BingoPlus has partnered with Miss Philippines Earth. The former is the first licensed online bingo game in the Philippines while the latter is a beauty pageant that aims to have its candidates and winners actively promote and help preserve the environment.
With the partnership, BingoPlus will join Miss Philippines Earth in its environmental awareness programs and environmental protection campaigns nationwide. The gaming company will get its people involved in the beauty pageant’s upcoming events that include tree planting, beach clean-ups and tourist spots promotion.
Recently, AB Leisure Exponent Inc. president Jasper Vicencio met with Miss Philippines Earth vice president and project director Peachy Veneracion. He said, “Initiatives conducted by BingoPlus under its mother company, Leisure and Resorts World Corporation are aligned with the goal of Miss Philippines Earth.”
“We likewise believe in its 5R’s tenet: Re-think, Reduce, Re-use, Recycle and Respect,” Vicencio continued. “BingoPlus is committed to the community it operates in.
As Vicencio stated, bingo has been a major component of Filipino culture and is one of the traditional games to get the family together. He explained, “Family bonding, socializing and entertainment get us through tough times and makes us upbeat about sharing positivity.”
“As a company we aim to teach and create more livelihood programs so families can put more food on the table,” the AB Leisure Exponent Inc. president continued. “We also aim to bridge and narrow the gap for students to gain access to better education, to promote health and wellness programs to benefit those afflicted with poor health and to safeguard our environment and boost its sustainability.”
On its own, BingoPlus had embarked on relief programs for towns and communities ravaged by calamities caused by climate change. In December 2021, the company helped provide basic goods and rebuild homes destroyed by Typhoon Odette in the Philippine provinces Cebu and Bohol.
On August 6, 2022, the Miss Philippines Earth 2022 coronation night will be held in Coron, Palawan, Philippines. From 38 candidates, only 20 semifinalists were selected to compete for the crown.
One of the semifinalists is Kiara Liane Wellington, 20, of Cebu City, Philippines. Also vying for the title are Chrisdalyn Yvonne Abrenica, 22, representing the Filipino community in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Jasmine Paguio, 23, representing the Filipino community in Toronto, Canada.
Reigning Miss Philippines Earth 2021 Naelah Alshorbaji, 24, is from Parañaque City, Metro Manila, Philippines. She finished in the Top 8 at Miss Earth 2021.