Deaf Filipino Community Members Celebrate with GMEFI

Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] was officially introduced to the general public, and to more members of the Deaf community during its Benefit Film Screening held last August 25, 2017 at the UP Film Center in Diliman, Quezon City. PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon is a documentary about a Filipino hero with disability, popularly known … More Deaf Filipino Community Members Celebrate with GMEFI

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

A Cultural Afternoon with Apolinario Mabini

It was on February 23, 2017 when the partnership presentation by the Provincial Government of Bulacan and Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation, Inc. [GMEFI] was held at the Maximo Viola Hall, Hiyas ng Bulacan Convention Center in Malolos, Bulacan. The Honorable Governor Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado [photos below] graced the occasion. He welcomed the select audience consisting of … More A Cultural Afternoon with Apolinario Mabini

Meeting with UP Special Education Council Leaders

The first meeting between GMEFI staff Gil Reoma and Mirana Medina and the leaders of UP Special Education Council was finally held on February 9. Venue of the meeting was The Chocolate Kiss Cafe in Bahay Alumni┬álocated opposite the UP Film Center. UPSEC agreed to the offer of collaboration and partnership between them and GMEFI … More Meeting with UP Special Education Council Leaders

Training Filipino Sign Language Communication Skills for Deaf Students with Weak Signing Skills – A GMEFI Fund Assisted Project is Over

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

MMC’s Weeklong Benefit Film Showing for GMEFI Ended

AUGUST is History Month! The educational documentary focusing on Apolinario Mabini, one of our great heroes was shown to Metro-Manila College students as part of their post-celebration of the 2016 National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week and the 152nd Birth Anniversary. Mabini is popularly known as “The Sublime Paralytic” and “Brains of the Revolution.” The … More MMC’s Weeklong Benefit Film Showing for GMEFI Ended

PULE at MMC_Day 3

It was the third screening day of PULE:Utak ng Rebolusyon yesterday, July 29 in Novaliches, Q.C. Venue: Metro Manila College Covered Court. Approximately, 500 students of Education, BSBA and Tech-Voc Courses attended. With them are Deaf students with their sped teachers from Rosa Susano Elementary School [RSES] also located in Novaliches. Philippine Federation of the … More PULE at MMC_Day 3

PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon at MMC_Day One

Facilitated by Nina Padua, GMEFI Administrative Assistant with the help of Michael and Dante as her technicians, Day One of the week-long Screenings of PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon started yesterday. Simultaneous screenings were held at the Audio Visual Center and at the Criminology Room. Incidentally, a showing of the same film documentary was also held … More PULE: Utak ng Rebolusyon at MMC_Day One