Coloring The World For An A-OK Philippines

In celebration of World Autism Awareness Day, more than 500 children with autism, together with their parents and companions, participated in the Color It A-OK activity, held recently at the Music Hall of SM Mall of Asia. The kids with autism colored a drawing pad measuring 860 sq. feet, which hopes to send a message…

SM Cares – Thousands Join Angel’s Walk For Autism

Over twenty thousand autism advocates joined this year’s Angels Walk for Autism, the annual event that advocates for acceptance, accommodation and appreciation of Filipinos with autism towards an Autism-OK Philippines, organized by the Autism Society Philippines (ASP), together with SM Cares, the corporate social responsibility arm of SM Prime Holdings. This year’s celebration highlighted the…

Seafarers’ Mental Health Take Center Stage At SM

Over 25% of the world’s seafarers show signs of depression, according to the International Maritime Charity Sailor’s Society. Stress, harassment, bullying, fatigue, loneliness, and isolation from family can easily impact their mental health, which makes seafaring the second-most at risk profession worldwide when it comes to suicide. To shine light on the issue, Gregorio Oca…

SM Prime Employees Unite For 2017 Brigada Eskwela

More than a thousand SM employees volunteered to support the Department of Education’s (DepEd) 2017 Brigada Eskwela. Proving that the bayanihan sprit is very much alive, the employee volunteers from SM Prime and its Business Units all over the country cleaned up public elementary school buildings in their respective communities last Saturday, May 20. The…

SM Cares: Annual Benefit Show Gives Cheer To More PWDs

More independent and non-government organizations advocating the welfare of persons with disabilities (PWD) joined this year’s benefit concert dubbed “Pamaskong Handog for PWDs” organized by the Philippine Foundation for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled (PFRD). This annual event is a project coordinated with SM Cares, which is SM Supermalls’ corporate social responsibility arm. Held for…