Not only free health, medical and other services.
Freebies, vitamin supplements, entertainment shows and singing and beauty contest will also benefit the expected thousands of Bacolodnons and Negrosanons during the December 20, 2014 whole-day holding of the first-ever "The Charity of the Year" project.
THE PHILIPPINES’ PRIDE Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao (left) knocks down undefeated Chris Algieri 6 times yesterday to prove his comeback. At right, the huge crowd watches the live telecast of the boxing match at the BAYS Center in Bacolod through the courtesy of the City Mayor’s Office.* (Philboxing.com/CMO-PIO photos)
NEGROS PRESS CLUB, Smart Communications and the Army’s 303rd Infantry Brigade and PruLife U.K. partnered, for the 3rd year, in a Tree Planting Activity Saturday, November 22, during which some 1,500 seedlings were planted at the Negros 1st Ranch in Barangay Sta. Rosa in Murcia, Negros Occidental. The partnership vows to do more for the preservation and protection of the environment.*
The venue will be the Bacolod City People’s House.
Literally to become the "charity event of the year", the undertaking is presented by ON AIR MEDIA in partnership with the Bacolod City Government under Mayor Monico Puentevella, and "hope-fully with the Provincial Government under Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Mosser Foundation, NEHA Foundation, Dr. Selibert S. Cartel Scholarship Grant, Inc., Toastmasters International Division D, Rotary Club of Bacolod, Philippine Red Cross, Kapisanan Ng Mga Brodkaster Sa Pilipinas (KBP), Philippine Air Force Reserve Unit, Philippine Army’s 303rd Brigade, CHATS or Council of Hospitality and Tourism Students by Councilor Jocelle Batapa Seque, Counclilor Alex Paglumotan, Councilor Kalaw Puentevella, Councilor Ann Marie Palermo, Vice Mayor Greg Gasataya, Bacolod City Police Office, Our Lady of Mercy Specialty Hospital, Protasio – Paz Optical Clinic and Mendez Dental Group.
MR. JOEMARIE "JOERAY" LLANERA, the project over-all chairman, said this whole-day project will present different kinds of featured segments every hour to keep the people from all walks of life coming and staying in the event area as they enjoy the Christmas atmosphere while enjoying all the services provided in the venue absolutely free.
Such free services to include, BLOOD SUGAR SCREENING, CHOLESTEROL SCREENING, TRIGLICYRIDES SCREENING, MEDICAL AND DENTAL CHECK UP, EYE SCREENING WITH FREE READING GLASSES, FEEDING PROGRAM, FREE MASSAGE, SKATEBOARD COMPETITION, and GLOBA C PRIME VITAMIN C.