PRC, Ayala Land ink deed of donation for Red Cross Cavite HQ

May 10, 2023 People's Tonight 228 views

PHILIPPINE Red Cross (PRC) is pleased to announce the generous donation of a property measuring 859.34 square meters with an estimated value of around P50 million by Ayala Land Inc.

The donated lot is located at Vermosa, Daang Hari, Imus City, Cavite, and will serve as the new Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Cavite Chapter Headquarters office.

The new office will provide ample space for the department services offices of Blood, Disaster Management, Safety, Volunteer, Red Cross Youth, Health, and Welfare Services. Additionally, it will feature a training center and conference facility that will support the organization’s humanitarian efforts in the region.

The donation of this property is a testament to Ayala Land Inc.’s unwavering commitment to helping those in need. At the ceremonial signing, the chairman of Ayala Property Management Corporation, Bernard Vincent O. Dy, expressed his enthusiasm about the donation.

PRC Chairman and CEO Richard “Dick” Gordon emphasized the importance of partnerships in achieving the organization’s goals, stating, “The Philippine Red Cross is the partner of choice for those who want to make a real difference in the lives of the most vulnerable. We are honored to have the support of Ayala Land Inc., and we welcome other like-minded partners to join us in our mission to alleviate human suffering and promote human dignity.”

The Vermosa property will be the second headquarters for the Philippine Red Cross Cavite Chapter, with the first chapter office located in Cavite City and two other branches in Dasmariñas City and Silang.

The ceremonial signing was attended by key representatives from both Ayala Land Inc. and PRC, including Chairman and CEO of the Philippine Red Cross, Richard Dick Gordon, PRC Secretary General Dr. Gwendolyn Pang, PRC Cavite Chapter Chairman Gilbert Remulla, Ayala Land Estates Inc. Development Manager, Moses Aragones, and the Group Head for Residential Business and Central Land Acquisition for Ayala Property Management Corporation, Robert S. Lao.

PRC Cavite Chapter Chairman Gilbert C. Remulla highlighted the significance of the new building, stating, “The new building will house the first-ever blood center in Cavite that can do complete collection, testing, processing, and dispensing, ensuring that safe blood will be readily available to Cavitenos. This is a major milestone for us, and we are grateful to Ayala Land Inc. for their support in making this possible.”

With the new Philippine Red Cross Cavite Chapter Headquarters office, PRC is well-positioned to continue its life-saving work in the region, and the organization is grateful for Ayala Land Inc.’s partnership in this critical endeavor.

“This new building will enable us to expand our service delivery programs in Cavite, allowing us to reach more people in need and provide them with the critical support they require. We are grateful to Ayala Land Inc. for their commitment to helping us improve the lives of the most vulnerable in our society,” said PRC Secretary General Dr. Gwendolyn Pang.