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International Medical Assistance for National Emergency

During November 2015 through January 2016, RIMM (Rotary International Multinational Manila) coordinated a non-profit & non-government organization called Japan Heart, which dispatches Japanese volunteer medical doctors and nurses to ASEAN countries, with governmental organizations in the Philippines in order to provide their medical assistance in case of national emergencies. RIMM introduce...
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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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2013 – 2015 Support Trips to the Samar and Leyte Typhoon Belt Areas

Family Planning, Humanitarian Assistance, Disaster Mitigation Research The club’s flagship program is and will continue to be family planning as it not only addresses critical women and family health issues but actually all six areas of Rotary’s focus. However, because of the dire need of the poor and destitute throughout the country, humanitarian assistance resources will also always be extend...
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Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) Survivor Support Projects and Typhoon History

The City of Alfonso had collected and had also saved cash donations for the Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) survivors and also had leftover presents from its annual Christmas party. Officials from the City as well as DSWD (Department of Social Welfare Development) therefore planned a trip to Samar and Leyte to interview typhoon survivors as to their needs and distribute much needed cash to the most needy...
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Club Meeting – Jan 7, 2014

Multinational Manila’s Jan. 7th, 2014 club meeting was attended by a municipal councilor from the City of Alfonso who is also a visiting Rotarian from Ermita. She reported that the City of Alfonso had collected and also saved cash donations and toys for direct distribution to Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) survivors. However, city officials were reluctant to proceed because of safety and security conce...
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Surviving Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan)

11:00am – 3:00pm November 8th, 2013 This is the life-changing story of one group of fishermen and their families. After having made landfall for the fifth time weakened Typhoon Yolanda sweeps across the northern part of Panay Island at low tide. Most of the fishermen and their families living on the many small intertidal islands north of Roxas City that barely reach out of the sea at high tide d...
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Women Empowerment

0700 Saturday, December 14th, 2013 Six tough women pose proudly for a photo with work clothes supplied by UNDP (United Nations Development Program) before going to work cleaning up their typhoon-ravaged small islands located a few feet above sea level in the intertidal zones just north of Roxas City. Most of these women delivered their babies on their own even without the help of a midwife. &nbs...
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