Philips Lighting received the ‚ÄúGold Partner Award‚ÄĚ at the inaugural BCI Asia FairBuilding Network Awards 2016. Philips Lighting was recognized for giving more than 7,000 light bulbs to the Habitat for Humanity‚Äôs ReStore Warehouse in Las Pi√Īas City. The donation will help fund Habitat‚Äôs mission to build homes and communities.
The Gold Partner award is given to companies that demonstrate a genuine concern for disadvantaged communities and are willing to go beyond their commercial purpose to support projects that contribute toward a social benefit, and also assure long-term sustainability.
Philips Lighting General Manager for Philippines Jagan Srinivasan, general manager for Philips Lighting in the Philippines, said, ‚ÄúAs the largest lighting company in the world, Philips Lighting is uniquely positioned to take the lead in bringing more light to the world while helping to bring about a more sustainable future.¬† Our sustainability program, Brighter Lives, Better World aims to improve lives through innovative, energy-efficient and connected digital lighting solutions that enable smarter and safer cities and improve the well-being of a growing population.‚ÄĚ