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Phillip Bank Celebrates Graduates of Green Bethel Community School, Affirms Commitment to Cambodian Society

Phillip Bank Celebrates Graduates of Green Bethel Community School, Affirms Commitment to Cambodian Society

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Phillip Bank Plc, the only Singaporean owned Commercial Bank has extended its congratulations to the graduating students of the Green Bethel Community School (GBC) in Cambodia. This event marked a significant milestone in the lives of these young individuals who have overcome challenging circumstances to achieve academic success.

GBC, a school established by Korean NGOs in collaboration with the local government, stands as a symbol of hope and resilience. Located in an area where children often grow up in garbage landfills, the school provides essential access to quality education for underprivileged children. It is an institution where young minds are nurtured, allowing them to break free from the cycle of poverty and aspire for a brighter future.

Phillip Bank Provides Study Materials and Gifts

During the graduation ceremony, Phillip Bank did not only extend their congratulations but also demonstrated their support by providing study materials and gifts to the outstanding students. These students have shown remarkable dedication and academic prowess, embodying the very spirit of perseverance and excellence that the school seeks to instill.

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“We are incredibly proud of what these young individuals have accomplished,” said a representative from Phillip Bank. “Their hard work and dedication are an inspiration. As a bank, we are committed to investing in the future of Cambodia, and supporting education is a vital part of that commitment.”

Phillip Bank Cambodia and Green Bethel Community School Graduation.

Phillip Bank’s involvement in Cambodian society goes beyond occasional gestures of goodwill. The Bank operates its own local NGO named “Koampia Phum Yoeung ” or “Supporting Our Village” in English, serving as the corporate social responsibility (CSR) arm, and actively engages in various CSR programs to support communities. These initiatives are not limited to education alone. From health and sports support to community donations, the Bank has a broad focus on societal development.

Emphasis On the Disabled Community and Education

Since 2018, Phillip Bank has placed a significant emphasis on the disabled community and education. This is evident in their sponsorship and co-running of events designed to support the disabled. These efforts reflect the Bank’s holistic approach to CSR, addressing multiple aspects of societal needs.

“As a bank, we have a role to play in the community beyond financial services. Our CSR initiatives are a testament to our dedication to the Cambodian society. We believe in giving back, and education is one of the most powerful tools for social change,” added the representative from Phillip Bank.

As Phillip Bank looks to the future, it is clear that their commitment to Cambodian society is unwavering. With plans to continue various initiatives and projects in the coming years, the Bank is set to remain a key player in the country’s societal development.

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