Batangas Is First Beneficiary Of Smart-Initiated Operation Smile App

For the first time, Operation Smile Philippines used its patient-mapping mobile application to record and track cleft patients’ medical information in a recent medical mission conducted in Batangas City. The Operation Smile app was conceptualized by PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications to help digitize and store medical information, monitor patients’ treatment, and locate areas with…

Gina Lopez Hosts New Environmental Show “G Diaries” On ABS-CBN

Former environment secretary Gina Lopez debuts as a TV host and takes viewers into the country’s most scenic destinations to promote eco-tourism in ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya’s newest environmental series “G Diaries,” which premieres on June 4 (Sunday). Watch Lopez in her original, candid, inspiring, and entertaining style of showcasing nature’s bounty and at the same…

Filipinos To Benefit From Smoke-Free Executive Order – Global Health Organization

Global non-profit organization Vital Strategies today welcomed the news that the Philippines’ government has signed an Executive Order (EO) that implements a national smoke-free policy; however, concerns remain that it includes a provision for designated smoking areas (DSAs), meaning that it does not conform to best practice as outlined in the WHO Framework Convention on…

ABS-CBN Bags 35 Awards At UP Los Baños’ Gandingan Awards 2017

ABS-CBN dominated the Gandingan Awards, the 11th UP Los Banos Isko’t Iska’s Multimedia Awards, by bagging 35 awards for its multi-platform programs. Organized by the University of the Philippines-Los Baños, The Gandingan Awards aims “to encourage the production and airing of developmental radio and TV programs for the benefit of every Filipino.” One of the…

ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Gives 100K School Bags To Students

More than 100,000 students from Luzon to Mindanao will be given school bags and school supplies through the “Gusto Kong Mag-Aral” project of ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya – Operation Sagip, with the help of donors who want to help the country’s youth have a better learning experience this school year. ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya-Operation Sagip director Jun…

It’s Time To Fight Diabetes Through Health and Wellness

One hundred diabetic kids from the patient support groups namely; Rainbow Camp, Phil. Society of Pediatric Metabolism and Endocrinology Camp (PSPME), Dialysis PH and the Diabetes Association of Camp Crame Inc. gathered at the health and wellness fair held at SM Megamall’s event center last May 16. Participants of the event took part in a…

BPI Foundation and ASKI Global Awards Graduates of Sulong Hong Kong OFWs Program on Financial Education and Basic Entrepreneurship

BPI Foundation, together with ASKI Global Limited Hong Kong, recognized 507 Filipino migrant workers who have completed their training in two academic programmes of Financial Education and Basic Entrepreneurship, as part of BPI-ASKI Sulong Financial Education Program. The BPI-ASKI Sulong Financial Education Program aims to train participants’ family members to better manage their monthly remittances…

Makansutra Philippines Partners with World Vision To Provide Learner’s Kits To Children

Launched in the Philippines last September 2016, Singapore’s Makansutra Hawkers has been bringing the best of Asian food, culture, and lifestyle. From Hong Kong street food to authentic Indian delicacies, a visit to Makansutra is truly an Asian food experience. Beyond providing delicious and authentic food to customers, Makansutra ensures that they are able to…