Eastern Visayas Police Expresses Gratitude for Donations Received

Eastern Visayas Police Expresses Gratitude for Donations Received


Camp Ruperto Kangleon, Palo, Leyte –The men and women of Police Regional Office (PRO) 8 under the stewardship of PBGEN BERNABE MENDOZA BALBA, Regional Director, extend his gratitude and appreciation to all stakeholders and private individuals who donated assorted goods to our tireless front liners.

Among the list of donors are the Offices of the Civil Defense (OCD), handing out 30 pcs. each of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) like Suits, Gloves and Boots Cover; Dir. Eustacio V Bacabac, Regional Director, National Intelligence Agency 8 (NICA 8) handing out 5 gallons of Alcohol and 90 pcs. Improvised Face Shields; 5 gallons EV-AIDE Surface Disinfectant from Mr. Dominador A Aguirre Jr., President, Eastern Visayas State University (EVSU) Main; 3 pcs. Thermal Scanner from Gov. Damian Mercado; 5,904 pcs. assorted product from Unilever Philippines; 1000 pcs. Surgical Masks courtesy of Mr. Geijjerlyn Monserate of CANCHE Trading and 80 liters of Alcohol 70 % solution from San Miguel Corporation which were distributed to different Quarantine Control Points (QCPs).

Moreover, RD Balba personally received donations of 2, 400 bottles of 375ml 70 % Alcohol solution from Mr. Joram Bacorro, Branch Manager, Tanduay Tacloban Branch and 30 jugs of 70 % Alcohol solution from Mr. Rio D. Rapada, Territory Sales Manager, Ginebra San Miguel Corporation.

Additionally, a generous donation of assorted goods worth 1.5 million pesos were given by Mr. Teofilo Vy of E&B Marketing, Tacloban City which were distributed to personnel of the Regional Mobile Force Batalion 8 (RMFB 8), National Support Units (NSUs) and Regional Headquarters (RHQ).

Further, Cong. Martin Romualdez and Cong. Yedda Romualdez of Tingog Party List handed out 500 washable Face Masks; 15 pcs. PPE Suit (Disposable); 10 pcs. N95 Mask; 5 bottles of 1 Liter Alcohol; 5 packs Face Mask; 5 pcs. Googles, 2 jugs Alcohol; 1 box gloves and 1 gallon Hand Sanitizer; 65 pcs. PPE Suit (Disposable) from Sen. Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa; 50 boxes of 375 70% Alcohol solution from Lucio Tan Group Inc.; 500 pcs. Improvised Face Shield and 16 gallons Alcohol from Mr. Eugene Tan, President, Phil. Chamber of Commerce and Industry Tacloban-Leyte Inc.; 1000 pcs. Surgical Masks and 50 boxes assorted noodles and pancit canton from Tacloban Filipino Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Inc. and Tacloban Filipino Chinese Amity Club and 500 pcs. Improvised Face Shield and 16 gallons Alcohol from Mr. Benedicto T Ochea, President, PAPDPAO 8, Tacloban City

A total of 200 kilos of dressed chicken from Mr. Peter Patrick Yap, CEO, Chicken Essential Phils. Inc. and Puremeat Marketing were distributed to 200 selected families of Basey, Samar and Palo, Leyte in relation to “Kapwa Ko, Sagot Ko’’ program of PRO 8.

“I am thankful to everyone who extended their help in our fight against COVID-19. With the continuous camaraderie and cooperation of everyone, we can definitely win this battle,’’ PBGEN BALBA said.

Should you have any inquiry, please contact us through the following social media accounts: Facebook Account: Pulis Rehiyon VIII; or Facebook Page: Police Regional Office 8; or Youtube Channel : Pulis Otso (The Official Youtube Channel of PRO8).