• 31 May 2016
MANDALUYONG CITY, May 31 - President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday keynoted the 2nd Busog, Lusog Talino (BLT) School Feeding Program Excellence Awards organized by the Jollibee Group Foundation (JGF) at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel in Mandaluyong City.The Jollibee Group, led by chairman Tony Tan Caktiong, recognized schools that showed exemplary performance in implementing the BLT School Feeding Program, which aims to address malnutrition among grade school pupils in public schools by providing them nutritious meals daily.In his speech, President Aquino underscored the importance of keeping schoolchildren healthy to enable them to perform well in school.“Alam naman po natin: Dahil wala pang muwang at hindi pa sapat ang kakayahan ng kabataan, responsibilidad nating alagaan sila. Kapag nagpabaya tayo sa paghubog sa kanila, ay para na rin nating binabalewala ang kinabukasan ng ating bansa,” he said.“Di po ba, darating ang araw na sila naman ang gagawa ng mga desisyong makakaapekto sa mga susunod na henerasyon? Ang ating tungkulin: Siguruhing handa sila pagdating ng panahong iyon,” he added.The Chief Executive further cited his administration’s efforts in improving the educat ...Read more

DILG signs P86M donation for Yolanda-affected PNP personnel

 CENTRAL  31 May 2016
PASIG CITY, May 31 - Interior and Local Government Secretary Mel Senen Sarmiento signed recently a check amounting to P86.770 million that will be disbursed to the Philippine National Police (PNP) to assist some 3,225 employees of the PNP affected by Typhoon Yolanda and the Bohol Earthquake. Secr ...Read more

DepEd launches OBE information and Action Center

 CENTRAL  31 May 2016
PASIG CITY, May 31 -- The Department of Education (DepEd) together with its partner agencies will launch the 2016 Oplan Balik Eskwela (OBE) Information and Action Center at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan, DepEd Complex, Meralco Ave., Pasig City.The Oplan Balik Eskwela, an annual school opening preparat ...Read more
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