The Heat Is On! Know Your Heat Index Following PAGASA’s recent announcement of the onset of the hot, dry season, one of the common terms that we usually come across during weather reports, especially in this season is the heat index. What exactly is heat index, and what makes it such a “hot” term these […]
NATIONAL WINNERS OF THE 2019 METROBANK MATH CHALLENGE AWARDED Winners of the 2019 Metrobank-MTAP-DepEd Math Challenge (MMC) national finals held last March 30, 2019. They were awarded by (standing) Mathematics Teachers Association of the Philippines (MTAP) president Flordelita Male (leftmost); MTAP President Emeritus Sr. Iluminada Coronel, F.M.M (2nd from left); Department of Education (DepEd) secretary […]
BDO Foundation, DepEd and BSP launch new financial education videos BDO Foundation, the Department of Education (DepEd) and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)–the partners behind the financial education program for public schools–are adding more content to the program with the launch of a new batch of five financial literacy videos. The videos were unveiled in […]
Public School Students in Panabo begin 2019 with better classrooms from Security Bank Security Bank Foundation continues to fulfill its promise of delivering better classrooms for public schools in the Philippines. For its first project in 2019, Security Bank’s corporate social responsibility arm turned over two newly-constructed school buildings in Panabo City, Davao Del Norte […]
McDonald’s and Ronald McDonald House Charities Philippines open second Bahay Bulilit in Davao City McDonald’s Philippines Managing Director and RMHC Philippines Vice President Margot B. Torres joins Ronald McDonald in a reading session with children from Brgy. Buhangin in the recently opened Ronald McDonald Bahay Bulilit Learning Center in the community. DAVAO CITY, Philippines— Supporting […]
Magna cum laude’s formula for academic feat: Student by day + service crew by night = success By Immae Lachica, Published on Cebu Daily News CEBU CITY, Philippines — Hard work, perseverance, and belief in one’s self is what drove 20-year-old Cherry Toledo to achieve academic success despite the financial constraints that she faced. Toledo, […]
RECORD HIGH 371 UCPB-CIIF COLLEGE, TECH-VOC SCHOLARS GRADUATE IN 2018 41 of college graduates received Latin honors, also a record A record high 371 UCPB-CIIF scholars graduated last year, bringing to 2,503 the total number of graduates the UCPB-CIIF Scholarship Program has produced since it started in 2003. All the scholars are children of small […]
MANILA, Philippines — Farming can be a profitable livelihood, even for farmers who till a small parcel of land. Arming them with more knowledge can translate to better decisions and higher confidence.
As most young Filipinos celebrate the start of the school break, over 50 children in Pasay City prepare to start “school” with the Tulak Karunungan, Kariton ng Kapalaran (TK3) Kariton Klasrum of the Dynamic Teen Company-Making a Difference, Inc., together with Resorts World Manila (RWM) and the Local Government of Pasay.
Iloilo, Negros Occidental and Aklan health centers level up through BDO FoundationDr. Rodina Mondragon, municipal health officer of Pototan in Iloilo, has been looking for generous donors who would help improve Pototan Rural Health Unit and Birthing Center. As a public health official, she was deeply concerned about the well-being of her constituents. She wanted […]