The League of Corporate Foundations spearheaded a one-day seminar entitled Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Excellence held in Batangas City last May 17, 2012. The seminar aims to provide business communities outside Metro Manila with a deeper understanding of corporate social responsibility, facilitate learning and sharing of best practices in delivering social investments; and open opportunities for networking and partnership building.
Ms. Eli de Castro, the Executive Director of the League of Corporate Foundations (LCF) welcomed the seminar participants. Resource Speakers included Ms. Camille Buenaventura, President of LCF and Executive Director of San Miguel Foundation, Ms. Eddielyn Addun of One Meralco Foundation, Mr. Dario Pagcaliwagan, the Project Director of Lopez Group Foundation, Mr. Augusto P.I. Carpio III, the Chairperson of the League of Corporate Foundations and Managing Trustee of Aboitiz Foundation and Mr. Chito Maniago, the Chairperson for the Communications Committee and Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Director for Philippines and Asia of Cemex Philippines.
Major Sponsors and Partners were Globe, Pilipinas Shell, Nestle, One Meralco Foundation, Toyota Motors, the Batangas Province Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Philippine Action Group for Social Responsibility (PhilAction) – South Luzon, an affiliate of the Productivity Improvement Circles Association of the Philippines (PICAP).
The League of Corporate Foundations is inviting everyone to the forthcoming CSR Expo 2012 entitled Transforming the Business of Giving back, A GREEN event to be held at the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City on July 5-6, 2012. This is envisioned to be the largest Corporate Social Responsibility expo in the Philippines. More information is available at the League of Corporate Foundations (Philippines) Website.