Bonifacio Global City (BGC), through Fort Bonifacio Development Foundation, Inc., took part in the establishment of Silid Booklatan, the newly opened public library in Sitio Uno, Barangay Fort Bonifacio. BGC provided for the supplies to be used by schoolchildren in the library.
Present at the turnover held during Passionfest 2012 were BGC’s Manny Blas II, barangay officials headed by Brgy. Chairman Lino Cayetano, and over 100 schoolchildren from Villamor Air Base Elementary School in Pasay, Tenement Elementary School in Taguig, and Bangkal Elementary School and Hen. Pio Del Pilar Elementary School in Makati.
“Having this library is a big step in promoting education and instilling the importance of reading among children,” Brgy. Chairman Lino Cayetano remarked. He also said that the library will be a venue for trainings, reading sessions, and other community activities.