Visa’s Financial Literacy Program Educates More Than 36,000 Students and Teachers

Visa’s financial literacy program, launched in 2017, has educated over 36,000 students and teachers in 30 cities. Teaming up with Tanghalang Pilipino and Teach for the Philippines, Visa launched the tagalog skit, Lukot-lukot, Bilog-bilog three years ago, with support from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas. The interactive play focused on Gwyneth, a young student faced with…

Starbucks, Teach For The Philippines Improve Students’ Lives, One Classroom At A Time

For many Filipinos, education plays a vital role in improving the quality of life. Despite this, many children struggle with their studies as they find themselves in tightly-packed, poorly-ventilated classrooms with dilapidated tables and chairs. The Department of Education (DepEd) estimates around 29 million students are attending classes this school year, an increase from the…

Sustainability: At The Forefront Of Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines’ Community Building Efforts

Coca-Cola FEMSA (KOF) corporate affairs director Jose Ramon De Jesus Martinez Alonzo recently, made his first visit to the Philippines on official business. One advocacy took center stage in his itinerary sustainability, which he believes is an integral aspect in KOF’s shared journey with the communities in which they operate. “Our advocacies in the Philippines…