Corporate responsibility news and features
16 May 2015
Tagged as one of the country’s most famous tourists sites, Boracay Island became the chosen destination of Tax-Client Accounting Services (CAS) for its 2015 summer outing. The group brought with them school bags containing school supplies and slippers which they handed out randomly to children roaming the beaches during the group’s island-hopping activity. The gift-giving served as the group’s Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity.
30 April 2015
From caring for the heart of the Philippines (Siquijor) last year, Finance team this time conquered the brain – at the northern part of the country–to be exact, the Anguib Beach in Sta. Ana, Cagayan from 30 April to 3 May
27 March 2015
Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) goes "natural" this summer as we encourage our employees to make corporate responsibility personal. It is our way of encouraging our people to consider others in everything we do wherever we go.iven.
8 March 2015
On 8 May, the Worldtrade Management Services (WMS) team headed to Patar in Bolinao, Pangasinan for their Tourism with a Purpose (TwP) activity. It was their second time to support the Department of Education's Brigada Eskwela program.
17 December 2014
Our firm, together with Grameen Australia Philippines Foundation, Inc. (GAP) spread holiday cheers to the residents of La Isla Bonita de Salinas in Rosario, Cavite. PwC and GAP leaders and volunteers distributed special Noche Buena packs and sleeping mats to 87 families displaced by Typhoon Haiyan in the Visayas. Boxes of paracetamol and 2015 calendars donated by Assurance C client The Generics Pharmacy were also given.
20 September 2014
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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, 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
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
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
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.