Friday, July 4, 2014
Teachers & students of Manuel L. Teves Memorial High School (MLTMHS) in Bais City, Negros Oriental will now have access to a better teaching – learning experience with 12 computer sets & two LCD projectors donated through the joint efforts of City Savings Bank & Ramon Aboitiz Foundation, Inc. (RAFI) during the turnover ceremony last June 27, 2014.
Leading the ceremony were City Savings Bank Senior Brand Manager Paula Ruelan, Educational Program Supervisor I & Acting Chief – School Governance & Operation Division Emmanuel Garcia, Principal I & School Consultant Cristina Domocol, Principal III & External Linkages Coordinator Ma. Maya Regala, Acting Senior Education Program Specialist (HRD) Rose Marie Vailoces, Planning Officer II Michele Celeste Beltrano, Brgy. Canlargo Captain Joselito Garcia, & Teacher in - charge/School Head Maricris Ong.
The donated equipment will be a tool to provide the technology needed to enhance teachers’ & students’ IT skills that is relevant to the 21st century. “This is in line with CitySavings & RAFI’s commitment to elevate the lives & communities, & to continually strive to create a better foundation & environment to nurture the love for learning of the children & youth.” Ms. Paula Ruelan said.
This joint project is just one of the many education related Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects of City Savings Bank, a 54-branch thrift bank subsidiary of Union Bank of the Philippines & a member of the Aboitiz Group, & RAFI, a family foundation with comprehensive approaches that champions best practices in community development focusing on integrated development, micro – finance & entrepreneurship, culture & heritage, leadership & citizenship, & education.