Jollibee donates P100 million worth of food to COVID-19 frontliners

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The Jollibee Group has announced that it is donating PHP100 million worth of food to COVID-19 frontliners.

In line with this, frontliners – health workers and on-ground checkpoint personnel – will be receiving food packs from Jollibee, Chowking, Mang Inasal, Red Ribbon, Greenwich, Burger King, Panda Express, and PHO24.

Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) Chairman and Founder Tony Tan Caktiong revealed in a statement that JFC is donating Php 100 million worth of food products from its brands to health workers and on-ground checkpoint personnel who are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the released statement, it was noted that JFC, through Jollibee Group Foundation’s FoodAID Program, has been closely coordinating with public and private organizations for an efficient distribution system of the food products to these frontliners.

“Our frontliners are our real modern-day heroes during this time of a pandemic, and it is unfortunate that many of them have little time to rest. The Jollibee Group is one with them in this fight and we hope that through our food, we can fuel their heroic efforts. We are more than grateful for what they are doing for our countrymen. We thank them from the bottom of our hearts,” said JFC CEO Ernesto Tanmantiong.