BPO Recognized For Hiring PWDs

BPO company [24]7.ai has proven that there is room for Persons with Disability in the corporate world, prompting Unilab Foundation to recognize the company as one of its industry partners for inclusive employment through Project Inclusion. Ceremonies were held for the partners at the Bayanihan Center in Pasig City, with [24]7.ai Recruitment Director Me-Ann Batallones…

Kevin Balot’s Journey To Becoming #StrongerNow

At first glance, Kevin Balot is the epitome of grace, elegance, and beauty. As the Philippines’ first transgender Miss International Queen, the serenity in her face, her bright smile and air of confidence, effectively masks the pain she had endured growing up and the journey she faced that made her #StrongerNow. Throughout childhood, Kevin experienced exclusion within her…

Miss Universe Philippines Hopes Win Steers Conversation To Women’s Issues

Miss Universe Philippines chapter hopes that Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Elisa Gray‘s win would rekindle interest in promoting various women’s issues in the country. “Recent current events have averted our attention and we hope this win brings us back,” said Miss Universe Philippines 2018 judge Arch. Richelle Louise Singson-Michael. Singson-Michael, alongside designer Monique Lhuiller, is…

400 GSK Philippines Employees Volunteer For Orange Day

Volunteerism involves a person or a group of people participating in projects that are beneficial to the community’s wellbeing. Volunteerism is the spirit behind GSK’s Orange Day, when employees get one paid day off to volunteer at a non-profit organization of their choice. On November 23, 400 employees of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Philippines visited 16 Gawad…

Spread Christmas Cheer with ABS-CBN Foundation International’s Gifts of Love Online Holiday Celebration

The desire to spread holiday cheer is a universal sentiment for people of goodwill. Gifts of Love Online Holiday Celebration allows people from around the world to be part of a gift-giving experience to benefit disadvantaged children in the Philippines. ABS-CBN Foundation International Managing Director Jerry Bennett explains that “There are many needy children back…

Fruitas Holdings Inc., Jasmine Curtis-Smith Spreads Yuletide Cheer To PWD Employees And Their Families

Committed to cultivate an open and inclusive workplace environment, Fruitas Holdings Inc. (FHI), together with brand ambassador Jasmine Curtis-Smith, recently held a thanksgiving salu-salo to its person with disabilities (PWD) employees and their families to thank them for their hard work and continuous support to the company for the past years. As a way to…