In line with its commitment to improve education, Intel Foundation together with its employees worldwide, today announced ongoing efforts to rebuild the Sto. Niño Elementary School in Tanauan, Leyte, which was damaged by Typhoon Yolanda. Intel has partnered with the Department of Education (DepEd) and country’s largest corporate-led social development organization Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) to implement the reconstruction program aimed at reestablishing an even better and stronger school for students and teachers of the municipality.
“At Intel, we believe that education must remain a primary concern in times of adversity in order to inspire and prepare the youth for the global challenges ahead. This initiative is a testament to our unwavering dedication to provide access to teaching and learning opportunities for the youth that are critical to each community’s development,” said Intel Philippines Country Manager Calum Chisholm. “Intel believes that education is an important investment that a community makes for its future as it is instrumental to achieving greater social and economic opportunities for children.”