SM Foundation received a Silver Anvil Award for its public relations (PR) programs Medical Mission and Felicidad T. Sy Wellness Program under the sustained basis for health and wellness category during the 50th Anvil Awards Gold Gabi ng Parangal of the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP).
Known as the “Oscars” of the public relations industry and a symbol of excellence in PR, the Anvil Award is presented to an outstanding public relations tool or program that has met the high standards set in each category. The PRSP’s Anvil Awards received more than 420 entries for validation in 2014 from companies, organizations and agencies nationwide.
“SM Foundation’s programs continue to grow each year in magnitude and in reach,” Connie Angeles, SM Foundation Executive Director for Health said. “The Foundation will continue to bring quality and accessible health service to even more communities nationwide.”
In addition, SM Foundation also received an award for its PR program SM Foundation College Scholarship under the sustained literacy category. SM Investments Corporation (SMIC), SM’s holding company, was also presented a Silver Anvil Award for SMIC’s 2013 Unified Annual Report, its entry in Anvil Awards’ publication category in PR tools.