Friday, June 11, 2010

GMA 7 Kapuso with Ms. Jessica Soho features SVD-ALS Tagaytay City

Jessica Soho's toprated show "Kapuso"will feature this coming Saturday (Independence Day 12th of June), 9:00 pm at Channel 7 SVD-ALS, Divine Word Seminary's out-of-school youth non-formal education program. It will follow the story of Nanay Remedios Pascual who is one of our basic education learners (grade school level), and the oldest ALS learner in the country. She is 80 years old.

WE are also featured on July 18 on the frontpage of Philippine Daily Inquirer. Click here.

The SVD-ALS Site Coordinator is Fr. Randy Flores, SVD assisted by Fr. Flavie Villanueva SVD. We have three ur instructional managers (teachers) --Ms. Olive Tolentino, Ms. Richelle Razon and Ms. Perla Acosta. Arnold Janssen Catholic Mission Foundation supervises SVD-ALS and is headed by Fr. Jerome Marquez, SVD, also the current director of St. Jude Catholic School (Manila). Click here for more info on SVD-ALS.

GMA 7 Crew with Nanay Remedios, 80 years old

Teacher Olive and GMA 7 production team coach Nanay Remedios.
She was told to recite the alphabet - and says she knows only up to letter ""G".

Teacher Olive Tolentino being interviewed
by GMA7 Kapuso Production Team

SVD-ALS center was formerly a clinic called Arnoldus Dispensary

some of our learners (current enrollment = 117)

we have also a library (kahit papano)

Our building needs repair badly

inside our small library. to solve our problem with our leaking roofs,
we waterproof our ceiling with plastic trash bags

SVD-ALS Vegetable Garden

SVD-ALS Herbal Garden

Firetree on fire with flowers hovers SVD-ALS Center

SVD Bridge

Road to the Divine Word Seminary