Updates

20 September 2014

Sustaining hope: Corporate responsibility at PwC Philippines

PwC Philippines Corporate Responsibilty report highlighting the Typhoon Haiyan aid and projects for our focus areas of responsible business, diversity and inclusion, community engagement and environmental stewardship.

7 August 2014

PwC Philippines, BCYF launch the Developmental Social Enterprise Awards (Corporate responsibility news, August 2014)

Isla Lipana & Co. and CSR thought leader Benito & Catalina Yap Foundation (BCYFoundation) jointly launched the Developmental Social Enterprise Awards (DSE Awards), last 7 August 2014 at the Centennial Room of Club Filipino to the members of the media.

11 July 2014

TwP Update: Assurance C hands out school supplies in Baler, Aurora (Corporate responsibility news, July 2014)

On 11 June 2014, Assurance C donated school supplies to Grade 1 students of Baler Central Elementary School in Baler, Aurora. Some 250 students received a school bag each containing pencils, eraser, sharpener, pad paper, notebooks, and a raincoat as part of the team's Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity.

13 June 2014

TwP Update: Markets and Management clean up the coast of Danjugan Island (Corporate responsibility news, June 2014)

Our Markets and Management teams concluded their summer outing to Negros Island with the a coastal clean-up of Danjugan Island as part of their Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity.

12 June 2014

TwP Update: Risk Assurance donates and installs trash frames in Calaguas (Corporate responsibility news, June 2014)

With hearts full of compassion and hands ready to help, our Risk Assurance team donated and installed trash frames last 12 June 2014 at the Mahabang Buhangin beach in Tinaga Island. Tinaga is part of the Calaguas group of islands under the control of Vinzons town in Camarines Norte. This is the team’s response to the worsening waste management problem in the island resort.

7 June 2014

TwP Update: PwC Consulting Phils. leads 'Tsinelas' Drive in Boracay (Corporate responsibility news, June 2014)

There's more to the world-renowned Boracay island than its powdery white sands. This is what the team from PwC Consulting (Philippines), Inc. had in mind when they planned their Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity.

24 May 2014

TwP Update: GTS Sponsors Barangay Feeding Program in Ilocos Norte (Corporate responsibility news, May 2014)

As their way of fulfilling their commitment towards Tourism with a Purpose (TwP), our Global Technology Solutions (GTS) team hosted a children's party and feeding program at San Simon II, Bacarra, Ilocos Norte last 24 May 2014.

23 May 2014

TwP Update: WMS joins "Brigada Eskwela" in Caramoan (Corporate responsibility news, May 2014)

Our Worldtrade Management Services (WMS) Department participated in the Department of Education's (DepEd)"Brigada Eskwela"by repainting school chairs and tables at the Guijalo Elementary School in Caramoan, Camarines Sur last 23 May 2014.

10 May 2014

TwP Update: Tax IAS Team shares blessings to GK kids in Puerto Galera (Corporate responsibility news, May 2014)

The Tax - International Assignment Services (Tax-IAS) team conducted their Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity at the Gawad Kalinga (GK) Village in Barangay Villaflor, Puerto Galera last 10 May 2014.

30 April 2014

TwP Update: Tax CAS repaints calesas for Viva Vigan Festival (Corporate responsibility news, April 2014)

Inspired to make a big impact to tourism, our firm’s Tax - Client Accounting Services (CAS) Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity was held in Vigan, Ilocos Sur and helped 26 calesa drivers repaint their calesas in time for the Viva Vigan Festival.

26 April 2014

TwP Update: Tax Support group repaints Day Care Center in Lian, Batangas (Corporate responsibility news, April 2014)

In the midst of scourging heat last 26 April, our firm's Tax Support group repainted a Day Care Center in Barangay Lumaniag in Lian, Batangas. This activity is part of the firm's TwP Summer Outing and was coordinated by our Liaison Staff, Larry Cabiling who is from the same barangay.

14 March 2014

TwP Update: Human Capital gives back through coastal clean-up in Oslob (Corporate responsibility news, March 2014)

Our firm’s Human Capital Department recently organised a coastal clean for their Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity in Tan-awan, Oslob in Cebu last 14 March 2014.

8 March 2014

TwP Update: Tax-Consulting Assessment Feeding activity in Baler (Corporate responsibility news, March 2014)

The Tax Consulting-Assessment team went to Baler, Aurora Province for its Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) last 8 March 2014. Rich in heritage and historic culture, Baler is found at the northeast part of Luzon.

27 February 2014

TwP Update: Finance team mangrove clean up in Siquijor (Corporate responsibility news, February 2014)

Kicking off our firm’s Tourism with a Purpose (TwP), our Finance people, with the assistance of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), helped clean the surrounding areas of mangroves at the Tulapos Marine Sanctuary, the biggest marine sanctuary and home to large mangrove trees in Siquijor last 21 February 2014.

23 February 2014

PwC Philippines joins UK House of Lords member in Leyte visit (Corporate responsibility news, February 2014)

PwC Philippines, led by Assurance Partner and Corporate Responsibility Leader Gina Detera, joined Rt. Hon. Lord Jack McConnell of Glenscorrodale, a UK Parliament member, in his recent visit to Tacloban City and certain municipalities for a multi-sectoral discussion on the continuing Typhoon Haiyan rebuilding efforts.

8 January 2014

Relief efforts bring Christmas cheer to Busuanga, Palawan (Corporate responsibility news, December 2013)

Some 600 children of Busuanga, Palawan experienced, perhaps their most unforgettable Christmas ever when our Corporate Responsibility (CR) Team travelled to this remote area to hold a Community Outreach program last December.

19 November 2013

Bohol relief operations (Corporate responsibility news, November 2013)

More than 300 families, countless patients in hospital tents and community health centers, and more than a hundred children benefitted from the PwC Philippines' relief mission held from 15 to16 November in municipalities of Bohol.

14 November 2013

How we can help super Typhoon 'Yolanda' victims (Corporate responsibility news, November 2013)

It was only a less than a month ago when the country was also taken by surprise by a 7.2 magnitude earthquake; and over the last weekend, super Typhoon Yolanda (international code name 'Haiyan') terrified us once more.