PULE Died Five Years After the First Philippine Flag was Waved in 1898

The first fund-raising project of Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] to help raise funds for its Scholarship Programs is the benefit film screening of an educational film entitled PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon. The film is about Apolinario Mabini who fought for our independence, and who was known for his defiance against American sovereignty over … More PULE Died Five Years After the First Philippine Flag was Waved in 1898

GMEFI’s First Benefit Film Screening Scheduled on August 25, 2017

In Celebration of the 2017 National Heroes Day, PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon is slated to be shown. It is narrated in Filipino, subtitled in English and Interpreted in Filipino Sign Language. The film is about the Life and Times of one of our Greatest Heroes, Apolinario Mabini. Proceeds will go to the Scholarship Programs of … More GMEFI’s First Benefit Film Screening Scheduled on August 25, 2017

Message of a National Artist re “PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon,” a GMEFI-sponsored Docu showing on August 25, 2017

The post-production of PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon was partly supported by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts. We we requested NCCA Chairman and National Artist in Literature, Virgilio  S. Almario to give a message for the supplemental magazine being prepared when the film gets to be shown on August 25, 2017. Here is … More Message of a National Artist re “PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon,” a GMEFI-sponsored Docu showing on August 25, 2017

Letter to the People Behind the Foundation Written by a GMEFI Scholar to UPLB

[This was emailed to GMEFI by Angela Shane Medina, GMEFI Scholar to the University of the Philippines Los Baños [UPLB]. She graduated with a BA in Communication Arts degree on June 25, 2016]. To the people behind Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. Greetings! It has almost been a year since I graduated from my four-year … More Letter to the People Behind the Foundation Written by a GMEFI Scholar to UPLB

Deaf and Blind Students are GMEFI’s First PWD Scholars

For the academic school year 2017-2018, Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] found their first Persons with Disability [PWD] scholars. Mirana Medina, GMEFI Board Member and Community and Educational Program Fund Assistance Head made the search last summer. She asked her friend Mr. Jun Sevilla, a teacher of the Philippine School for the Deaf [PSD] … More Deaf and Blind Students are GMEFI’s First PWD Scholars

GMEFI at the PCNC 18th Annual Assembly

June 1. The 18th Annual Assembly of the Philippine Council for NGO Certification [PCNC] with the theme: Celebrating by Doing More and Doing Better was held at J.Y. Campos Hall A & B, Unilab Bayanihan Center located in Pasig City. Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] President and Board Member Mirana Medina attended. PCNC Vice-Chair … More GMEFI at the PCNC 18th Annual Assembly

GMEFI Partners with CHILDHOPE ASIA; MOA Signed

Last May 30, the Memorandum of Agreement between Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] in support of Childhope Asia’s project MOBILE MUSIC SCHOOL for STREETCHILDREN was signed. GMEFI shall fund the supplies needs of the children. Childhope is GMEFI’s 2017 recipient of the P30K grant annually given by GMEFI under its Community and Educational Program … More GMEFI Partners with CHILDHOPE ASIA; MOA Signed

CHILDHOPE is GMEFI’s 2017 Community Educational Fund Assistance Program Grantee

“Mobile Music School for Street Kids” is Childhope’s yearlong activity to promote the welfare of street children in the Philippines. Childhope, the 4th recipient of Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] Community Educational Fund Assistance is an NGO that works toward the liberation of these children from the suffering caused by living and working on … More CHILDHOPE is GMEFI’s 2017 Community Educational Fund Assistance Program Grantee

GMEFI President Reports

In the Board meeting held last Monday, April 3, GMEFI President Evelyn Dominguez reported on the status and activities of the Foundation. Here is the summary of the President’s Report covering April 2016-April 2017: — Of the 66 scholars, 12 students from the tertiary level graduated leaving the slots currently vacant. Report on the performances … More GMEFI President Reports

Bro. Martin of Punduhan ng mga Dumagat Visited GMEFI’s Office

Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] members met Bro. Martin Francisco of Punduhan ng mga Dumagat last March 23 at the Guest House of Metro Manila College where the office of GMEFI is housed. He introduced us to the Dumagats of Norzagaray, Bulacan based in a place called Punduhan ng mga Dumagat. One of GMEFI’s … More Bro. Martin of Punduhan ng mga Dumagat Visited GMEFI’s Office