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Metrobank, GT Capital Provided Support to Frontliners in 13 Hospitals

Metrobank and GT Capital Holdings, Inc. provide support to healthcare workers to combat COVID-19.

Through the Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI) and GT Foundation, Inc. (GTFI), donated P15.25 million worth of PPE to benefit thirteen hospitals in Metro Manila, Cavite, and Cagayan de Oro. These are:

Through the Metrobank Foundation and GT Foundation, turnover 1,000 sets of personal protective equipment each to Ospital ng Maynila (City of Manila) and Ospital ng Makati (Makati City) as part of its P15.25 million donation to 13 hospitals in Metro Manila, Cavite, and Cagayan de Oro. (Credits Business World)

A total of 12,000 sets of PPEs will be distributed to the hospitals, consisting of hazardous material suits, face shields, N95 masks, gloves, and shoe covers will be distributed to the hospitals treating a high number of confirmed COVID-19 cases.

An initial P5.07 million worth of PPEs were turned over to the Manila Doctors Hospital, the healthcare arm of MBFI, and another P5.07 million to the Philippine General Hospital, Lung Center of the Philippines, and six (6) District Hospitals in the City of Manila.

Likewise, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) received additional masks and gloves amounting to P1.84 million for the use of their front liners.

The donation is part of the P200 million pledge by Metrobank and GT Capital Holdings Group in support of the effort to combat COVID-19.