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Month: December 2015

Christmas Giving in Laurel Batangas

On Christmas Eve (12/24) 2015, RIMM conducted another Christmas giving in barangay Bignay, Laurel, Batangas, a dirt road mountain ridge above Taal Lake. The barangay captain is a strong proponent of family planning as he has/is witnessing the rapidly increasing mountain population. RIMM members took two cars loaded with sacks of rice and snacks for children, then later switched to a jeepney arr...
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Encouraging Widowed Indigent Father

On December 23rd, 2015, club members, in conjunction with Alfonso DSWD, provided further assistance for an indigent coconut land caretaker father in barangay Kaysuyot, Alfonso, Cavite, who had lost his wife during the Christmas Holidays after child bearing complications, leaving four children motherless. Being a land caretaker the family can live on the land without a salary but can sell seasonal ...
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A Rotarian from Australia

On December 22 & 23, 2015, an Australian Rotarian, Mr. Don Shields from Geelong visited RIMM (Rotary International Multinational Manila) HQ in Alfonso, Cavite. Subsequent day to a flag exchange ceremony, Don joined our community service activity to encourage a widowed indigent husband in barangay Kaysuyot, Alfonso, Cavite providing a sack of rice, canned foods, snacks for children, etc. He a...
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Christmas Giving to Indigents

December is a giving time especially to children that suffer in poverty from the uncontrolled population explosion. Many of the indigent settlers from Samar Island who used to live in barangay Mangas II, Alfonso, Cavite were forced to relocate and now reside in Usting, barangay Luksuhin Ibaba. Because of space limitations families settled in several locations separated by about a 15 minute walk. ...
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Bridging for Disaster Related Medical Missions

On December 6, 2015 (ST. Nikolaus Day) the ARESCOM (Army Reserve Command) of 4RCDG (4th Region Community Defense Group) of the Philippine Army (PA) sponsored a feeding program, largely for children, in Julugan, Tanza, Cavite. Participating soldiers were volunteers and Colonel Pascual and Major De Sagun personally helped to fund the event. Former Rotarian presidents of RIMM had been invited to...
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