Founded in 1953, Caritas Manila – headed by Fr. Anton C.T Pascual, has been widely known and acknowledged as the leading social services arm of the Archdiocese of Manila. With over 60 years of involvement in social development and poverty alleviation, this organization has helped thousands of families in need during COVID-19 pandemic.
Since 2010, Akubo has been in partner with Caritas Manila and continues to support in running campaigns to help poor communities. As our country continues to fight the battle against COVID19 with the help of our front liners and through the imposed Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ), Caritas Manila is knocking on the hearts of everyone who are able to help and support individuals that need financial assistance.
Did you know that as of May 8, Caritas Manila has raised a total of Php 81, 550, 450.00 for their “Ligtas COVID-19” campaign? They were able to provide 83,313 Manna Bags (groceries) and 4,231 Protection kits (hygiene kits) help 636,825 beneficiaries in Metro Manila and Provinces, !