Caltex TB Awareness Drive Wins in New York’s Gold Quill Awards

NEW YORK CITY, USA. June 27, 2013 – For helping public transport drivers in Metro Manila and their families prevent tuberculosis (TB) by dispelling facts from myths about the disease, the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) awarded the Gold Quill Award of Merit to Chevron Philippines Inc. (Chevron), marketer of the Caltex brand. A Quill Award is a much coveted award that honors exemplary achievements in communication research, programs, skills and creative work.   Photo above shows Chevron Business Communications Supervisor Elaine Beliakoff after accepting the trophy in behalf of Chevron during the IABC Gold Quill Awards Gala last June 24, 2013, in New York, USA.

The “Labanan ang TB Para Tsuper Healthy” (lit. Fight TB so drivers can be healthy) awareness campaign won in the celebrated Communication Management Division, Corporate Social Responsibility category. The campaign established strong partnership with the Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association of the Philippines (FEJODAP), Metro Bus Operators Assoc. (MBOA), and the city health offices of Makati, Manila and Quezon City.  About 12,545 public transport workers increased their TB awareness through anti-TB communication materials and trainings held by Caltex.

The Caltex TB awareness drive has also won an Excellence Award for the same category in the IABC Philippine Quill Awards and an Anvil Award with the Public Relations Society of the Philippines.


About Chevron Philippines Inc.

Chevron Philippines Inc. has been operating in the country for more than 85 years under its retail brand, Caltex, offering high quality products and services. There are close to 800 service stations strategically scattered throughout the Philippine archipelago and employees working in several areas of business such as Marketing, Lubricants and Terminal operations. The Chevron products that are available in the Philippines include Caltex with Techron® fuel and Caltex Diesel with Techron®D, Havoline® and Delo® oils. More information on Chevron Philippines Inc. is available at