SEPTEMBER 17, 2019, MANILA PHILIPPINES – Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines Inc. (PCPPI) inked a partnership with the Elsie Gaches Village for its livelihood program centered on providing residents with the skills and means for independent living through vegetable gardening. Elsie Gaches Village is located in Muntinlupa city, nearest to PCPPI’s largest operations facility—the Muntinlupa plant.
The bottling firm turned over used carboys and drums for rainwater harvesting and planting needs that will benefit more than 500 abandoned children and adults with development disabilities. PCPPI also pledged its support for the village’s local activities and needs through its Bukluran council of volunteers.
(L-R: Michael M. De Guzman, DSWD Manpower Development Officer I; Nieve Gentelizo, Elsie Gaches Officer-In-Charge; Vivian A. Cheong, PCPPI Senior Vice President for Human Resources; and Walton Firmeza, PCPPI Muntinlupa Plant Director)