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Water and sanitation

Governor’s Citation Award

On July 8, 2019 SDG. Sonny Mercado dropped by RIMM's headquarter in Alfonso, Cavite to give our plaques of recognition for RIMM's community services during RY 2018-2019. District Governor Rudy Bediones and district officers were appreciative of the efforts of RIMM to render services in the 6 Areas of Focus of Rotary. Peace and conflict prevention/resolution. Disease prevention and treatment. Wa...
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Assistance to 49 Indigent Students at Camp Hope in New School Year

On May 28, 2019, a club Member Manilito Mondejar and other volunteers assisted in the donation by RIMM of the complete set of school uniforms, black shoes, back pack bags, assorted school supplies, socks and used clothing to 44 students at Camp Hope in barangay Sicat, Alfonso, Cavite. Oral hygiene kits donated by DS Marni Sy of Rotary Club of Cavite Export Processing Zone were also distributed to...
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Camp Hope, Alfonso, Cavite

RIMM (Rotary International Multinational Manila), with the committed support of its multi-national members from Australia, Japan, the US, and the Philippine, is focusing on assisting indigent communities that are struggling to be self-sufficient with year-round basic needs/support provided they are willing to work with their volunteer barangay (local village) health workers in monitoring their c...
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Dental Hygiene Kits Donation from Rotary Club of CEPZ

On March 22, 2019 Past District Secretary Marni Sy of the Rotary Club of Cavite Export Processing Zone (CEPZ) along with 3 other members donated 50 sets of dental hygiene kits. RIMM will distribute these dental kits to "Camp Hope" and teach them proper dental hygiene. RIMM reported to Marni Sy's club members about its activities and Rotarian Yoshiko Radtke encouraged them to visit House with N...
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Waste Management Project – Continued

A MRF (Material Recovery Facility), which our club and Academy of World Healing Foundation funded, has been constructed in Barangay Sicat in April 2018. The barangay MRF Fund has been established and it collects monthly dues (P1,000 – P2,000) from commercial establishment in barangay Sicat, Alfonso, Cavite. After several months, Alfonso municipal dumpsite was closed down and MENRO (Municipal Envir...
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Building a MRF (Material Recovery Facility) Site

Improper garbage collection has created a health hazard
A temporary holding facility for the collecting of residual waste (non-recyclable garbage) Many barangays (local communities/villages) do not comply with laws pertaining to separation/recycling of garbage and not polluting nearby waterways and groundwater with dumped garbage. RIMM Rotarians therefore had met with local and City Health official in their community and had proposed a bi-weekly curb-...
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5-Bridge Creek Clean-up: Educating and Leading by Example in Protecting the Environment

Sponsored and funded by RIMM in cooperation with the local community and the City of Alfonso Prior to the creek clean-up a community outreach program was undertaken that included educating children in the nearby elementary school about proper waste segregation and recycling and thereby protecting the environment and their own drinking water. After pledges were received that the children would pro...
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