The Philippine Red Cross launched the Bakuna Bus and discussed its report on the vaccination efforts to fight Covid-19 during a press conference at its national headquarters in Mandaluyong.
PRC Chairman and CEO Senator Richard Gordon announced that PRC will not stop vaccinating people.
He also strongly reiterated that PRC vaccines are not for sale.Gordon said, “We are not in the business of selling and making a profit. We are not here for business. We are here to save lives.”
He added, “The government included the PRC to procure Moderna vaccines, without any hesitation, we bought what is available to ramp up our vaccination. We just need to recover our costs to continue our operations. PRC is ready to test, isolate, treat, and vaccinate our fellow Filipinos.”
The PRC vowed to continue its efforts in fighting Covid-19 through regular testing, isolation of those affected, and vaccinating the unvaccinated, especially the most vulnerable.