Lipa City – SM City Lipa just recently celebrated its 11th year of operations in Lipa City last September 22. With this, a medical and dental mission dubbed as “Gamot Para sa Kapwa”, spearheaded by SM Foundation was held last September 26, Tuesday at the Events Center of SM City Lipa. The medical mission gave free doctor consultations, tooth extractions, x-ray examinations, Electrocardiogram tests, blood tests and medicines to some 400 beneficiaries.
Partners for the mission include the local government of Lipa City, through the City Health Office and City Social Welfare and Development Office. Aside from providing snacks to all the volunteers, the Junior Chamber International Lipa (JCI Lipa), assisted in the registration, crowd control and medicine distribution. Batangas Medical Center provided doctors and dentists while Red Cross Batangas Chapter provided nurses for vital signs.