Ajinomoto Adds More Japanese Universities To Postgraduate Scholarship Grant

Ajinomoto extends its Postgraduate Scholarship Grant to other esteemed universities in Japan for the 2019 school year. For the past eight years, Ajinomoto Philippines Corporation (APC) has been sending Filipino scholars to the University of Tokyo through the grant. For school year 2019, however, the following top Japanese universities’ postgraduate programs are also within reach…

Sitel Philippines Lauded As Blood Donation Hero

The Department of Health (DOH) and the Philippine Blood Center (PBC) recently honored global BPO giant Sitel Philippines with the Antonio Luna Award as a “blood donation hero” for collecting over 200 voluntary blood donations this year. The PBC, the government blood bank of the DOH, collects blood through mobile blood donations from voluntary donors.…

Ever Bilena: ‘Hope For Lupus Run’ On January 21

Ever Bilena, the country’s leading cosmetics brand, is a proud supporter, with the Chamber of Cosmetics Industry of the Philippines (CCIP), of this year’s “Hope for Lupus Run” on January 21 at the SM Mall of Asia. The event is held in partnership with Hope for Lupus Foundation. Lupus, a chronic autoimmune disease, causes the…

Citi Foundation And University Of The Philippines Foundation To Strengthen Social Entrepreneurship In Central Luzon

The country’s largest foreign bank and its top university have formed a partnership to equip microentrepreneurs in Central Luzon with the necessary skills to succeed in business. Citi Philippines CEO Aftab Ahmed and University of the Philippines (UP) Chancellor Michael Tan both expressed their commitment to the partnership after the launch of a bridging program for…

Gina Lopez Champions Health And Wellness In 2018

Health advocate and staunch believer of “wellness being an effective healer of ailments” Gina Lopez returns to what she loves ….” sharing with people what she does to achieve a life full of healthy benefits!” On January 20 (Saturday), Lopez leads a G Stuff Health & Wellness Talk at the Ground Floor Function Room of One Rockwell West…

Non-Profit Group Maps Out Activities For 2018; Kick Offs ‘Bayanihan’ Year With Youth Forum

To sustain its thrust in youth development and nation-building through volunteerism, non-profit group I am Making A Difference, Inc. (I am M.A.D.), is mapping out a solid slate of activities for 2018. I am M.A.D., a national finalist in the on-going 15th Search for the Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO) Awards, in partnership with the Philippine National Volunteer Service…

Love, Basil Valdez: A Valentine’s Concert With A Heart

The Maryknoll/Miriam College Alumni Association (MMCAA) presents “Love, Basil”, a post-Valentine’s concert featuring OPM and inspirational balladeer and one of People Asia’s 2017 People of the Year, Basil Valdez, with the Ateneo Chamber Singers.  Set on Thursday, 15 February 2018, at 8 PM, at the Music Museum, Greenhills Shopping Center, San Juan City, this fund-raising…