Family Day 2012

Pag-asa Summer Activities 2012

Pag-asa has just wrapped up its yearly summer activities which include Family day and series of outings for high school and grade school students. View the Pag-asa festive 2012 summer photo albums.

December 2011 Update

Our future SPED (Special Education) teacher, RONALD MANGUIAT, the very first beneficiary of Pag-asa Social Center, is blind and currently doing ‘practice teaching’ for blind children. He has already received public recognition as one of the three BAYANING GURO’s (a hero teacher) during the commemoration of World Teachers’ Day and National Teachers’ Month. The event was aired on local TV last October and inspired all our children, even those without disabilities—to work hard and study well.

Letter from the Mayor of Tagaytay City

Dear Friends,

Allow me to extend to all of you my warmest greetings!

The city of Tagaytay is going ahead with its social economic, cultural and spiritual development, thanks to the close collaboration of various civic and religious groups.

One of the groups whose presence I appreciate is the Focolare Movement, in a particular way, for the concrete contribution they have made to their neighboring indigent communities through their social centers. The PAG-ASA Social Center (“Pag-asa means: hope) has been working steadily since 1998 carrying out several activities in the line with social action, such as:

Christmas Letter to Pag-asa from Chiara Lubich

In questo Natale noi focolarini festeggiamo, oltre il Natale di GesĂč Bambino, anche il 60Âș anniversario della nascita del Movimento dei Focolari: il 7 dicembre 1943.

Teatro Pag-asa

July 2011 Update

We have just finished the summer season while most of you are just about to enjoy summer vacation. Here we are again with some news about the months of December to June. We would like to thank you all for taking time to read our updates, for writing us and your children, and sending extra donations for the benefit of our children, the center, and our projects.