Saturday, January 16, 2010
REPORT: LNHS 2nd Year Dept. Relief Giving Operation
“Delubyo” as the locality of Lumban would call it, Bagyong Ondoy massively destroyed majority of the Laguna’s rich natural resources last October of 2009. Indeed a year’s quarter to dredge up tragic memories of once Philippines’ pride for tourism and agricultural richness.
The town of Lumban is no exception; moreover, Lumban National High School’s bedrock as the only public high school in town was devastated by huge amount of flood along the coastal roads of Barangay Wawa. Bulk of water lily and enormous pile of garbage were dump together with mound of mud blocked the street of General Luna which is the only way to school for both students and faculty.
Soon after two weeks of putting back together the damaged houses and properties classes resumed notwithstanding high waters along the path of Wawa. Another problem faced every students and teachers as they crawl up the bangkas of fisherman trying to continue and make up for the lost days of classes.
Calling the attention of the administrators, they meet up and try to extend their deepest help by answering the problem posted by the calamity – reviving the Brigada Eskwela Part II. This targets the severely affected victims of the typhoons and gather networks of help though the involvement of the school and the community.
In response, Relief Giving Operation of the Second Year Department of Lumban National High School is advocated to provide necessary needs of the students and their families. Several collections of in-kind donations and monetary solicitations were geared up to answer the call of the season.
A success! Early morning of Friday flag ceremony was a day to commemorate as students, victims and teachers hand in hand in extending help to every members of the school. A total of 81 students were given relief packs containing canned good, noodles and used clothing were disseminated. Students were sent home that morning brining goods of good news to their families.
• MR. NILO Y. DE ROBLES
Principal II, Lumban National High School
• THE FACULTY AND STAFF OF SECOND YEAR DEPARTMENT
Mr. Rolly B. Caidic
Mrs. Rowena L. Leobrera
Mrs. Jenny Robale
Mrs. Lyn V. Cacalda
Mrs. Zeny B. Baldemora
• PARENTS AND GUARDIANS
• SECOND YEAR STUDENTS and CLASS OFFICERS
• AND TO ALL WHO HELPED FOR THE SUCCESS OF THIS PROGRAM
SCOPE OF WORK DONE
• Repairing and maintenance of the school properties and facilities
• Solicitations and in-kind donations
• Repacking of the relief goods
• Relief giving operations and distribution