China Bank Savings (CBS) was presented with two citations by the Department of Education (DepEd) during the recent appreciation program for public and private sector partners. The appreciation program, attended by executives representing 120 private and public sector stakeholders was held on December 12 at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan, DepEd Complex in Pasig City. DepEd officials recognized the partners for their support in delivering quality basic education for all learners in the country.
CBS was presented certificates of appreciationin two categories: the DepEd Learner’s and Teacher’s Support packages (Non-Infrastructure), which covers active participation in projects like Brigada Eskwela, Adopt-a-School, Nutrition Month, and the CBS DepEdVenture program; and Partners for Marawi emergency response for school teachers and pupils during the five-month urban battle.
Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones, together with Undersecretaries Tonisito Umali and Jesus Umali personally expressed their gratitude to the different stakeholders for their active partnership and continuous support for the mission of the Department.