Philippines’ largest food company, Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) is donating 100 million worth of food products from its brands to health workers and on-ground checkpoint personnel who are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, announced by Tony Tan Caktiong, JFC Chairman and Founder, on March 19, Thursday.
JFC’s social responsibility arm, Jollibee Group Foundation through its FoodAid program is closely coordinating with the public and private organizations to make sure of an effective and efficient distribution of the food products to the front liners.
“Our frontliners are our real modern-day heroes during this time of a pandemic, and, unfortunately, many of them have little time to rest. The Jollibee Group is one with them in this fight and we hope that through our food, we can fuel their heroic efforts. We are more than grateful for what they are doing for our countrymen. We thank them from the bottom of our hearts,” said JFC CEO Ernesto Tanmantiong shared on Jollibee Group Foundation’s Facebook Page.
The frontliners will be receiving food packs from Jollibee, Chowking PH, Mang Inasal Philippines, Red Ribbon, Greenwich Barkada, Burger King Philippines, Panda Express Philippines, and PHO24.
Feature photo: Jollibee Philippines Facebook Page