Around 150 guests from donor companies, partner organizations and prospective supporters gathered to witness the awarding of recognition plaques and the launch of Balik Baterya Program's Project LEAP (Learning Enhancement Assistance Package). PLDT, represented by its Senior Manager for Community Relations, Ms. Evelyn del Rosario, delivered a speech of support to the program on behalf of the donors. A signing of the MOU involving Oriental and Motolite Marketing Corporation (represented by its President Mr. Ramon Agustines), PBSP (Ms. Isabel C.Y. Cu, Member of the PBSP Luzon Regional Operations Committee), DepEd (Hon. Sec. Jesli Lapus) and DENR (EMB Dir. Julian Amador) highlighted the event.
The evening was capped with a performance by children beneficiaries from PBSP's STEP UP (Strategic Private Sector Partnerships for Urban Poverty Reduction Program) community in Pasig.