An Inspiring and Pro-Changing “Propaganda”

When History & Technology Collides February 6, 2015: Technology giant, Samsung Electronics Philippines Corp. (SEPCO) and Lopez Museum & Library team-up for an exhibition called “Propaganda”. The exhibit introduces digital technology to the Filipino’s museum experience and meant not just to inspire spectators,  but to enlightened  them on how innovation can make a third world country like ours, progressive. Moreover, Propaganda is an exhibition that would allow one to pass the thin line between history,  art, technology & changes.  Being featured here is a digital application called “Facets” installed to Samsung Smart TV …

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10 Kumainments pushed in 17 regions to combat unhealthy diet, lifestyle

After its successful launch in Metro Manila, the National Nutrition Council (NNC) pushes its“10 Kumainments” campaign to all 17 regions of the country, through the local government units (LGUs) as its drivers. The campaign, which provides “the recommended guide” for Filipinos to obtain a healthy diet by following simple guidelines, has been translated into local dialects, including Cebuano and Ivatan. The NNC-ARMM(Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) has even made a transliteration of the nutritional guidelines in Arabic and called it the Nutritional Guidelines for Muslim …

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Manny Pacquiao renews commitment to be an Ambassador and spokesperson for Habitat for Humanity Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES (January 5, 2015) — To start the new year on a positive note, Sarangani representative and ‘People’s Champ’ Manny Pacquiao renewed his commitment to be an Ambassador and spokesperson for Habitat for Humanity Philippines. Pacquiao signed a new memorandum of agreement on January 5, 2015 indicating his commitment to support Habitat for Humanity’s “WeBuild Campaign”, which is kicking off early this year. The agreement also outlines the congressman’s P5-million donation, which will be used to partially fund 195 houses for families in Glan, …

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Biggest recording stars sing for compassion, volunteerism in Red Cross song

In the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda last year, the country’s biggest recording artists decided to dedicate their time and talent to inspire people to help our kababayans by recording the song “I Am You,” composed by Ryan Cayabyab and Joey Reyes. This is a project of the Philippine National Red Cross. Sharon Cuneta, Regine Velasquez, Lea Salonga, Sarah Geronimo, Martin Nievera, Ogie Alcasid, Christian Bautista, Karylle, Sam Concepcion,Erik Santos, Tippy Dos Santos, Kuh Ledesma, Ebe Dancel, Yael Yuzon of Sponge Cola, Chito Miranda of Parokya …

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ABS-CBN launches different ways of saying ‘thank you’

ABS-CBN spreads the season of thanksgiving and heartfelt gratitude this Christmas as it recently launched different ways of saying ‘thank you’ as part of ABS-CBN’s 2014 Christmas campaign “Thank You ang Babait Ninyo.” One of which is the Kapamilya Thank You Facebook application where netizens can create a personalized video with pictures and special messages for the people they want to thank this Yuletide season. To send personalized greetings for your loved ones, just visit ABS-CBN’s official Facebook fan page (Facebook.com/ABSCBNNetwork) and look for the …

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TFC to donate $2 to ABS-CBN Foundation feeding program and share the music of the TFC 20th Anniversary Commemorative Album for every new subscription

December 16, 2014 (QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES) – As part of its year-long 20th anniversary celebrations and in keeping with the holiday tradition, the premier network in the world, The Filipino Channel (TFC), is sharing the gift of giving with its pledge for donations to the ABS-CBN Foundation feeding program for new subscriptions and is thanking new subscribers via the gift of the TFC 20th Anniversary Commemorative Album. TFC, launched in 1994, celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with the theme “Galing ng Filipino, ituloy mo” …

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PBA Icons, Celebs, Top Executives and Newscasters Team Up for Online Charity Sale

Christmas 2014 comes to greater life as the country’s well-loved athletes in the PBA, popular celebrities and personalities, as well as the most influential movers and shakers of the news and corporate world, sign up for a one-of-a-kind online fundraising activity. “SARI-SARI STARS”, which is currently live on www.BuyandSellPH.com, lines up the biggest names from the sports, news, entertainment and business industries who have donated some of their most valued personal items in a special online sale. All proceeds from this special sale will be …

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San Francisco Bay Area FilAms remember Haiyan

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 20, 2014 – “On November 8, 2013, Typhoon Haiyan struck Central Philippines and brought untold suffering and devastation. But Typhoon Haiyan is not just a story about pain and destruction. It is also about the triumph of the human spirit and the overwhelming response of the Filipino people throughout the world and the international community.” These were the opening words in the invite of Philippine Consul General Henry S. Bensurto, Jr. to the Filipino community of the San Francisco Bay Area …

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Buy McDonald’s limited-edition red and white striped socks and help build the next Bahay Bulilit

Doing good is always in style! Starting November 15, McDonald’s brings you the limited-edition red and white striped socks in select restaurants in Greater Manila Area. For only P100 a pair, you can #ShowYourStripes as an addition to your OOTD (Outfit of the Day) plus you are able to help build the next Ronald McDonald Bahay Bulilit in the country. McDonald’s and Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Philippines join the 40th global anniversary of RMHC by inviting Filipino customers to wear the red and white …

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Derek Ramsay leads Kapatid stars in series of Alagang Kapatid post-Yolanda rehabilitation efforts

Kapatid prime actor and Amazing Race Philippines host/race master Derek Ramsay led the TV5 visit in typhoon-hit areas in Eastern Visayas on the anniversary of the tragic Yolanda onslaught last November 8. In an interview with InterAksyon.com, Derek Ramsay shared how he was personally awed by the strength of Yolanda survivors, especially how they remain resilient despite what they wenth through. A year after super typhoon Yolanda wreaked havoc in the country, a lot of people are undeniably still in need of assistance in order …

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