Ako Bicol (AKB) Partylist extended its helping hand to combat COVID-19 in the Bicol region through donating medical supplies to the health workers of the leading hospitals of the region in battling the COVID-19 pandemic.
The AKB Partylist has so far donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs), KN95 masks, protective goggles, hundred liters of alcohol and thousands of nitrile gloves to Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital (BRTTH) in Legazpi City, Legazpi City Hospital, Bicol Medical Center (BMC) and Ziga Memorial District Hospital in Naga City.
The AKB Partylist also lend service vehicle to BMC in Naga City that will be used by the health workers due to the suspension of mass public transportation because of the enhanced community quarantine.
Aside from service vehicle, the Partylist also managed to prepare food packs for the health workers and frontliners of Legazpi City, Albay hospitals and checkpoints.
The AKB Partylist also expressed its gratitude to SM Foundation, Jaime V. Ongpin Foundation, Lucio Tan Group of Companies and Six in One Corporation (SIOC) for the help and donations for the Bicolanos.
Currently, the activities of Ako Bicol are still on-going and it aims to help more hospitals in the Bicol Region.