Security Bank Foundation Inaugurates 8 Kindergarten Classrooms in Iloilo and Isabela

Security Bank Foundation, Inc. in partnership with Aklat, Gabay at Aruga tungo sa Pag-angat at Pag-asa (AGAPP) Foundation, Inc. inaugurated and turned over four kindergarten classrooms or “Silid Pangarap” for New Lucena Central School and Mandurriao Elementary School last July 30, 2013 in Iloilo City.

Another four Silid Pangarap were also inaugurated and turned over to Divisoria Elementary School and New Lucena Central School last August 20, 2013 in Alicia and San Mateo in Isabela Province.

Security Bank SVP and Region 3 Head, Mr. Jason T. Ang, VP and Visayas Area Head Ms. Terry Sing, SBC Iloilo Ledesma Business Manager Ann Aguilar and SBC Iloilo-Iznart Business Manager Lanie Uy led the ceremonial ribbon cutting and formal turnover of the kindergarten classrooms Schools in Iloilo City with AGAPP Foundation Chairperson Ms. Pinky Aquino-Abellada, DepEd Division of Iloilo representatives and School Principals.

Security Bank AVP and Alicia Branch Manager Agnes Alcid, on the other hand, led the ceremonial ribbon cutting and formal turnover of the kindergarten classrooms in Isabela Province with Ms. Pinky Aquino-Abellada of AGAPP Foundation, School Principals and representatives from DepEd Division of Isabela.

Since 2012, the Foundation inaugurated and turned over 16 Silid Pangarap Classrooms to six public schools that will benefit 400-800 kindergarten students every school year. Another 24 Silid Pangarap Classrooms are still undergoing construction and are all expected to be completed by May 2014, thus completing the 40 kindergarten classrooms commitment of the Foundation to AGAPP Foundation amounting to P17Mn.

With this donation of kindergarten classrooms, the Foundation hopes to be able to contribute in the improvement of the quality of foundational education for the children in Iloilo and Isabela provinces.