Woman-led crab fattening business named as DSWD’s micro-enterprise development model

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Luz E. Soriano, a resident of Barangay Manhac, Looc, Romblon, has always dreamed of having a stable source of income to provide better for her family. So, when the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office-MIMAROPA introduced a livelihood project in their community in 2015 through its Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP), she participated and even encouraged other residents to also join for a chance to change their lives.

Today, Luz is the President of the SLP Manggagawang Aktibo na Naglalayong Harapin ang Kinabukasan (MANHAK), a livelihood association at Brgy. Manhac established with the help of DSWD-MIMAROPA, that manages...

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Millennials ‘make a difference’ while exploring Romblon through volunteerism

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Firing up the spirit of volunteerism while traveling. I am M.A.D. (Making A Difference) conquered the town of Magdiwang, Sibuyan Island, Romblon for its 32nd MAD Camp area at Tomas and Maria Maglaya Memorial School. Millenial volunteers together with the beneficiaries and their parents pose for a souvenir photo.Firing up the spirit of volunteerism while traveling. I am M.A.D. (Making A Difference) conquered the town of Magdiwang, Sibuyan Island, Romblon for its 32nd MAD Camp area at Tomas and Maria Maglaya Memorial School. Millenial volunteers together with the beneficiaries and their parents pose for a souvenir photo.

Driven by their passion and desire to make their time worthwhile this summer, twenty volunteers from across the country who were mostly millennials recently gathered for a three-day outreach program called I am M.A.D. (Making A Difference) Camp in the municipality of Magdiwang, Sibuyan Island, Romblon.

The millennial volunteers consist of old and new ones united to help 50 students of Tomas and Maria Maglaya Memorial School in Magdiwang to develop their innermost potentials and to make a difference in many simple ways starting from themselves to their families, schoolmates, and their community.

“I am a millennial myself and for...

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SBP-RoRCA, Samahan ng mga Coaches at Referees sa Romblon

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SBP-RoRCA during the inter-barangay basketball tournament in Corcuera. (Lyle Formilleza, RNN)SBP-RoRCA during the inter-barangay basketball tournament in Corcuera. (Lyle Formilleza, RNN)

Patuloy ang pag-usbong ng iba't ibang mga palaro sa lalawigan ng Romblon lalo na ang larong Basketball katunayan nito ay ang kabi-kabilang pa liga ng mga basketball mapa-Barangay man o Munisipyo.

Pinakuhiling nasaksihan ng Romblon News Network na pa-liga ay sa bayan ng Corcuera sa Simara Island na kung saan pinangunahan ng Romblon Referees and Coaches Association ang nasabing palaro.

Ang Romblon Referees and Coaches Association ay accredited member ng Samahang Basketball ng Pilipinas na kung saan binuo noong June ng nakaraang taon sa pamumuno ni Job Crisauro Fallar.

Ayon kay Fallar, ang RoRCA ay may mga referees na pwede mag...

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RSU grad, Top 10 sa April 2017 Registered Master Electrician Licensure Examination

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Courtesy: Facebook/johnvicdarwin.angelinoCourtesy: Facebook/johnvicdarwin.angelino

Nakapasok sa Top 10 passers ang Romblomanon na si John Vic Darwin Angelino Jr., tubong Alcantara, Romblon sa katatapos lang na April 2017 Registered Master Electrician Licensure Examination na ginanap sa mga lugar ng Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena at Tacloban.

Sa nilabas na result ng Professional Regulation Commision nitong April 25, pang-10 si Angelino kasama ang graduate ng Bicol University at Laguna State Polytechnic University. Ayon sa PRC, 1,817 out of 3,130 ang nakapasa rito.

Si Angelino ay isa lang sa dalawang nakapasa na graduate ng Romblon State University College of Engineering and Tecnology sa nasabing pag-susulit.

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