Project Handclasp

U.S. Sailors, Marines and Armed Forces of the Philippines service members delivered supplies to residents of the Olongapo Social Development Center on June 6, 2016 while participating in a Project Handclasp outreach program during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Philippines. Service members also took time to share a few laughs with the residents. CARAT is a series of annual maritime exercises between the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and the armed forces of nine partner nations to include Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Timor-Leste.