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Amb. Bataclan signs Deed of Donation
Written by Sherwin Toledo    Tuesday, 25 October 2011 08:45    Bookmark and Share PDF Print E-mail

PH Ambassador to Belgium Signs "Deed of Donation"For the "Classroom, Galing sa Mamamayang Pilipino Abroad" Project

Brussels, 14 October 2011 - At the sidelines of the Assembly of Leaders organized by the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) in Brussels, the Philippine Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and Head of the Philippine Mission to the European Union H.E. Victoria S. Bataclan signed as a witness the "Deed of Donation" made by the Council of Filipino Associations in Flanders (COFAF) under the leadership of Ms. Minabelle Siason for the Classroom, Galing sa Mamamayang Pilipino Abroad (CGMA) project.

According to Ms. Siason, COFAF raised the US$10,000 at a fundraising event during the Philippine independence celebration last June 2011 in Brugge, Belgium. The funds will be turned over to Tominjao Elementary School in Tuburan, Cebu for the construction of two classrooms. Ms. Siason said that this is her group's welcome present for Ambassador Bataclan, an attestation of her group's mission to help build schools for poverty-stricken areas in the Philippines.  - END

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