Skills Training for IDPs kicked off

On April 25, 2018, three skills training courses: Dressmaking NC II, Bread and Pastry NC II and Cookery NC II with twenty-five (25) beneficiaries each course have kicked off while another batch of Bread and Pastry will start soon. The project was supported by Caritas Germany with St. Laurence Institute of Technology (SLIT) in Iligan... Continue Reading →


Caritas Germany supported the Relief Distribution to IDPs affected by Marawi Conflict in Iligan City

Nine (9) months have passed since the Marawi conflict, while the government and non-government organizations (NGO) embarked on the rehabilitation initiatives, food remained at the top priority needs of IDPs in evacuation centers hence the supply is scarce. As their stay in the ECs has prolonged, the assistance they have received have been inadequate to meet... Continue Reading →

VolunteerTales|Graduating as Survivors

by Wendy Perocho Salva Phil Valerie Malinis and Tenny Junson Andam could hardly believe that they were finally wearing their graduation toga, cap and hood. They joined the throng of more than 2,000 graduates of the Mindanao State University-Marawi City who gathered at the MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology gymnasium for the rites of what was... Continue Reading →

VolunteerTales|What Sendong Taught Me

by Lyne Grace Vergara Michael Quirante, 25, knows too well the harsh realities of experiencing a disaster. After all, he was one among the fortunate people who survived 2011’s world’s deadliest storm, tropical storm Washi or locally known as Sendong. He heard how the rain and the wind pounded on their house’s roof and saw... Continue Reading →

Iranons welcome M’ranaos with a feast

Lala, Lanao del Norte- M'ranaos who survived the Marawi siege got a warm and festive welcome from their Iranon hosts at the Nurolhuda Al-Islamiyah, Brgy. Sigayan, Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Lanao del Norte on June 26. In a kanduri or thanksgiving feast in celebration of the Eid’l Fitir, Johnny Balindong, a council member of the Mindanao... Continue Reading →

Organic farmers share produce for #DuyogMarawi

Iligan City- The Kahugpungan sa mga Mag-uuma ug Mamumuo sa Kabanikanhan (KASAMMA KA), an organization of farmers and farm workers in Zamboanga del Sur harvested and donated their organic produce to the #DuyogMarawi solidarity initiative for Marawi siege survivors on June 20. They collected 64 kilos corn rice, 17 kilos squash, 60 kilos sweet potato,... Continue Reading →

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