PLDT, Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) and PLDT-Smart Foundation (PSF) ramp up distribution of relief, reaching communities in Nueva Ecija, Bataan and even the islands of Polillo, Quezon, following the onslaught of super typhoon #KardingPH.
With the help of government partners onsite and the PLDT and Smart sales teams, the Group was able to reach communities in Nueva Ecija, serving 2,000 affected families. Areas Bataan devastated by the super typhoon also received aid.
Meanwhile, some 1,000 families impacted by #KardingPH received relief assistance in the form of food packs and hygiene kits.
PLDT and Smart continue to promote preparedness and immediate response through distribution of relief aid, continuous availability of communication services, and mobile solutions to help communities mitigate disaster risks. The Group remains fully committed to helping people in need.