University President Fr. Joel E. Tabora, SJ approved the second set of post-Pablo reconstruction projects both in the Municipality of Baganga, Davao Oriental and in the Province of Compostela Valley. One year to the day of Typhoon Pablo’s furious landfall in Baganga on 4th December 2013, Fr. Tabora gave his seal of approval to another set of projects which will rehabilitate an elementary building with two classrooms in Barangay Mikit in Baganga, as well as rehabilitate a classroom in Consuelo M. Valderrama High School in Barangay Ngan of the Province of Compostela Valley.
The lead office of this project is the Arrupe Office of Social Formation, in coordination with the University Community Engagement and Advocacy Council (UCEAC). It may well be remembered that the Arrupe Office initiated the first set of rehabilitation and reconstruction projects in Baganga in April to June of this year. Hence, the university, through the UCEAC, funded two daycare centers in Barangay Mikit and Barangay Campawan as well as a wet market in Barangay Lambajon. Continue reading