Over 14,000 The Care Package high energy biscuits recently donated to Typhoon Nina victims
Families affected by Typhoon Nina are expected to benefit from adequate nutrition and food supply following Typhoon Nina thanks to over 14,000 The Care Package high energy biscuits recently donated by the Aboitiz Group.
Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. (AEV) through its corporate foundation, Aboitiz Foundation, turned over to Kaya Natin – a non-profit and non-government organization that promotes good governance and ethical leadership in the Philippines. – 205 boxes containing 14,350 The Care Packages for immediate distribution in the Bicol region.
Kaya Natin Lead Convenor and Trustee, Harvey Keh and DJ Sta. Ana, First Vice President for Government Relations of AEV were present at the Kaya Natin headquarters in Quezon City for the turnover ceremony.
In times of disasters when viable sources of food are scarce, The Care Package high energy biscuits serves as an effective emergency provision. It provides a lasting, sustainable nourishment and can play a crucial part of a person’s road to recovery in the face of unstable food supply within weeks after calamities hit. Each 100-g pack of high energy biscuits contains proteins, vitamins A, B1, B12, C, D3, E, iodine, magnesium, calcium as well as carbohydrates and sugar, necessary for a person’s nourishment and energy needs without sacrificing taste.