On February 14, Valentine’s Day, Palawan Pawnshop- Palawan Express Pera Padala inaugurated the sponsored hospital ward equipped with beds, side tables, cabinets, chairs, trashcans and a comfort room in support of the “Adopt a Ward Project” of Ospital ng Palawan.
Hala Bira, Iloilo! Palawan Pawnshop – Palawan Express Pera Padala’s lighted “Sarimanok” float with branch ambassador Andre Paras atop won 2nd place in Float Parade of Lights of this year’s Dinagyang Festival with theme “Connecting Communities Thru Culture and Faith” held on January 27, 2019 in Iloilo City.
With this year’s theme, “Sto. Niño: Guide of God’s Children to Humility and Service”, Sinulog Festival was celebrated on January 20, 2019 where many devotees, tourists and festival-goers participated and honored Sto. Niño, the child Jesus, through music, dance and art amidst heavy rain.
Another year, another business venture. Palawan Pawnshop CEO and President Bobby L. Castro led the groundbreaking ceremony on January 14, 2019 of the B & A Bicutan Project, named after him and his wife, Angelita. Purchased in 2016, the 2,671 m2 lot area in Bicutan, Parañaque City will soon rise a 11-level commercial building that is inspired by the 168 Mall in Binondo, Manila. It will offer long-term leasing opportunities for restaurants, convenience stores, entertainments, events place and small shops that huge competing malls could not cater.
On an event spearheaded by the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) in Palawan last December 20, 2018, Palawan Pawnshop- Palawan Express Pera Padala received a recognition for being the top employer in the province in terms of covering its employees under the National Health Insurance Program thru on-time payment and submission of reports.