Month: March 2020

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This supermarket is dedicating an “Express Lane” for Medical Frontliners

As COVID-19 pandemic worsens, medical frontliners continue to do the best they can to save the lives of those infected with this. As such, it’s important to give them the best support we can, and at least make their lives a little easier amid this crisis. (Photo from facebook.com/SMMarkets) (ALSO READ: Toll Fees Will Now Be Waived […]

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This group of parents are making face shields for COVID-19 frontliners

Written by Caitlin Chiang and Edited by Mara Sugue A new decade usually sparks a new beginning. A fresh new start whether that be advancing a career, improving one’s skills, reconnecting with loved ones, and a chance to start over with fresh eyes. But ironically, the decade instead welcomed us with a war, a kind of […]

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WATCH: 16-year-old Fil-Am trainer teaches basketball online amid COVID-19 pandemic

Ryan Ang is a 16-year-old basketball coach living in New Jersey. As of posting, the state has 427 COVID-19 cases. With quarantine set in place, the young trainer decided to bring his basketball coaching online. “The coronavirus is not a joke, and it should not be taken lightly,” said Ang. “Unfortunately due to the coronavirus […]

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Taguig City Gov’t to Give Cash Assistance to PUV Drivers Affected by COVID-19 Quarantine

Public transport drivers registered in Taguig City will now be receiving financial assistance starting next week, according to a report by Inquirer. Taguig City Mayor Lino Cayetano said that financial aid amounting to PHP 8,000 will be given to members of the accredited jeepney, tricycle, and pedicab operators and drivers associations in the city. It […]

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Enderun Colleges’ alumni feed barangays through COVID-19 Food Drive

During this trying times, initiatives on helping the needy become a channel of inspiration in uniting the community as one The COVID-19 Food Drive campaign, an initiative by a group of former Enderun students, was launched to support underprivileged barangays that have limited access to fresh food during the enhanced community quarantine. The campaign raised […]

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DOH Apologizes for Only Giving P500 Daily Allowance to Hospital Workers Amid COVID-19

The Department of Health has apologized to the public after it was criticized for only giving PHP500 daily allowance to hospital front-liners amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic that has claimed the lives of over 70 Filipinos within the last month. In a press briefing on Saturday, Health Undersecretary Rosario Vergeire assured the public that […]

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LOOK: Nurse Shares Touching Story of a Good Samaritan Who Offered Him a Ride to Work

Every day, Nurse Jordan Sarmiento makes the 25 minute walk from his home in Makati to his workplace. While many of us have the luxury to stay home, he has to continue working as a company nurse for a public relations firm. And because of the enhanced community quarantine that banned public transportation, he has […]

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Mayor Vico Sotto Calls on Doctors & Nurses Interested to Work for Pasig City Hospitals

Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto posted on Saturday an open invite to any healthcare professionals who might want to work for his city. He called for interested doctors and nurses to apply by sending him an email as hospitals in Pasig City near saturation point. “I’m thankful and proud of our doctors,” Vico first clarified […]

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Shakey’s Japan Revealed Their Mojos Recipe to Satisfy Your Home Quarantine Cravings

A small but real inconvenience that most of us are going through during this time of enhanced community quarantine is missing all the comfort food we would typically be ordering in or going out for. Shakey’s Japan has solved at least a little bit of that for us by generously giving out their famous mojos recipe. […]

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DOH Calls for a Stop to the Harassment and Discrimination Against Health Workers

The Department of Health (DOH) stepped up to condemn acts of harassment and violence against health care workers in a televised press conference this Sunday. (Here’s How You Can Help Our Health Workers and Frontliners Fighting COVID-19) “Mariin pong kinokondena ng ating kagawaran ang karahasan at reports at diskriminasyon sa ating health care workers,” Health […]

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