Babies in evacuation get kits from a mom

Ten babies in the evacuation center receive baby kits from a mother in Quezon city who empathize with infant evacuees. The kits, received by moms, contained 4 baby shirts, short, soap, pajama, 3 diapers, babay hat, sock, underwear, baby towel, panela, and a baby binder. Ecoweb Inc. facilitated the distribution of kits in an evacuation…

30 lactating bakwit mothers receive milk

Thirty mothers from three evacuation centers of Iligan city receive milk for lactating infants to supplement their dietary needs. These mothers-beneficiaries, who evacuated with children, are currently situated in barangays Tambacan, Sto. Rosario and in Kiwalan. Milks were distributed following consultations with lactating mothers to determine the prescribed supplementary whole milk advised by their respective…

Komixology and Arts: Psychosocial approach to healing

Two artists from Bicol who are currently volunteering at Ecoweb Inc. discussed Komixology and cultural arts as approach in psychosocial activities for children and youths in the evacuation centers and in-house evacuation sites. Noel C. Regachuelo and Daryl Kristopher Aguilar of Tabang Komunidad believe that “creative arts lighten the feelings of those who have experienced trauma…

96 evacuees receive hygiene kits, goods from OPAPP

Mini bags for women, medicines, mokna, hygiene kits, and grocery items. These were distributed to 96 persons at the evacuation center at barangay Saray, Iligan on June 27. This is part of the continuing humanitarian assistance given to evacuees from Marawi city hosted in Iligan for more than a month now. The goods came from…

CSOs coordinate efforts; hope to save more lives

More than thirty civil society networks hold coordination meeting to discuss their respective humanitarian interventions to Marawi crisis and to wield efforts on increasing displaced peoples’ access to civilian protection. Convening networks include non-government organizations from Lanao provinces, Iligan city, and Cagayan de Oro. This was the third coordinating efforts aimed at “saving lives” and…