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Baguio Youth Partner with U.S. Embassy to Improve Their Communities

Baguio, December 5, 2014.  Baguio Youth Partner with U.S. Embassy to Improve Their Communities— The United States Embassy in Manila, in partnership with Child and Family Services Philippines, created a program entitled “Youth Empowerment for Stronger Communities” (YES-C) which trained Baguio youth on entrepreneurship, life skills, environment, social media, and civic responsibility.   Throughout the ...
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U.S. Embassy Manila Celebrates the First Anniversary of the Young Southeast Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI)

December 5, 2014, Makati City — U.S. Embassy Manila Celebrates the First Anniversary of the Young Southeast Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI). YSEALI member and U.S. Government exchange program alumnus Raffy Cabrisante explains the benefits of being a member of YSEALI to students at the registration hub during the first anniversary party of YSEALI at 12 ...
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Helping One Cebu Community at a Time: US Navy “Seabees” and AFP Engineers Build for the Future

Manila, December 1, 2014 – Engineers from the Armed Forces of the Philippines Central Command, and a U.S. Navy Construction Civic Action Detail Philippines (CCAD-P or “SEABEES”) are working together to construct public buildings in three different Cebu communities that will benefit more than 1,300 school children, and 150 civilians.   The U.S. Pacific Command ...
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U.S. Ambassador Serves Up Thanksgiving Lunch Boxes, Coloring Books for Children at Orphanage

Manila, November 27, 2014 — U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg participated in the Thanksgiving Luncheon at Haven for Children in Muntinlupa City yesterday, November 25, 2014.  Together with the members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI), Ambassador Goldberg distributed coloring books as gifts and packed Thanksgiving lunches to 120 orphans of ...
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