your privacy is protected. By opting in you agree to receive emails from us. Remember that you can opt-out any time, we hate spam too!

Latest

News

REUTERS TRADE Secretary Alfredo E. Pascual’s intention to join more free trade agreements received backing from major business chambers, who declared support for participating...

News

NATIONAL IRRIGATION ADMINISTRATION PHOTO RELEASE SUBSIDIES provided to government-owned and -controlled corporations (GOCCs) declined by 82.31% year on year to P7.905 billion in May,...

News

PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS AGRICULTURE and fisheries planning needs to be more “bottom-up” to better meet the needs of farmers and fisherfolk, steering away...

News

REUTERS ERIC BROTEN had planned to sow about 5,000 acres of corn this year on his farm in North Dakota, but persistent springtime rains...

News

(First of two parts) Family-run businesses require structures that are necessary to ensure a smooth transition. In the Philippines, the wealth of ultra-high net...

News

THOUSANDS of supporters of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr. are unfazed by the rain during a free concert held in Manila on the...

You May Also Like

News

BW FILE PHOTO GROSS BORROWINGS by the National Government reached P2.6 trillion as of end-September as it continued to raise funds to respond to...

News

REUTERS By Luz Wendy T. Noble, Reporter The country’s foreign exchange buffers slightly increased as of end-October as the value of the central bank’s...

News

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the mental health of Filipinos across different groups all over the archipelago. From frontline workers, parents balancing...

Financial Advisors

The healthcare ecosystem is one that has thrived on the cusp of scientific progress, benefitting enormously from the winds of change in the technological...

Disclaimer: Respect Investment.com, its managers, its employees, and assigns (collectively "The Company") do not make any guarantee or warranty about what is advertised above. Information provided by this website is for research purposes only and should not be considered as personalized financial advice. The Company is not affiliated with, nor does it receive compensation from, any specific security. The Company is not registered or licensed by any governing body in any jurisdiction to give investing advice or provide investment recommendation. Any investments recommended here should be taken into consideration only after consulting with your investment advisor and after reviewing the prospectus or financial statements of the company.

Copyright © 2022 Respect Investment. All Rights Reserved.