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SOS Children’s Villages Philippines And Onocom Co., Ltd. Forge Partnership To Help More Children In Need

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Lipa City, Batangas - Last June 15, SOS Children’s Villages Philippines, a non-profit organization, operating as a home to children who have lost parental care, and Onocom Co., Ltd-Japan - a multinational construction company held a launch event at Herman Gmeiner National Training Center (HGNTC), Lipa City, Batangas, to declare their long-term partnership.

 

A pact of commitment was signed by SOS Children’s Villages Philippines National Director, Ms. Gemma Goliat and President of Onocom, Mr. Tatsuro Ono to seal the 10 to 15-year partnership that will provide Onocco, a school that will cater to street children, abandoned and neglected children or children whose family cannot afford to give them education. Its aim is to provide children in need with technical vocational training such as driving, automotive, and welding that are highly in demand jobs in Japan. As part of the program’s curriculum, Nihongo class for children and youth will be included to better prepare them for employment.

  

About Onocom Co., Ltd – Japan:

Onocom Co., Ltd- Japan is a multinational construction company that serves as a consultant for effective use of land and buildings operating in central Japan for the past 84 years. It is a construction company which also functions as a property and casualty insurance agent.  Onocom Philippines Inc. was opened in 2017 to support the mother company and to exercise Onocom’s CSR by participating in charity events and volunteer activities. Their ultimate CSR goal is to build a facility or school for street children, children without family, orphans or children whose family cannot afford education.