Serbisyo caravan, medical mission organized by LGU, 53IB in Midsalip

Photo courtesy of 53rd Infantry "Matapat" Battalion

The Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “MATAPAT” Battalion (53IB) demonstrated its commitment to serve by taking part in the Serbisyo Caravan and Medical Mission, which was organized by the Municipal Government of Midsalip, Zamboanga del Sur. The CAFGUs, their dependents, and the residents of Barangays New Unidos, Golictop, Pawan, Ecuan, Licuruan, Tulbong, and Katipunan benefited from… Continue reading Serbisyo caravan, medical mission organized by LGU, 53IB in Midsalip

PCG conducts dental mission, feeding program in Cagayan de Oro

Photos Courtesy of the Coast Guard Dental Station Northern Mindanao

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) District Northern Mindanao and the 1001st PCG Auxiliary Squadron on Friday (October 8, 2021) visited the House of Joy in Bontong, Camaman-an, Cagayan de Oro City to undertake a dental mission, feeding program, and gift-giving. Bath towels, shampoo, antibacterial soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, and sanitary napkins were distributed to a… Continue reading PCG conducts dental mission, feeding program in Cagayan de Oro

TOWSOL, TOG 4 personnel conducts bloodletting activity

Photo courtesy of TOG 4, TOWSOL

The Tactical Operations Wing Southern Luzon (TOWSOL) and Tactical Operations Group 4 (TOG 4) personnel, led by Maj. Philippides B. Jimenez PAF, TOG 4 Deputy Group Commander, and Maj. Ma Ailyn Binasoy PAF, TOWSOL Director for CMO, went to the Philippine Red Cross Lucena Chapter for the ICOW TOWSOL Pre-Anniversary bloodletting activity. The participants in… Continue reading TOWSOL, TOG 4 personnel conducts bloodletting activity

PMA conducts community pantry and relief operations, distributes ‘Boxes of Hope’ in Benguet

Photo courtesy of PMA

Several citizens of Northern Luzon provinces were recently flooded by Typhoon “Maring,” and several parts of Benguet, notably Ambassador and Tublay, were rendered impassable owing to persistent heavy rains that created landslides. After the devastation of Super Typhoon “Maring” and the current challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, the less fortunate found it even more… Continue reading PMA conducts community pantry and relief operations, distributes ‘Boxes of Hope’ in Benguet

Army provides humanitarian relief to Tropical Storm Maring victims

The Philippine Army’s 5th and 7th Infantry Divisions (5ID & 7ID) continuously conduct humanitarian and disaster response to Tropical Storm-hit areas in Northern Luzon starting on October 11, 2021. Tropical storm (TS) Maring hit the Northern Part of Luzon on October 11 and 12, leaving many residents in Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, and Ilocos regions in… Continue reading Army provides humanitarian relief to Tropical Storm Maring victims

Navy Fleet-Marine Team, stakeholders visit island communities in Tawi-Tawi

From October 6 to 10, 2021, a Fleet-Marine Team led by Col. Romeo T. Racadio PN(M)(GSC), Commander of 2nd Marine Brigade (2MBde) and Naval Task Group Tawi-Tawi (NTGTT), visited five island communities in Tawi-Tawi province with partner agencies and institutions of government and non-government organizations. The group used two Navy vessels, BRP General Mariano Alvarez… Continue reading Navy Fleet-Marine Team, stakeholders visit island communities in Tawi-Tawi

Philippine Navy Patrol Craft conducts relief operation for typhoon-affected island barangays in Samar

BRP ALFREDO PECKSON (PC372)

BRP Alfredo Peckson (PC372) in partnership with 87th Infantry Battalion, City Social Welfare and Development Catbalogan, Philippine National Police Catbalogan, and “Operation Blessing”, a humanitarian arm of Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), conducted disaster response and relief operation at Brgy. Cagutsan and Brgy. Rama, Timpasan Island, Catbalogan City, Samar that was severely hit and devastated by… Continue reading Philippine Navy Patrol Craft conducts relief operation for typhoon-affected island barangays in Samar

Army, TESDA introduces poverty-alleviation training in ELCAC barangay in Lakewood; organizes community outreach

Photo courtesy of 53rd Infantry "Matapat" Battalion

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority – Region IX (TESDA-IX) with Assistant Regional Director and Provincial Director Engr. Alan Bacatan together with the Municipal Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (MTF-ELCAC) of Lakewood, Zamboanga del Sur, other government agencies, and the Philippine Army’s 53rd Infantry “Matapat” Battalion (53IB) conducted a Training Induction… Continue reading Army, TESDA introduces poverty-alleviation training in ELCAC barangay in Lakewood; organizes community outreach

Army continues medical support in NCR hospitals

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The Philippine Army continues its support to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Department of Health (DOH) through the deployment of another two (2) medical teams to aid the hospitals in the National Capital Region (NCR) dealing with patients suffering from COVID-19. The said effort complies with President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to… Continue reading Army continues medical support in NCR hospitals

Army reservists, PCG partakes in International Coastal Clean Up Day

Brigadier General Fernando V. Felipe PA, Commander of the Army Reserve Command, joined the International Clean Up Operations 2021 in the Pasig River on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Lieutenant Colonel Joan A. Lagunda MNSA PA (RES), Director of the Pasig River Coordinating and Management Office (PRCMO), and Colonel Ricky P. Bunayog MNSA (INF) PA, Commander… Continue reading Army reservists, PCG partakes in International Coastal Clean Up Day