MANDALUYONG CITY -- The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) received a P500,000.00 donation from MITSUI O.S.K LINES, LTD (MOL) through its local Philippines entity, Magsaysay MOL Marine, Inc. The donation is part of MOL’s support to PRC’s continuous humanitarian support in the areas affected by Super Typhoon Odette (International code name: Rai).
The donation turnover event was attended by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. Chief Country Representative in the Philippines Mr. Teiichiro Shinoda and Director Capt. Hiroshi Yoshida together with PRC executives at the PRC National Headquarters on March 17, 2022.
“We are grateful for your continuous support of our humanitarian service. Our commitment to alleviate human suffering and uplift the dignity of the people is possible because of your generosity. This donation will go a long way to help the most vulnerable get back on their feet,” PRC Chairman and CEO Sen. Dick Gordon said.
MOL is a long-time partner of PRC in providing support to families affected by natural disasters. Recently, MOL donated PHP 536,225.56 to support affected individuals during the Taal Volcano Eruption in 2020. (Philippine Red Cross)