KC Philippines Foundation, Inc. in partnership with Luzon North Jurisdiction held its Relief Operations

Based on PDRRMC Resolution No. 1 series 2018, cities and towns in the province suffered heavy rainfall brought about by Tropical Storm Henry last July 15 – 24, Tropical Storm Inday last July 17 – 24 and Tropical Depression Josie last July 20 –23 that enhanced the southwest monsoon. The damage to the province was worsened by the southwest monsoon enhanced by Tropical Storm Karding and high tide last August 11-13, 2018.

Tropical Storm Karding Relief Operation: Executive Vice President Ma. Theresa G. Curia and the St. James the Apostle Council of Paombong, Bulacan members led by its Grand Knight Mar Bondoc and Our Lady of Consolation and Cincture Circle led by its regent Sis. Apol Mislang.Tropical Storm Karding Relief Operation: Executive Vice President Ma. Theresa G. Curia and the St. James the Apostle Council of Paombong, Bulacan members led by its Grand Knight Mar Bondoc and Our Lady of Consolation and Cincture Circle led by its regent Sis. Apol Mislang.

According to the Damage Assessment Report of the members and representatives of the council and other partner agencies from different government and private agencies, 129,886 families or 624,930 individuals were affected by the said calamity.

Overall, the most affected areas were Hagonoy, Paombong and Malolos, the K of C District M28 in the Diocese of Malolos. In unity with our brother knights in need, the Luzon North Jurisdiction and KC Philippines Foundation, Inc. held its relief operations last August 18, 2018 at the St. James the Apostle Parish, Paombong, Bulacan. Calamity stricken families were present to receive grocery supplies and goods.

The team was welcomed by the town’s parish priest, Rev. Fr. Anacleto Ignacio and the brother knights and members of the Daughters of Mary Immaculate International within their parish. One hundred sixty (160) families benefited through this project. (JSServiento)

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