ACE Hardware extends help to typhoon victims in Rizal province

ACE Hardware extends help to typhoon victims in Rizal province
December 29, 2020

Ace Hardware, known as the Helpful Place, comes to the aid of typhoon victims in Rizal.

ACE Hardware, SM Retail’s home improvement brand, donated through the SM Foundation’s Operation Tulong Express P2 million-worth of essential items to families displaced by the recent typhoons in Rizal province.

ACE Hardware staff visited Kasiglahan Village in Rodriguez, Rizal last December 16, Wednesday, to turn over to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) local chapter some much-needed items including beddings, mats, personal protective equipment (PPEs), and cleaning supplies among others.

ACE Hardware and SM Foundation's Operation Tulong Express brought the donations in Kasiglahan Village, Rodriguez, Rizal.

ACE Hardware, SM Retail’s home improvement brand, donated through the SM Foundation’s Operation Tulong Express P2 million-worth of essential items to families displaced by the recent typhoons in Rizal province.

ACE Hardware staff visited Kasiglahan Village in Rodriguez, Rizal last December 16, Wednesday, to turn over to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) local chapter some much-needed items including beddings, mats, personal protective equipment (PPEs), and cleaning supplies among others.

The first recipients of ACE Hardware's donations are the evacuees at the Kasiglahan Elementary School.

“Lubos ang pasasalamat namin sa ACE Hardware at sa SM Foundation Operation Tulong Express para sa tulong na hatid nila. Malaki ang tulong nito para malinis at maayos nila ang mga gamit nilang nasira noong bagyo,” says Rozario Llaneta, disaster volunteer at the Municipal Social Welfare Development.

ACE Hardware, other SM Retail companies, the SM Foundation, and the rest of the SM Group continue to assist the victims of the typhoons that recently hit the country. Operation Tulong express has been distributing Kalinga Packs to communities in the Bicol Region, Bulacan, Marikina, Rizal, Cagayan, Isabela, and other hard-hit areas. SM Supermalls also opened its doors to stranded customers during the onslaught of the typhoons.

Items donated by ACE Hardware included mats, personal protective equipment (PPES), and cleaning supplies among others.