Mighty Corp‘s corporate social responsibility arm Wong Chu King, has donated more than 4 million Pesos to hundreds of super typhoon Yolanda victims in Leyte, Cebu, Iloilo and Capiz.
According to WCKF coordinator Camille Arsenal, the foundation’s board of directors led by its chairman, Nelia Wong Chu King approved the release of the funds to the victims which includes 78 employees of Filipino cigarette producer Mighty Corporation and their dependents whose homes were either totally or partially destroyed by the typhoon.
“WCKF did not think twice after learning of the extent of the disaster. The victims were given enough funds to enable them to pick up the pieces and recover from the disaster,” she added.
With the aim of helping Filipino families with their livelihood and their dream for a better future, Mighty Corp, despite being dragged in several controversies is still pushing through with their initiatives with a more positive outlook this year.
Mrs. Wong Chu King said that they treat their employees like family.
The foundation that they started in 1990 is primarily aimed at providing assistance to the poor and underprivileged. To promote education through scholarship programs and raise funds for charitable, cultural and educational purposes.