Group distributes relief goods in evacuation cente

first_imgGroup distributes relief goods in evacuation centers Tolentino: No more debate with Drilon on China deal LATEST STORIES “We should  help our neighbors.  Those people in the north need us.  Even  the  little we can spare is a great  help,” Go said.The University of Cebu Teachers Association  cancelled their Christmas party to donate the P500,000 budget to  typhoon victims. UC donated a counterpart of P2 million for a total of P2.5 million.Read Next More than 20 buses carrying relief goods for  victims of supertyphoon Yolanda converged at the Cebu Provincial Capitol last Nov. 15 at 6 a.m.Each bus was escorted by  volunteer teachers and students, with Women’s Auxiliary members from the Sacred Heart Center.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikeThe volunteers gathered for a short prayer led by University of Cebu School Chaplain Fr. Lydeo Felizarta and Fr. Jerome Cayetano, SVD of the University of San Carlos before leaving for northern Cebu towns to distribute relief goods.The schools had chosen the areas that they would service.  UC and USPF chose the municipalities of Bantayan Island, Tabogon and Medellin; USPF also chose Bantayan Island; CDU picked Tabogon and San Remigio; CIT-U and USC picked Daanbantayan; USJ-R and SWU selected Bogo City; CEC opted for Medellin, and SWU for Hagnaya. MOST READ The show of support for the typhoon victims was overwhelming.MORE STORIESnewsinfoCops sent to ensure lotto outlets in Cebu are closednewsinfoNews Briefs: July 26, 2019newsinfoThis Week’s Festivals: July 21 – 27, 2019MORE STORIESnewsinfoCops sent to ensure lotto outlets in Cebu are closednewsinfoNews Briefs: July 26, 2019newsinfoThis Week’s Festivals: July 21 – 27, 2019UC  fielded three busloads of 2,000 relief packs each with two kilos of rice, 5 canned goods, 1 liter water and clothing.One bus went  to Bantayan Island and another to Tabogon and barangay Kawit in Medellin.Felix Tiukinhoy Jr., in charge of the Cesafi relief caravan, said the activity was in coordination with the Cebu provincial government and the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry.UC president and lawyer Augusto Go said the damage caused by supertyphoon Yolanda in northern Cebu was severe and that  victims need all the help they can get.ADVERTISEMENT PH protests Chinese boat swarm, warship passage WHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccine Baybayin revival makes native PH history hipcenter_img PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Painters refuse to go quietly Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements Locsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilege SMC bags Bulacan airport project At least 10 universities in Cebu City recently held a Cesafi relief caravan in northern Cebu.The participating schools, which are members of Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi), were the University of Cebu, Cebu Institute of Technology University, University of San Carlos, University of San Jose Recoletos, Southwestern University, Cebu Doctor’s University, Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu, University of Southern Philippines Foundation, Cebu Eastern College and the University of the Visayas.ADVERTISEMENT View commentslast_img read more