My involvement with the Medical Missions in Marinduque

Exactly six years ago today, I wrote an article in my blogs, the reasons why I participated during Marinduque International (MI Inc.) Medical Missions for the last six previous missions in the Philippines. My sentiments about volunteering is still applicable today. For those of you who had done or participated in a humanitarian project could probably identify and agree with me on this subject. The following article I am reposting today in case you have not read it. My advanced Happy Father’s Day greetings to all the Dads, Daddys, Papas and Fathers of the World!

DOH pushes for ceramic water filter production in MIMAROPA

The Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) initiated the Ceramic Water Filter Pot Production Project in Barangay Poctoy in Torijos, Marinduque to provide households with safe drinking water. “This project will ensure access to potable drinking water in island areas of the province where the source of water has contaminants such as microorganisms which can cause the spread of water-borne diseases and high salt content due to the adjacent sea,” Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo stated.…

Duterte warns vs irresponsible mining

Irresponsible mining must stop as it is destroying the land of promise, the incoming President Rodrigo Duterte said in his speech during the “One Love, One Nation #DU31 Thanksgiving Party” evening of Saturday, June 4. Speaking before an estimated 300,000 people who attended the Saturday night party at the Davao Crocodile Park, Duterte dared the mining industry players in Davao to “shape up,” otherwise he will force them to shift to other businesses. “I have a big problem with mining companies, they are despoiling the land, they are destroying Mindanao,…

Marinduque weather update

06 Jun ’16, 08:00 AM: Rain clouds have been detected by Doppler RADAR in the vicinity of Boac, #‎Marinduque‬. ‪#‎UlanPh‬ 06 Jun ’16, 06:00 AM: Light to moderate rains affecting ‎Marinduque‬, southern portion of ‎Mindoro‬, ‪WesternVisayas‬ and portion of northern ‪‎Palawan‬ (Coron). -Philippine Weather System/Earthquake Update