Mon. Jul 22nd, 2019

Metro Community Bazaar Happening In Alabang Town Center Until July 31

Assorted Caritas Margins Food

Metro Retail Stores Group Inc. (MRSGI) celebrates National Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) month this July 1-31 through hosting a Metro Community Bazaar

In cooperation with Vicsal Foundation, Inc., the non-stock, non-profit private domestic corporation that champions the CSR initiatives of the Vicsal Group of Companies, Metro Retail Stores Group, Inc. (MRSGI) and Alabang Town Center have joined together to host a month-long Metro Community Bazaar. This project aims to help uplift poor communities by selling premium social good products from July 1-31, 2019 at Metro Supermarket Alabang, Muntinlupa.

Metro Community Bazaar 2019

Metro Community Bazaar will feature products from MRSGI partners such as the upcycled accessories from the Artisan Women of Tondo, an economic empowerment program supported by The Coca-Cola Company; delectable food products from Caritas Margins, and Moringa Tea and Powder products from GreenEarth Foundation, Inc. Also featured at the event are the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, Caritas Segunda Mana, Coca-Cola Philippines, Habitat for Humanity Philippines, Philippine Red Cross, and St. Arnold Janssen Kalinga Center.

Metro Retail Stores Group launches Metro Community Bazaar at Metro Supermarket Alabang
In photo (L-R): Jamie Santos-Sugay, Resource Development and Communications Director, Habitat for Humanity Philippines; Anna Marie Periquet, Vice President for Corporate Affairs, MRSGI; Manuel C. Alberto, MRSGI President and COO; Ruth Castelo, Undersecretary for the Consumer Protection Group, Department of Trade and Industry; Sherisa Nuesa, Senior Advisor to the Board, MRSGI; Pauline Sioson, Deputy General Manager, Alabang Town Center; and Rev. Father Falviano Villanueva, Executive Director, St. Arnold Janssen Kalinga Center.

Caritas Margins provides skills and entrepreneurship training to urban poor communities and members of various marginalized sectors. Below are some of the food products created by Caritas Margins.

Shop and eat for change. Visit Metro Community Bazaar at Metro Supermarket in Alabang. For more details, follow The Metro Stores on Facebook and Instagram. 

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