Be counted and join the switch off as all SM Supermalls in Pampanga simultaneously observe Earth Hour 2018 on March 24 at SM Pampanga, Clark, San Fernando Downtown and Savemore Market Apalit.
Over the years, all 70 SM malls all over the Philippines; 7 malls in China, 5 SMDC Residences and the rest of the world annually takes part on the leap to change climate change. With the synchronized switching off of lights at exactly 8:30 in the evening for one hour and is going beyond. After the lights go back, SM’s effort doesn’t stop there. With the continuing efforts to help save the environment with activities like Tree Planting, Trash to Cash every first Friday and Saturday of the month and the continuous use of ECO-bags in shopping among others.
This year, join the Earth Hour #Connect2Earth celebration at your favorite SM malls. In SM City Pampanga witness glow-in-the-dark water bonsai forming the significant 60+ symbol as a call to change climate change at the Sky Ranch Pampanga. In Clark, a glow-in-dark panda symbols around the water fountain. While in SM San Fernando Downtown and SM Savemore Market Apalit, a Wi-fi signal symbol in glow-in-the-dark centerpiece and candles in 60+ shape respectively, will glow bright as the malls switch-off its lights for an hour and beyond.
Earth Hour started in 2007 at Sydney, Australia when 2.2 million individuals and more than 2,000 businesses turned off their lights off for one hour to take a stand against climate change. Only a year later, Earth Hour had become a global sustainability movement with more than 50 million people across 35 countries participating. In the Philippines, the movement to promote sustainable consumption spread to over 1,600 cities, town and villages pledged participation in 2010 and over 15 million Filipinos participated in the event.