PHOTO GALLERY: Outreach extension program activities
Volunteers from the Mariners First Response Team and Mariners Red Cross Youth attend to a blood donor on Dec. 10, 2012 at the MPCF Canaman Gym. Members of the Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary joined the outreach activity on international human rights day.
June 25, 2012: International Day of Seafarers
MPCF Canaman students lead a contingent during a parade in Naga City to celebrate the International Day of Seafarers June 25, 2012. The Day of Seafarers was marked all over the world.
Alay kay Boboy for poor children
MPCF Canaman Board of Trustees led by Chair Emerita Eliza L. Jimenez (front), officials, and students conclude the Alay kay Boboy yearly Christmas give-giving and fun games with a group photo. Held every Dec. 20, the event is in memory of the late Naval Engr. Jaime L. Jimenez, Jr. and is for indigent children of Canaman's barangays.
Relief operation for Typhoon Habagat victims
Students pack relief goods and used clothes for Typhoon Habagat victims (August 2012) in Metro Manila including Montalban, Rizal in cooperation with CenPEG and urban poor community alliance Kadamay. Relief operations were also conducted for Typhoon Ondoy victims in 2009.
Northern Canaman High School at Fundado, Canaman led by the assistant principal and property officer receives books from ORES' Fatima Balaquiao (right) in July 2012. The donations came from Wilhelm Maler and Eberhard Schmid of the Friends from Germany, Anvil Publishing, and other donors facilitated by CenPEG. Other book donations went to Tacolod Elementary School, Naga City; Sta. Cruz National High School (Canaman); and San Francisco (Bawa) Elementary School.
For every tree planted, a life: MPCF Canaman students take tree planting seriously and make it a yearly commitment.
Schoolchildren of Tacolod Elementary School, Naga City, learn safety tips during earthquake preparedness drill facilitated by ORES with school officials in July 2012. A similar drill was held at the Kurtland Elementary School.
Fishermen (left) join volunteers from the Mariners First Response Team and Coast Guard clear the coast of Sabang, Calabanga of garbage and toxic debris during a regular environmental activity.
For fair electricity rates
Members of Casureco consumers movement campaign for fair electricity rates and reform of the local cooperative with discussions, petitions, rallies, and door-to-door information drive. The consumers' campaign is ongoing.
Partnership with community, Coast Guard and NGOs
Disaster risk reduction briefing led by Mariners volunteers at Barangay (village) Dominorog, Calabanga, Camarines Sur.
Mariners faculty 3/M Pablo dela Rosa (2nd from right) leads student volunteers from Mariners First Response Team with staff of CARE ACCORD at Dominorog, Calabanga.