Witnessing the poor state of his family and seeing most of his relatives ending their education in High School, Lyruss thought he couldn’t pursue his studies up to college level. He thought that his parents couldn’t afford sending him to college as his father’s salary was already insufficient for their daily needs, with his mother as a housewife and his sister working as a helper on their neighbor to support her own studies.
A 4 to 5kilometer walk doesn’t stop Lance Andrei De Jesus of Occidental Mindoro in attending school and pursuing being an educator someday. He has a penchant for teaching young minds and he gains sense of fulfillment whenever someone would learn something from him. This is the reason why he chose to take Bachelor of Elementary Education as his degree.
Mangyan, the collective name for the eight indigenous groups in Mindoro, covers ten percent of the island's population. They are said to be living in peaceful societies compared to other tribes. In history, Mangyans were living in the coastal areas of Mindoro until colonizers arrived and settled on their lands. They gave up their land to avoid clashes with the migrants and move to the mountains. They only came down then for food and other necessities.
Sis. Menchie Llames, along with her husband Bro. Alex Llames, started their service as a member of Project Implementation Team in Tabaco in 2015. They became part of the Couples For Christ in the year 1992. They lived in Lipa City, Batangas and then changed their residence to the province of Albay after several years.
Ailgen Perfecto wakes up early in the morning to arrive at school on time. She is now on her third year in college taking Bachelor of Technology Major in Hotel and Restaurant Management, a ladderized Education program at the University of Rizal System.
The newlywed couple, Roberto Bolilan and Annie Jen Bolilan moved to their new home in CFC ANCOP Saskatchewan Tabaco Community in Tabaco, Albay the same day they got married - July 22, 2017. Their matrimony was coordinated by the Couples for Christ of the area.
Gerry dela Peña dreamt to be a part of the army. He was always encouraged by his uncle who is a member of the military and he easily got attracted to its works. This led him to take an examination for Criminology on his desired school in Tarlac.
Graduations are significant to each of us for it is where hats will be off and will be tossed in the air. It is also the time that black gowns would be the “outfit of the day” for the students.
This story is about the life of an ANCOP scholar studying at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB), a prestigious school for influential and rich people. How come this Answering the Cry of the Poor.
Enrollment days are commonly a segment of patience and waiting. Students will normally wait for their turn, wait for their schedules or wait until the whole barkada has finished the process. It is a mark that you are about to enter either a new school or a new academic year and semester.