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A Green Revolution: NSTP Students and SSC-R Community Planting Seeds of Change

By Fray Albert Pellazar, OAR / June 3, 2024 / Comments Off on A Green Revolution: NSTP Students and SSC-R Community Planting Seeds of Change

he sun rose on a beautiful morning as 16 NSTP students of San Sebastian College — Recoletos, Canlubang, Laguna, along with 3 staff members and the esteemed Fr. Chote Bitangjol, OAR, embarked on a noble mission. Their destination? The La Salud Laudato Si Farm, where they would become the first group to plant trees, following…

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USJ-R holds blessing for Mobile Bath Station

By Agustinos Recoletos / March 22, 2024 / Comments Off on USJ-R holds blessing for Mobile Bath Station

The University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R), through the Center for Recollect Community Engagement and Social Involvement (CRCESI), and in partnership with ARCORES, celebrated a moment of grace as we blessed our USJ-R Mobile Bath Station last March 16, 2024 with Rev. Fr. Eduardo S. Celiz, Jr., OAR., presiding. This symbolizing our dedication to providing dignity…

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ARCORES Filipinas conducts Medical Mission

By Agustinos Recoletos / March 1, 2024 / Comments Off on ARCORES Filipinas conducts Medical Mission

CEBU CITY – On February 17, 2024 the University of San Jose- Recoletos (USJ-R), through the Center for Recollect Community Engagement and Social Involvement (CRCESI), and in partnership with ARCORES, conducted the Medical, Optical, Dental, and Legal Mission at the Recoletos Eco-Park in Barangay Maslog, Danao City, together with 85 volunteers. There were 155 beneficiaries…

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Global Doodle for Peace with USJ-R Elementary Department

By Dr. Joanna Z. De Catalina / December 15, 2023 / Comments Off on Global Doodle for Peace with USJ-R Elementary Department

#HopingforPeaceinBethlehem CEBU CITY – On December 6, 2023, the University of San Jose-Recoletos, through the Center for Recollect Community Engagement and Social Involvement (CRCESI), in partnership with ARCORES conducted the Global Doodle for Peace. There were 100 children from the Elementary Department of the University who participated in the activity; 32 of them were Grade…

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MANGROVE GROWING AND COASTAL CLEANUP

By Dr. Joanna Z. De Catalina / December 11, 2023 / Comments Off on MANGROVE GROWING AND COASTAL CLEANUP

CEBU CITY -Last December 2, 2023, the University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) through the Center for Recollect Community Engagement and Social Involvement (CRCESI) in partnership with ARCORES (Augustinian Solidarity Network) Filipinas conducted a Mangrove Growing and Coastal Cleanup at Barangay Luyang, Carmen Cebu. The Climate Action (UNSDG 13) activity was participated by 48 employees, 2…

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Gifted to Give: ARCORES President Jaazeal Jakosalem OAR receives award in Rome

By Agustinos Recoletos / November 9, 2023 / Comments Off on Gifted to Give: ARCORES President Jaazeal Jakosalem OAR receives award in Rome

ROME, Italy – Last Friday, November 3, the Philippine Embassy to the Holy See recognized his outstanding leadership and service in the framework of the V Centenary Celebration of the Christianization of the Philippines, under the theme “Gifted to Give”. The Philippine Embassy to the Vatican praised Jakosalem’s commitment to both the Catholic Church and…

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Laudate Deum a Definitive Call for Climate Action

By Bro. Tagoy Jakosalem, OAR / October 12, 2023 / Comments Off on Laudate Deum a Definitive Call for Climate Action

The Director of ARCORES, Fray Jaazeal Jakosalem, shares with us a reflection on the Exhortation Laudate Deum of Pope Francis. The author proposes a reading in a missionary key. Laudate Deum (LD) brings a detailed call of Pope Francis to address the climate crisis within a specific timeline for climate action, recalling his message in Laudato Si’: “I…

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Uniting in One Heart for Ecology: A Successful Tree Growing Activity at La Salud Laudato Si Farm

By Fray Albert Pellazar, OAR / May 22, 2023 / Comments Off on Uniting in One Heart for Ecology: A Successful Tree Growing Activity at La Salud Laudato Si Farm

PILILIA, Rizal – On May 20, 2023, a significant event took place at La Salud Laudato Si Farm in Quisao, Pililla, Rizal. More than 60 active members of the parish of San Sebastian Basilica, Manila, joined together for a tree growing activity that exemplified their commitment to ecological stewardship. This historical event brought together various…

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Mangrove growing and coastal clean-up in Philippines

By Agustinos Recoletos / May 10, 2023 / Comments Off on Mangrove growing and coastal clean-up in Philippines

Last April 15, 2023 and May 6, 2023, ARCORES Philippines, in partnership with University of San Jose-Recoletos’ (USJ-R) Institute of Non Formal Education and Community Outreach Program (INFECOP), conducted a mangrove growing and coastal clean-up at Barangay Luyang, Carmen, Cebu. The April 15, 2023 event was participated by 70 Civic Welfare Training Service (CWTS) students, 27 employees,…

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Arcores Solar Dream Sierra Leone

By Agustinos Recoletos / March 24, 2023 / Comments Off on Arcores Solar Dream Sierra Leone

Last March 1-2, 2023, nine (9) youth from the two villages of Kamakita and Kamagbagbaranthan under the Parish of Our Lady of Sierra Leone, attended a two-day workshop training for the installation and maintenance of the off-grid photovoltaic (PV) system sponsored by Arcores International for the Arcores Solar Dream Project Sierra Leone. The said project…

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