Army partners with BOSS to bring smiles to persons with deformities

In partnership with a non-government organization (NGO), the Philippine Army will be bringing smiles to dependents and relatives of military personnel and civilian employees who have lip deformities through free surgery and medicines. The three-day medical mission with the Project B.O.S.S. or Brotherhood Operation Sweet Smile, will be held March 9-11at the Army General Hospital.Continue reading “Army partners with BOSS to bring smiles to persons with deformities”

Philippine Army kicks off its 119th anniversary celebration in Luzon

“Serving the people, securing the land” As part of its 119th anniversary, the Philippine Army held static capability displays and various activities at SM City Lucena in Quezon and Bonifacio Global City  in Metro Manila simultaneously last March 5-6. Facilitated by the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division, the event in Lucena featured various activities like photoContinue reading “Philippine Army kicks off its 119th anniversary celebration in Luzon”

CAA Carpentry Squads Rebuild Lives After Every Storm

BGEN IGANCIO A OBLIGACION, AFP, 9ID Assistant Division, helps a member of the CAA Carpentry Squad of 9ID gear up for his unit’s duties in the future as they were sent off in a ceremony at 9ID Parade Grounds on January 11, 2016. Humanitarian assistance and disaster response (HADR) is meant to be a big deal of aContinue reading “CAA Carpentry Squads Rebuild Lives After Every Storm”

Department of Agriculture Region IV-A supports the #RaceToOneMillionSeedlings

Despite busy schedules, Regional Executive Director Ms. Vilma M. Dimaculangan with DA staff, Ms. Redelliza A. Gruezo, Juvylee C. Obice and Ms. Maribel Perez, made time for the courtesy call and short briefing conducted by LTC Marlowe E Patria PA, GC 7CRG and personnels on the Race To One Million Seedlings project. The DA seesContinue reading “Department of Agriculture Region IV-A supports the #RaceToOneMillionSeedlings”

Miss Earth 2015, Ms. Angelia Ong, has joined the #RaceToOneMillionSeedlings

Miss Earth 2015, Ms. Angelia Ong, has joined the Race to One Million Seedlings and will be the official prime mover of the project. Our beauty queen for a cause, Ms. Angelia Ong, Miss Earth 2015, through Miss Earth Foundation and Carrousel Production Incorporation, headed by Ms. Lorraine Shuck, promised partnership with the Race toContinue reading “Miss Earth 2015, Ms. Angelia Ong, has joined the #RaceToOneMillionSeedlings”

THE ARMY DRAGON WARRIORS ARE READY TO FIGHT

The Philippine Army Dragon Boat Team is now at the height of their preparation for the 10th World Club Crews Championships to be held in Adelaide, Australia on April 1-10, 2016. The team, which holds the world record as the fastest team in “200 meters and 500 meters small boat category” which they garnered inContinue reading “THE ARMY DRAGON WARRIORS ARE READY TO FIGHT”

Sister Ping – An Icon of EDSA People Power Revolution

  When she came first to public eye, she was offering flowers to soldiers aboard tanks deployed to quell anti-government crowd on EDSA on February 1986. Thirty years after, it is the turn of Sister Ping Ocariza to receive flower from a soldier. “Soldiers salamat, iba na talaga ngayon, baligtad na, sundalo na ang namimigayContinue reading “Sister Ping – An Icon of EDSA People Power Revolution”

AFP-Transformed Into a Transparent and Open Institution

  From a very compartmentalized and secretive organization during the martial law years, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has transformed itself into a transparent and open institution –working closely with civilian individuals and agencies to better perform its mandate of protecting the people and the state.  This transformation is clear during this year’sContinue reading “AFP-Transformed Into a Transparent and Open Institution”

Bayanihan Awardees 2015

PFC CYRRUS VINCENT P VERDOTE 883361 PA You probably have seen this post on facebook too. It captured my heart since this is so true. Working closely with the men and women in uniform for a long time now i’ve witnessed and experienced how dedicated they are in their duties. It must be prouding andContinue reading “Bayanihan Awardees 2015”