In celebration of the World Senior Citizens Day, Eternal Gardens Cabuyao has taken yet another significant step towards fulfilling its commitment to the community by extending a helping hand to Bahay ni Maria, a home for the aged in Calamba City, Laguna. This initiative is an integral part of the company’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) efforts aimed at creating a positive impact on society.
The event unfolded on Saturday, August 19, 2023, as the delegation from Eternal Gardens Cabuyao, led by Assistant Branch Manager Novina Punsalan, paid a visit to the cherished residents of Bahay ni Maria. With the theme “Walang Hanggang Kalinga at Pagmamahal Para sa mga Nakatatatanda,” the team spent quality time with the elderly residents, participating in a delightful short program that included games, and song and dance performances, all of which brought smiles and laughter to the faces of the beneficiaries.
Understanding the significance of supporting the fundamental needs of the elderly, Eternal Gardens Cabuyao generously distributed groceries, essential hygiene items, and monetary donations to the residents of Bahay ni Maria, to assist the home in its mission of providing care and comfort to the elderly.
Assistant Branch Manager Novina Punsalan conveyed her gratitude for the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of the elderly residents at Bahay ni Maria. “At Eternal Gardens Cabuyao, we firmly believe in giving back to the community. Our visit to Bahay ni Maria was a humbling and heartwarming experience, and we are honored to have had the chance to bring smiles to the faces of the elderly residents. We look forward to continuing our ESG initiatives and making a positive impact in the lives of those we serve.”
The event was a collaborative endeavor, with employees and league managers of Eternal Gardens Cabuyao joining hands to ensure its success. The spirit of camaraderie and compassion was palpable as the team interacted with the residents, sharing stories and creating memories that will undoubtedly be treasured by both the residents and the company’s representatives.
Eternal Gardens Cabuyao’s initiative at Bahay ni Maria serves as a testament to its commitment to fostering meaningful connections with the community. As a socially responsible organization, the company continues to explore opportunities for making a difference.