Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] received the final report of the Philippine Federation of the Deaf [PFD], second recipient of GMEFI’s Community and Educational Program Fund Assistance. PFD is an umbrella organization of Deaf organizations all over the Philippines. As a recap, the Deaf Awareness Orientation, Visual Gestural Communication, and Basic Filipino Sign Language … More Training Filipino Sign Language Communication Skills for Deaf Students with Weak Signing Skills – A GMEFI Fund Assisted Project is Over
We received an invitation from Nina Liganor of Mano Amiga Academy to attend the launching of their new school. Originally located in Taguig City, they finally transferred to Paranaque City – their new home. Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. President Evelyne Dominguez, GMEFI Executive Director Gil Reoma and Mirana Medina, Board Member and Program Head, … More GMEFI Officers Attended the Launching of Mano Amiga Academy
The end of CBR-SMILE, Payatas, Q.C. shall end next month on December 10. Before that, the DMT sessions led by Teacher Ana Rivera continued from September. The photos below really shows the participants brimming with joy as they sway and dance to the accompanying music. Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. is co-funding the CBR-SMILE DMT … More Dance Movement Therapy Sessions at CBR-Smile, Payatas
Last November 3, the Board Meeting of GMEFI was held. Part of the agenda was Philippine Federation of the Deaf’s [PFD] report about the status of their GMEFI-funded project undertaken at Susano Elementary School in Novaliches. Carol Dagani and Yvette Apurado, PFD president and Vice-President respectively came with Bibo Perey, one of the project implementors. … More Meeting with PFD Officers and Mano Amiga Academy Rep
A couple of meetings were held, on September 29, a day before the majority of the members of the board went for a pilgrimage to the Holy Land, and last October 5 to review and revise GMEFI’s Manual of Operations. A discussion on the future activities were also discussed.