by Ice Salvador
The Sugar Industry Foundation, Inc. (SIFI) has renewed its partnership with Insular Health Care, Inc. (IHC). As its HMO provider, Insular Health Care will continue to provide access to health care services to the employees and dependents of SIFI and its member organizations. The contract signing ceremony was held last May 29, 2017 at Nature’s Village Resort, Talisay City, Negros Occidental.
Established in 1971, SIFI is a non-profit organization set-up to institutionalize the amelioration of sugar workers and their families in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. It is implementing programs on Education, Health and Enterprise Development.
Shown in above photo are the Executive Officers of both institutions (seated from left to right) Mr. Robeto Z. Arroyo (IHC President and COO), Ms. Edith Villanueva (SIFI President & COO) and Mr. Joseph Conrad Ledesma (SIFI Board of Trustee). Standing behind them are (from left to right) Mr. Dicken Valdez (IHC Branch Sales Representative), Ms. Norelyn De La Cruz (SIFI Project Officer Health-Visayas) Ms. Margarita Basio (SIFI Finance Officer-Visayas), Ms. Neolita Alminaza (SIFI Program Coordinator-Visayas), and Mr. Elias Gudia (IHC Group Sales Manager).