MANILA, June 11 (PNA) — The Armed Forces and Police Savings and Loan Association, Inc. (AFPSLAI) will be donating assorted medical equipment and vehicles to the Philippine Army (PA) on Monday.
The turn-over ceremony will be held at the PA headquarters in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City at 7:30 a.m., Army spokesperson Col. Benjamin Hao said.
Items to be donated include a unit of Handheld Brain Hematoma Screening Device, a Toyota vehicle and two units of electric mobility.
Hao said these will be formally receive by PA commander Lt. Gen. Eduardo M. Año from AFPSLAI chief retired Lt. Gen. Virgilio O. Domingo.
Over the years, PA has received various donations from AFPSLAI, including medical equipment and ambulances.
The donations helped enhance the hospital’s capability, and boost the morale of the Army personnel who are recipients of health care services provided by Army General Hospital (AGH).
The Army’s partnership with AFPSLAI is a realization of the Army Transformation Roadmap (ATR) and the Internal Peace and Security Plan (IPSP) “Bayanihan”‘s objective to encourage stakeholder support through continuous engagement with key stakeholders
AFPSLAI is a private, non-stock and non-profit savings and loan association established and registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 1972.
It aims to promote industry, frugality and savings among its members.
To date, it has 21 branches nationwide and 50 extension offices established in strategic locations to serve more than 400,000 members from the AFP, Philippine National Police (PNP), Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) and Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and its civilian employees. Its mission is to provide financial products and related services to its members that will improve their quality of life. (PNA)