Bantay Kalikasan is a media-based program promoting and undertaking various environmental projects in cooperation with and supported by a multi-sector network of government agencies, private institutions and non-government organizations. It was launched to serve as a catalyst in addressing the concern over the worsening state of the Philippine environment characterized by air and water pollution, ...
denudation of forests, irresponsible waste disposal and their life-threatening effects.
ABS CBN Foundation Bantay Kalikasan Program News
For the second year in a row, global banking giant JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMC) recently celebrated its Asia Pacific Volunteer Month promoting the firms volunteering culture across the region by giving back to the local communities where it operates.
With more than 300 of their local staff working together to help in rehabilitation efforts at the La Mesa Ecopark in Quezon City, employee volunteers took part in a variety of activities that included construction of the plant wall garden, sweeping and repainting of the sidewalks, weeding in flower terraces, repainting picnic tables, chairs, gri ...
In a tripartite agreement among ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation, Inc., Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission, and Honda Foundation, Inc., a new linear park will be constructed in Barangay 832 near P. Quirino Bridge in Manila. This is in support to the adopt-an-estero project to further rehabilitate Estero de Pandacan.
Honda Foundation will fund the construction of the linear park and the solid waste management campaign which will be implemented by ALKFI-Bantay Kalikasan under its Kapit Bisig Para sa Ilog Pasig project and PRRC. The two will also be responsible in the construction and m ...
Through Pass It Forward, ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation Inc. (AKLFI) received funding to enhance the Lola Sayong Eco-Surf Camp by building comfort rooms and shower rooms.
American Express (AMEX), a banking industry for more than a hundred years, partnered with ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundations Bantay Kalikasan. More than 50 employees from their office based in the Philippines planted 400 seedlings of Bignay-Kalabaw trees at the La Mesa Watersheds Forest.
Philip John Panes, one of AMEXs Team Leaders shared, "We planted inside the forest and its not easy but its giving back to the community. The fact that we locals planted in a local forest is really excellent."
Another participant, Velmurugan Panneerselvam, AMEXs Infrastructure Engineer said that his e ...
DENSO Philippines Corporation, a company that manufactures automotive components, recently signed an agreement with ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation-Bantay Kalikasans Bantay Langis and Bantay Baterya projects. Through the agreement, DENSO Philippines Corporation will donate their used oils, used solvent, and used lead-acid batteries to Bantay Kalikasans recycling partners Genetron International Marketing and Oriental & Motolite Marketing Corporation. The monetary value of the recycled hazardous wastes will be donated to Bantay Kalikasan which will be used to support its advocacies in 14 si ...
Resorts World Manila (RWM) employees are walking the environmental talk through the companys Live and Love Green (LLG) program. Now on its fourth year, the employees enthusiasm for its monthly recycling program is stronger than ever, with RWM on track to exceed the annual target.
Employee-volunteers closed out the third quarter of the year with a total of 15.3 tons of recyclable materials collected, out of its 18-ton goal for 2017.
The collected recyclables, which would have otherwise gone to a landfill, are donated to the Tzu Chi Foundation Philippines. The foundation processes the mate ...