Save the Children’s integrated response targets vulnerable children, families

IN THE NEXT SIX MONTHS, children such as this recipient of hygiene and household kits will be the focus of intervention activities of Save the Children Philippines, especially in the…

Sining Banwa partners with Surte for typhoon relief efforts

Coming all the way from the heart of Bicolandia, Sining Banwa Albay Performance Collective, Inc. (SB) joined hands with local literary group SurTe in providing relief assistance to typhoon victims…

Red Cross’ M/V Amazing Grace makes first voyage, brings aid

The country’s first and only humanitarian vessel, the M/V Amazing Grace, finally docked at the shore of barangay Cabcab in San Andres town last Sunday, bringing vehicles for the local…

Architects lend a hand to COVID-19 frontliners

To help Catanduanes’ medical front liners cope during this very challenging COVID-19 pandemic, the United Architects of the Philippines (UAP), the accredited professional organization for architects of the PRC in the country thru its Catanduanes Chapter (CC) donated intubation boxes for the Eastern Bicol Medical Center (EBMC). This device provides our frontline healthcare professionals with an additional line of defense, in addition to the traditional coveralls, surgical cap, N-95 mask, scrub suits, goggles/face shield, double gloves, dedicated shoes and shoe covers.

UCSD declares Gift of Love mission a success

In his message during the group’s gathering at ARDCI Corporate Inn function hall last Feb. 14, 2020, Dr. Oscar Enriquez told members of the group that, against all odds, the mission’s cherished purpose of helping their fellow Catandunganons has prevailed and came to reality.

US-based group brings “Gift of Love” to 10 towns

Undeterred by the unexpected suspension of their medical-dental and humanitarian mission by the provincial government, the United Catanduanes San Diego (UCSD) nevertheless decided to bring their “Gift of Love” packs of medicines and various goods to 10 towns of the island through the Diocese of Virac.