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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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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