UNO-R Community initiates Tree Planting

Don Salvador Benedicto, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL–In celebration of Environment Month, Religious and Lay administrators, employees and NSTP students of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos joined the National Day for Youth in Climate Actions by planting 1020 fast-growing, premium, native Philippine trees during the UNO-R NSTP Tree Planting Day on December 1, 2018 along the perimeter fence of the Agustinos Recoletos EcoPark in the Municipality of Don Salvador Benedicto, Negros Occidental, Philippines. Considered as “Trees for the Future”, Katmon, Yakal-Saplungan, Nato, Bitanghol, White Lauan, Lambunao, Malabayabas were planted on the borders of the 9.6 hectare EcoPark. Through the UNO-R Environmental Compliance and Sustainability Program (ECSP), the Energy Development Corporation – UNO-R’s tree-planting partner, provided the seedlings for free. “When mature, the grandeur of these flowering trees will be comparable to the cherry blossoms of Japan.” – Mely Flores, ECSP OIC. Recognizing its significance to the country’s environmental sustainability, 169 NSTP students supported the activity.

(Article by Mr. Avelino Kalalang)

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Carlos Legaspi, Jr., PhD

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  • 01

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    August 1, 2019

    USJ-R BALAMBAN: LAUNCHING OF BUWAN NG WIKA

    BIRTHDAY
    Fray Gideon Antolin Lagrimas

  • 02

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    August 2, 2019

    CST-R/CSNT-R: LAUNCHING OF BUWAN NG WIKA

    DEATH ANNIVERSARY
    Sr. Amada de Ramon, AR

  • 03

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    August 3, 2019

    SIMPLE PROFESSION OF VOWS / Monteagudo, Spain

    REPORTING OF NEOPHYTES TO CARES BAGUIO RST: START OF ENROLMENT

    PARISH FIESTA (30th FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY) OF OLCP-R, LARAY, TALISAY CITY, CEBU
    Fiesta Mass: 5:00 PM
    Presider: to be communicated later

    BIRTHDAY
    Fray Jay Parilla
    Sr. Felma Elbanbuena, AR

  • 04

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    August 4, 2019

    ST. JOHN MARIE VIANNEY SUNDAY

    PRAYER INTENTION: FOR OAR VOCATION (cf. LAMP II, 5c)

    ORDER-LEVEL MEETING OF THE SECTION FOR INTIAL FORMATION
    August 4-6 / Spain

    BIRTHDAY
    Fray Eduardo Celiz, Jr.
    Fray Jazzy Jeff Montanez (simple. prof.)
    Most Rev. Gerardo Alminaza, D.D. (Diocese of San Carlos)
    Sr. Felisa Costonera, AR
    Sr. Eleuteria Lao, AR
    Sr. Yvette Galabo, AR

    ANNIVERSARY OF EPISCOPAL ORDINATION
    Most Rev. Gerardo Alminaza, D.D. (Diocese of San Carlos)

    DEATH ANNIVERSARY:
    Sr. Zenaida Ty, AR

  • 05

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    August 5, 2019

    POST-EXPOSURE REPORTING OF DEACONS TO THE PROVINCIAL CURIA

    BIRTHDAY
    Fray Mark Ryan Prado

    DEATH ANNIVERSARY (2007-2019)
    Fray Oscar de la Rosa

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