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Aboitiz companies extend help to 750 landslide-hit families in Naga, Cebu

Sep 28, 2018 - 5:33 PM

PRESS RELEASE. Other AboitizPower units up north have been similarly busy, specifically in areas without electricity following Typhoon Ompong’s onslaught there.

ABOITIZ STANDS WITH NAGA, CEBU. Aboitiz team members from the conglomerate's Visayan Electric Co., Inc. (VECO) and Therma Visayas Power, Inc. business units quickly mobilized relief efforts in the aftermath of the Naga City, Cebu landslide. A total of 750 families received much-needed food packs, hygiene kits, and rice packs assembled by the Aboitiz team members. Photo from Aboitiz Foundation

Missionary doctor, PH Eagle Foundation win 2018 Aboitiz awards

Aug 31, 2018 - 7:24 PM

Dr. Benedict Edward Valdez, president of the Maharlika Charity Foundation Inc in Davao City, took home the Ramon Aboitiz Award for Exemplary Individual, while the Philippine Eagle Foundation won the Eduardo Aboitiz Award for Outstanding Institution

AWARDEES. Philippine Eagle Foundation director for research and conservation Jason Ibanez (left), Dr Benedict Edward Valdez (right). Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

What's The Big Idea? Weather Philippines: Private sector fills information gap

Jul 27, 2017 - 6:33 PM

Weather Philippines Foundation has more than 800 automated weather stations around the country, generating localized data to help with disaster preparedness

Gov't, private sector team up to help Mindanao tribe earn a living

May 06, 2017 - 4:00 PM

The Department of Trade and Industry and the Aboitiz Foundation work together with the Matigsalug tribe of Mindanao to help them earn a living through their own products

MATIGSALUG. Members of the Matigsalug tribe from Mindanao share their experiences during a visit on Friday, May 5.

Roberto Aboitiz dies at 67

Apr 13, 2017 - 5:31 PM

He had served as president of the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Incorporated since 1986 and co chaired the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board

PASSED AWAY. Roberto Eduardo 'Bobby' M. Aboitiz was 67. Photo from Aboitiz group

Aboitiz-supported scholars receive recognition for excellence

Jan 13, 2016 - 11:58 AM

Press Release: Two young scholars use the opportunities given to them to excel in academics and beyond

EXCELLENCE. Adriel Sanchez and Armand Canoy, both Aboitiz scholars, receive recognition for their academic achievements. Image courtesy of the Aboitiz Group

What it takes to keep Tboli children in school

Sep 15, 2015 - 8:00 PM

A teacher in Lake Sebu South Cotabato believes the whole community should be involved in the education of a child

PASSION FOR TEACHING. Anita Castillon feels at home whenever she teaches T'Boli children. Screenshot from Ramon Aboitiz Foundation video

Teacher to tribal kids, Mindanao peace group win Aboitiz awards

Aug 14, 2015 - 5:49 PM

The awards named after the business family from Cebu recognize individuals and institutions for bringing about positive change in their communities

How a driver's son got his IT degree

Mar 28, 2015 - 8:44 PM

On Saturday March 28 John Eric Dagos finally graduates from college – a feat that seemed impossible a few years back

9 giant firms lead Yolanda rehab

Jan 23, 2014 - 6:11 PM

UPDATED Rehabilitation Secretary Panfilo Lacson says the private sector should be engaged and government should [only] be the fallback

Aboitiz supports World Robotics Olympiad contenders

Sep 26, 2013 - 2:57 PM

Some budding robotics fans will get the chance to compete at the 2013 World Robotics Olmpiad

ROBOTICS CONTENDERS. Aboitiz STEC Robotics Team Syrum Quinto, Kent Tiu, and Keenu Manayon with their coach, Donald Dungon