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Balamban Health Center receives medical equipment donation from Helikon Shipping

March 22, 2024

March 20, 2024 – The Balamban Rural Health Center received one (1) unit Philips Lumify Handheld/Portable Ultrasound from Helikon Shipping Enterprises Limited.
According to its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Michael Papaioannou, the endeavor is part of Helikon’s commitment to Balamban, “ I am hoping that as the years go by, we will be able to provide you with more and more equipment and assistance . It would be a huge honor from all of us.”
Mayor Ace Stefan Veloso Binghay and Vice Mayor Alfie Binghay had the opportunity to express their appreciation to the generosity of said company, both agreed that “there is no such word to describe their gratefulness to Helikon Shipping,” and that the donation – valued at over Php 600,000.00 will significantly contribute to the public ‘s access to maternal medical care in addition to the available resources of the local government.
The turnover ceremony was attended by THICI President Yasuaki Seto, Sangguniang Bayan Members, Dr, Napoleon Macapaz and staff, personnel of Helikon shipping and Tsuneishi Heavy Indutries (Cebu) Inc.