by Business World
Volunteers at the Quezon Convention Center prepare the relief packs that will be distributed to residents of Quezon during the enhanced community quarantine. In line with its commitment to support the government in the fight against the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, Meralco Powergen Corp. (Mgen) and San Buenaventura Power Co. Ltd. (SBPL) donated 425 sacks of rice and more than 200 boxes of canned goods worth P1.5 million to aid the Quezon provincial government’s Covid-19 relief efforts amid the extended ECQ.
Atimonan One Energy Inc. (A1E), another subsidiary of Mgen provided personal protective equipment (PPE) including six boxes of N95 face masks, 450 pieces of washable face masks, 100 gallons of alcohol and 10 boxes of surgical gloves for the frontliners of Atimonan, Quezon. A1E employees also donated 19 sacks of rice; while its technical partners and contractors extended financial support and distributed food for residents and volunteers manning the checkpoints in the municipality. Redondo Peninsula Energy Inc., another Mgen subsidiary, also provided hygiene products to residents of Barangay Cawag in Subic, Zambales.