Friday, January 7, 2011

Philippine Prudential Life Insurance Company / PPLIC Holds Give-a-Gift Drive

Philippine Prudential Life Insurance Company, Inc. (PPLIC), the industry leader in innovation and growth, remains committed to its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) thrusts through its continued partnership with 2009 CNN Hero Of The Year “Kuya” Efren PeƱaflorida and his Cavite-based Dynamic Teen Company (DTC) youth organization. As part of the Company’s annual Christmas donation efforts, PPLIC, through its “Give-a-Gift” Drive, Drive, reaffirmed its active support to this worthy social outreach group by donating bags of goods and 12 sacks of rice; enough to provide for the 600 children being supported by DTC. PPLIC formally turned over the goods recently at the DTC’s Kalingain Batang Mahirap Learning Center in Cavite City.

“More than just the goods, it is the spirit of sharing and volunteerism that we would really want to impart with this initiative,” Philippine Prudential Life / PPLIC Senior Vice President Daniel Mercado III said. “What was really very heartwarming was that many of our employees wholehearted shared their time and showed their enthusiasm in packing all the 600 bags of goods for DTC,” he added.

“PPLIC’s continuous support to DTC and to the kids assures us that together we will realize the goal of trying to give these kids a decent life,” said Ms. Rezcel Fajardo, Administrator of the Dynamic Teen Company. underprivileged and share with us the vision of unleashing our heroes within,” she added. “We are grateful to companies like PPLIC which have the initiative to help the
underprivileged and share with us the vision of unleashing our heroes within,” she added.

Photo above shows Dynamic Teen Company President Alexandra Marie Oliva (second from left) and DTC Administrator Rezcel Fajardo (fourth from left) receiving the goods from Philippine Prudential Life / PPLIC executives and staff (from left): Marie Lynn Tibon, Assistant to the Executive Secretary; Daniel Mercado III, Senior Vice President; and, Rose Evangelista, Vice President for Direct Marketing.