Marami pro Asia is a Non Governmental Organization born in 2004. It is an initiative of the Philippine General Consulate in Valencia together with a group of friends concerned about inequality and poverty in Asia
The organization is dedicated to raising awareness and voluntary action with Asian countries, especially the Philippines.
The actions carried out focus on health, nutrition and education.
Marami’s projects towards Asia aim to improve the lives of the most disadvantaged children and adults of the Third World. The desire of the association is to help build societies where people can develop their potential and where their rights are respected.
It is an opportunity to gain experiences and establish international contacts.
In your professional career this type of experiences will be positively valued.
You will discover talents and passions unknown to you before. It will help you to be more organized, responsible and flexible to new challenges.
You will create relationships, friendships and establish a great network of people with your same ideals.
You will learn to adapt to many situations, which will be a great opportunity to develop your potential and capabilities to face your future.
You will know other realities that will help you in your way of seeing the world.
Material distribution, career guidance classes, visits to different vocational training centers, individualized tutorials in collaboration with the Filipino community in Valencia and Parish of Saint Mauro.
Trainings, sports equipment delivery, seminars about social coexistence, education and solidarity and basketball tournaments.
Creation of a prisoner’s choir in Picassent’s Penitentiary (Valencia). Handing out musical instruments, music sheet, chats about behaviour and musical performances for other inmates and their families.
Check-ups, medical prescription, blood extraction, minor surgery, childbirth assistance, pediatric care and health promotion outreach. These activities are carried out in Pontevedra Health Center, in Negros Occidental, and in different barangays of the municipality.
Dental check-ups, dental supplies distribution and dental hygiene classes at Pontevedra Health Center and Barangays of Canroma, Miranda, General Malvar, Poblacion, Reclamation, Recreo and San Juan.
Massive surgical procedures at the Silay City Hospital in cooperation with Santa Scholastica Foundation (Bacolod, Negros Occidental).
Blood extractions to volunteers from different barangays to be donated to blood banks.
Childhood immunization in several elementary schools and mass vaccination against flu for old people together with the nurses of Pontevedra Health Center.
Medical check-up and distribution of non-perishable goods to Holy Family Residence in Cabug, Negros Occidental.
Funding of the rabies vaccination center that serves the entire northern area of Negros Occidental.
Language, culture and cooking classes for orphaned people and adults of this institution.
Musical, Sports and recreacional activities wiht the Routh of Bahay Pag-asa Foundation.
Informative talks, trainings, tournaments and handing out sports equipment.
Spanish lessons, distribution of school supplies to students of elementary, high school and vocational schools such as Pontevedra North Elementary School, Pontevedra National High School and Marle’s Learning and Vocational School.
Campaigns to raise funds for the victims of the typhoon Haiyan, considered as the most destructive of the past years that left more than 13 million people affected. In Cadiz City, located in the north of Negros Occidental, this NGO carried out medical consultations, free medical dispensation and distribution of basic food and hygiene kits.
Material delivery, talks about rules of coexistence and hygiene, cleaning and restoration of the rooms of abandoned children of this institution.
Check-ups, vaccination, minor surgery, childbirth assistance and nutritional orientation for the population of Nabua, Camarines Sur.
Restoration of the installations of Pontevedra North Elementary School and Marle’s Learning and Vocational School.
Carried out at Barangay Cambarus, Barangay Canroma, Barangay General Malvar, Barangay Gomez, Barangay Mabini, Barangay M.H. del Pilar, Barangay Miranda, Barangay Pandan, Barangay Poblacion, Barangay Reclamation, Barangay Recreo, Barangay San Juan and Barangay Zamora.
Collaboration with the religious of Santa Rosa de Copan to expand the penitentiary and raise fund for medical and dental team.
Visits to different schools and health centers to know the needs of the population of Sumanahalli, Harapanahalli and Nalgonda.
Social assistance for the elderly of Hogar de Ancianos Santovenia offering them medical care and rehabilitation.
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