December 21, 2021
Tzu Chi, Digital PH invite Biz Leaders to Join Hands in Odette Relief
By Joy Rojas
CEOs and business leaders who want to provide help to the thousands of families displaced by Typhoon Odette are invited to join a Zoom meeting hosted by Tzu Chi Foundation Philippines, together with GeiserMaclang and Digital Pilipinas. The virtual meeting slated for Thursday, December 23 from 10:30 am to 12 noon will provide participants with firsthand surveillance updates from typhoon-stricken areas in Cebu, Bohol, and Southern Leyte.
It will also include a discussion on the leadership of Tzu Chi Foundation Philippines, led by its CEO Henry Yuňez. The discussion will be facilitated by Amor Maclang of Digital Pilipinas and GeiserMaclang, the pro bono advisor of Tzu Chi Philippines for corporate social responsibility partnerships.
Leaders from the industries of real estate, logistics, construction, financial services, payments, and retail space are encouraged to participate in this initiative that promotes working together as a society and nation towards overcoming the devastation from one of the worst typhoons in the country’s history. This way, all can provide help and begin rehabilitation efforts in a manner that’s relevant, transparent, and purposive.
Tzu Chi Foundation is one of the leading humanitarian and non-governmental organizations in the world that focuses on providing disaster relief, charity, environmental protection, livelihood, and rehabilitation.
Its relief operations following the widespread damage and death from Super Typhoon Yolanda in 2013 is considered to be one of the most impactful by civil society and government.
Register for the Zoom Meeting here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEpduigqzksHtc3d8zodbXgaYQ9m_QTmN-z