First Meeting with Bulacan Governor Hon. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado, January 18, 2017 Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] Funds Committee Head Natividad Villano, wife of the former mayor of San Jose del Monte personally knows Bulacan Governor Hon. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado. She introduced us to him, and we were all warmly welcomed in his cozy … More Trip to Malolos to Meet the Hon. Governor of Bulacan
ANGELS Walk for AUTISM, an annual event being initiated by Autism Society Philippines [ASP] will be held on February 5, 2017. Below is this year’s official poster. Fifteen thousand people joined last year’s event held at the same venue. ASP is the first recipient of GMEFI’s Community Educational Program Fund Assistance.
GMEFI Board members and staff will again join the Autism Society Philippines [ASP] Walk for Autism as decided during the first 2017 GMEFI general meeting held last January 12. ASP Secretary and one of its founding members, Cecile Sicam sent us an invitation to the event. Under GMEFI’s Community Educational Fund Assistance program, ASP’s project, … More GMEFI Supports the 2017 ASP Walk for Autism
This is the 2017 Call for Proposals by the Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. under its Community Educational Program Fund Assistance The following are the Implementing Guidelines on the P30K Fund Assistance To be Granted to Community Organizations: Scope and Coverage: These guidelines shall apply to interested community-based organizations implementing educational programs for poor and … More 2017 Call for Proposals_Gawad Metronian Community Educational Program Fund Assistance
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.
In recognition of GMEFI’s effort to contribute to the upliftment of the poor, vulnerable and disadvantaged sector of our society, including persons with disability [PWDs] and the Indigenous People [IPs], the Department of Social Welfare and Development [DSWD] has renewed and granted permit for GMEFI to operate for three  years starting September 21, 2016 … More DSWD Releases GMEFI’s Certificate of Registration