Monday, September 26

Scotiabank and Jaime Penedo Foundation deliver toys to patients

Once again, the alliance between Scotiabank and the Jaime Penedo Foundation bring some support and well-being to Panamanian families.

In this opportunity, benefiting more than 200 patients from the Children’s Hospital.

The bank promoted an internal campaign to collect gifts among employees, a now traditional program at every end of the year. On this occasion, more than 500 gifts were collected, of which 200 were delivered to the Children’s Hospital.

The other gifts were delivered at the Hemato-Oncology Unit of the Pediatric Hospital Omar Torrijos and in a great party organized for 60 families from the Capira communities.

“We are committed to developing strategies that can provide a greater response to the population in vulnerable situations and as a way to contribute to sustainable development. Today more than ever we join forces to bring joy and hope to children who face health problems by supporting the great work of our heroes in white “, commented Alexandra Burgos, Head Regional de Retail Support de Scotiabank Panamá.

The Child Hospital It is the most important pediatric public health facility in Panama and, as such, serves a large number of patients and relatives from all over the national territory who require quality medical care and support. For Scotiabank it is essential to collaborate with the medical center so that these children and their families live the spirit of solidarity of Christmas.