MISFI conducts series of Disaster Risk Reduction Management Trainings for local partners

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(Davao City) METSA Foundation, a non-stock, non-profit organization, advocating organic farming and sustainable agriculture and Assumption College of Davao (ACD), a private school, tapped the services of Mindanao Interfaith Services Foundation, Inc. (MISFI) in its Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Training in the framework of Community-Based Disaster Management (CBDM) last October 13-15, 2016 and November 9-11, 2016 respectively.

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MISFI Academy Bukidnon Cluster holds first Inter-campus Intrams

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Five (5) campuses of MISFI Academy Bukidnon Province cluster participated on its first Intercampus Intramurals namely:  Sitio Inayaman, Barangay San Jose, Sitio Laburon and Sitio Nahalin of Barangay Matupe, all in San Fernando municipality, and Sitio Pangalay-ayan and Sitio Salumayag of Barangay Digongan, municipality of Kitaotao last October 22 to 23, 2016 and was held at the barangay plaza of Barangay Digongan.

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APAD reps visit Mindanao Office

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Mr. Masaharu Saito and Ms. Sona Park, representatives from the main office of the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (APAD) based in Japan visited Citizens’ Disaster Response Center (CDRC) – APAD Office in Mindanao located at Mindanao Interfaith Services Foundation, Inc (MISFI) Bldg. at Purok 8, San Miguel, Indangan, Davao City last October 27, 2016.

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Theresa Ladelli@ 21

Swiss Women’s organization Theresa Ladelli celebrated their 21st year founding anniversary with an exhibit of antique items for sale in Jegenstorf. Proceeds of the exhibit is for MISFI Academy campuses in Southern Mindanao. MISFI Academy is currently serving more or less 500 school children enrolled in 10 schools from pre-school to Grades I, II, III, and IV.

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Moving Up Ceremonies & Medical Mission for the MISFI Community Learning Center in Muling

Muling, Gupitan, Kapalong, Davao del Norte with MISFI


 Imagine going on a cross-country motorcycle ride for 6 hours.  You kick off by loading the bike on a bamboo raft across a river then drive along mountain trails through forests, knee-deep mud, slippery stones, overhanging branches, cliffs, rain and sun.   Oh, and put side carriages on the motorbikes a.k.a. skylab. You may or may not ride on the carriages. By the time you reach Muling, expect all muscles and joints to be stiff and aching and thanking the heavens for giving you the best driver in the world because somehow he has kept the motorcycle upright for those 6 hours.

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ITALIAN AMBASSADOR ACKNOWLEDGES FATHER POPS’ LEGACY


Until his gruesome, cowardly slaughter, Father Fausto “Pops” Tentorio, PIME was treasurer of the Board of Trustees of Mindanao Interfaith Services Foundation, Inc. (MISFI) for more than seven years. Before that, he was already an active member of MISFI for more than a decade, as he has been totally immersed with the Lumad in Arakan and their plight since the 80′s.

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