Connie Angeles (seated) and her team at SMFI’s Health and medical programs department.

SM Foundation (SMFI) will provide free medical consultation and medicines to pre-listed 300 patients during its upcoming medical mission at SM City Sta. Mesa on July 29. 

Other diagnostic services to be given include x-ray, sugar test, cholesterol test, uric acid test, and hemoglobin test. 

This social good initiative is made possible through collaboration with the Philippine Red Cross-Quezon City Chapter, SM Supermalls, and other volunteer doctors and specialists.

SM Foundation staff members and PMPC officers

Intended beneficiaries are members of the Philippine Movie Press Club, Inc. (PMPC) and their families, plus other members of the entertainment media.

Aside from medical missions, SMFI, through its Health and Medical Programs headed by Connie Angeles, upgrades public health centers in its host communities, complemented by its medical caravans across the country.

To date, it has renovated more than 170 health and wellness centers and served more than 1 million patients during its medical missions.

Source: Manila Bulletin (