We were fortunate to get another grant from the Rotary Club of Walkerville based in Australia. This time, they provided a water catchment facility for the daycare center in Sitio Kapehan, Bansud Mindoro Oriental. The Mangyans in this part of the mountains of Bansud have limited access to water. This will augment their water supply.
Rotary Club in Australia partners with Project Malasakit
Giving light to the darkest and isolated parts of the Philippines, this was Project Malasakit’s mission for the year 2016. Project Malasakit provided Solar Power Lighting Facilities to two remote villages in Mindoro province. Sitio Dyangdang and Sitio Labo both in the municipality of Bansud, Mindoro Oriental both lack access to basic government services. One … Continue reading Rotary Club in Australia partners with Project Malasakit
Solar Power for Mangyans of Sitio Sawmill
Sitio Sawmill is a small upland community in Brgy. Malo, Bansud Mindoro Oriental. It is so remote that the Mangyan tribe who live in the area still practice the old ways of hunting and gathering. Some of the Mangyans in the area still wear their traditional G-string. When we got into contact with this community … Continue reading Solar Power for Mangyans of Sitio Sawmill