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Wheelchair MOU Signings Mark PWD Awareness Month

The need to promote dignity and respect for Persons with Disabilities (PWD) was highlighted during the month of July as the nation celebrated PWD Awareness Month. The theme, “Breaking Barriers, Opening Doors,” paved the way for Memorandum of Understanding signings between LDS Charities (LDSC), the social arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with various organizations for the implementation of the wheelchair training and distribution program.

 
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Mormon Helping Hands in Pictures

Volunteers help Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez distribute shelter kits to her constituents from the 4th District of Ormoc

More than 100 Mormon Helping Hand volunteers served their "Ormocanon" neighbors by sorting and laying shelter kit materials on the ground for distribution on June 27, 2014 at the Ormoc Stake Center.

 
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Mormon Helping Hands in Pictures

Mormon Helping Hands in Pictures

More than 100 Mormon Helping Hand volunteers served their "Ormocanon" neighbors by sorting and laying shelter kit materials on the ground for distribution on June 27, 2014 at the Ormoc Stake Center.

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FamilySearch Indexing Volunteers Obliterate Single-Day Participant Record, Helping Millions Identify Their Ancestry

FamilySearch Indexing Volunteers Obliterate Single-Day Participant Record, Helping Millions Identify Their Ancestry

FamilySearch indexing volunteers love a good challenge and once again have banded together to obliterate a record—this time the high mark for the most indexing and arbitration volunteers participating in a single day.

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Philippines Area Presidency

Philippines Area Presidency

Leaders called seventies — another New Testament office — assist the Twelve Apostles and serve in various locations throughout the world. There are currently eight quorums of the Seventy. Each quorum may have up to 70 members. Some seventies are assigned to headquarters administrative functions, but most live and work within a specific geographic region of the Church. Three members of the Seventy help lead the Church in the Philippines.

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Joint Digitization Project for Borongan Diocese

Joint Digitization Project for Borongan Diocese

The Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints represented by Manolito "Manny" Baul, and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Borongan through its Archbishop, Most Rev. Crispin B. Varquez, DD entered into a joint agreement to microfilm and digitize records. 

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Pockets of Peace

Pockets of Peace

They are as newsworthy as the Bangsamoro framework agreement, but unlikely to make headline news. That’s because the participants are no political stalwarts but ordinary Mindanao folks. And even if they are given the hype, the skeptics will be there thinking that the goal of these undertakings is simply impossible.

 

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