Friday, July 31, 2015
City Savings Bank was inducted as a member of the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) during its 27th Visayas Membership Meeting last June 24 at Casino Español de Cebu.
In their messages, Atty. Manuel del_Rosario, member, Visayas Executive Committee thanked the member companies for contributing to the region that they love. Rafael Lopa, PBSP Executive Director added that the collective effort of the business and their core competencies helped touch the lives of the beneficiaries. On the other hand, Bro. Armin Luistro, Department of Education Secretary in his keynote speech encouraged everyone to help uplift the country’s state of education particularly addressing the needs of the out of school youth.
CitySavings was represented by Paula Ruelan, Reputation Management Head. Other PBSP members from the Aboitiz Group are Aboitiz and Company, Cebu Private Power Corporation, Cotabato Light, Davao Light and Power Company, East Asia Utilities Corporation, Pilmico Foods Corporation, and Union Bank of the Philippines. Founded in December 1970, PBSP is a non-profit organization and the largest corporate-led social development foundation in the Philippines and first of its kind in Asia leading the promotion and practice of corporate social responsibility (CSR).