30 Bicol public high school teachers to each receive up to P100k project grant from Caltex Fuel Your School
Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), marketer of Caltex fuels and lubricants, and Caltex branded marketer, Southern Cross Distribution Inc. (SCDI), announced 30 public high school teachers from Bicol which will be given modern teaching equipment during the recent launch of Caltex Fuel Your School in Naga City.
From August 1 to September 30, 2017, Caltex will donate one peso (P1) for every liter’s purchase of Caltex with Techron each time motorists fill up at any of the 22 participating Caltex stations in Bicol. The target amount of P3 million will be divided to each of the 30 teachers to buy teaching aids that will help their students better learn science and math subjects.
Above photo shows the 30 selected teachers. Sitting along the center row are (L-R) AmCham Foundation Executive Director Jun Salipsip, Department of Education Region 5 Director Ramon Abcede, Chevron Philippines Inc.(CPI), Country Chairman Peter Morris, Philippine Vice President Leni Robredo, Southern Cross Distribution Inc., Chairman Jose Mari Delgado, CPI Policy, Gov’t and Public Affairs Manager Raissa Bautista.
“These classrooms must be equipped with the right tools and equipment, and teachers must be well trained to use them, and Fuel Your School program is a channel to achieve this. Every new computer, every new LCD projector, every new multimedia device, and every laboratory equipment will build communities that will encourage students to develop their skills and excel in their chosen fields.” said Vice President Leni Robredo during the launch ceremonies.