DENR-Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) โ€“ Region I supported the Department of Educationโ€™s โ€œBrigada Eskwela 2022โ€ by handing over a yellow trash bin for health care waste, IEC materials, office supplies, cleaning materials, rubbing alcohol courtesy of Ginebra San Miguel-Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan Plant and 11 unserviceable tires to Sagayad Elementary School, City of San Fernando; 12 unserviceable tires to Nagyubuyuban Integrated School, City of San Fernando; 10 unserviceable tires to Zaragosa Elementary School, Bacnotan; and 8 unserviceable tires and one gallon rubbing alcohol courtesy of Ginebra San Miguel-Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan Plant to Fernando Elementary School, Sto. Tomas, in the Province of La Union on August 23, 2022.

On behalf of EMB-I Regional Director, Engr. Maria Dorica Naz-Hipe, EMB-I Finance and Administrative Division (FAD) Chief, Engr. Remedios A. Jimenez, Administrative Officer III Gertrudes O. Obedoza, Environmental Management Specialist II Nestor C. Bambalan Jr., Information Officer II Alberto P. Sotelo Jr. and Office Support Staff Catherine Z. Marcos turned over the said donations to the four schools.

The support extended by EMB-Region I for the โ€œBrigada Eskwelaโ€ was in response to the request letters from the said schools. The donated unserviceable tires may be used for gardening and beautification initiatives of the recipient schools.