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Disease prevention and treatment

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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Eliminating Tuberculosis (TB)

Letter of appreciation from Mayor Varias and Dr. Manzo of the Alfonso Municipal Health Office for RIMM’s continuing support in assisting to boost the resistance and improve the health of tuberculosis patients with the goal of eradicating the disease in the area by 2030.
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Sicat Elementary School Ceiling Project #2

In the beginning of May, 2018, the installation of heat prevention insulation and covering the entire ceiling of the computer classroom of the Sicat Elementary School in Alfonso, Cavite has been completed. The classroom is now cool as compared before. It was very hot inside during this warm season.  The students will now feel comfortable inside when they start the new school year this coming Ju...
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Subdermal Implant Support

On April 11, 2018 a Progestin Subdermal Implant (PSI) activity at no cost for women in Alfonso was spearheaded by Friendly Care Foundation (FC), Alfonso Municipal Health Center and our club. FC arrived from Manila to perform the implant. FC provided all of the necessary materials to conduct the implant. Dr. Manzo, chief of Alfonso municipal health center, had enlisted 100 women for the implant. Th...
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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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Providing School Supplies and a Classroom Environment to Facilitate Learning

March 5, 2018 – RIMM Rotarians visiting again with Japanese guests to discuss further needs and pledge support.
RIMM will continue to provide basic school supply support in poor areas such as the project started Jan. 2018 that provided school supplies to 175 children in grades 1 to 6. These consisted of notebooks, pencils, pens, etc. as well as arts and craft supplies to gifted students donated by overseas RIMM Rotarians as well as items purchased locally. Another visit to the school in February with...
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Hygiene Products Distribution in Usting

On March 20, 2018, RIMM members accompanied friends of PP Don Shields of Rotary Club of Geelong Central District 9780 Australia namely Kathie and Anthony to distribute hygiene products that they brought with them from Australia at Usting, Luksuhin in Alfonso, Indigent women and their children were pleased to receive the hygiene products. In the meantime, Since family planning is the flagship...
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Tondo Dump Site & Pasay Graveyard Visit

Humanitarian Mission to the Poorest of the Poor An all-day humanitarian mission was conducted by four RIMM Rotarians with a van overloaded with rice (250kg rice in 5kg bags), baked goods, bought school supplies, misc. school supplies and clothing donated by Japanese Club Rotarians and over P10,000 in P20 currencies for distribution to the children. Tondo (formerly known for Smokey Mountain) Dump...
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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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