Starbucks® Philippines | Pro-Environmental Choices Celebrated Through New Reusable Cups And Straws

To encourage reusability on Earth Day and to inspire its customers to make more sustainable choices all year long, Starbucks® will launch reusable hot and cold cups in the Philippines. Reducing its environmental footprint and positively impacting the communities it serves has always been important to Starbucks. Starting April 22, the reusable cups and straws…

Run To “Race Your Voice” And Vote Wisely This May

ABS-CBN turns voter education into a fun and interactive activity in “Race Your Voice,” an obstacle fun run on April 28 (Sunday) at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City staring at 5:00 am. “Race Your Voice” aims to help prepare voters and encourage them to vote in the upcoming national elections this May through…

Probe Documentary “Our Power” Sparks Conversation On Coal-Free Philippines

An advanced screening of the documentary “Our Power,” hosted by veteran journalist Che-che Lazaro, was recently held at the Far Eastern University Institute of Technology. “Our Power” is a 30-minute investigative piece produced by Probe Productions that looks into the socio-environmental and policy context of the Philippines’ dependency on coal as a major energy source,…

IDC Fundraiser with Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray Generates Can$6k Donation For ABS-CBN Foundation International’s Bantay Bata Program

The Philippine Independence Day Council (PIDC) Toronto recently held a fundraising dinner for ABS-CBN Foundation International’s (AFI) Bantay Bata program (Child Watch). On hand to present the donation amount of Can$6,000 is special guest Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray. ABS-CBN Canada Country Manager Kerwin Du received the donation on behalf of AFI. With Du are…

SkinWhite | Dark or White, You Are Beautiful

Beauty should never have been one or the other, as claimed by SkinWhite in their new campaign.   Dark Skin versus White Skin. Does it really matter? Does one always have to be superior over the other? SkinWhite is saying otherwise. One would wonder why a skin whitening brand such as SkinWhite would dare to…

‘Bawal Bastos’ Bill To Lapse Into Law On April 21

Graffiti artists and Metro Manila student councils on Sunday unveiled a mural with the ‘No dress code for rape’ call as a stand against forms of sexual harassment in the streets. “This artwork is our way of taking back the streets. Every street or alley should be spaces free from sexual harassment,” Imi Espina of…

Manila Water Joins DENR’s Battle For Rivers and Esteros; Kicks Off Clean-Up Drive In Taguig Creek

East Zone concessionaire Manila Water led volunteers from the Ayala Group as they joined the ‘Battle for the Rivers and Esteros’, a campaign spearheaded by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) that involves the simultaneous clean-up activities of creeks, esteros, and tributaries that all drain into Manila Bay. More than 500 employees from…