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Unit 213 Valle Verde Terraces, Meralco Ave. cor. Gen.Segundo st., 1600 Pasig City, Philippines
Telefax: (0632) 633.7442. Email: cartwheelinc@pacific.net.ph cartwheelinc@yahoo.com


NEWS

CARTWHEEL COLORS
The Newsletter of
Cartwheel Foundation Inc.
APRIL - JUNE 2002

CARTWHEEL MANILA NEWS

HEAR FIRST FRIDAY MASS WITH CARTWHEEL
Come celebrate first Friday masses at Cartwheel Creative Center.
___ Thanks to Fr. Jun-Jun Borres, S.J. of Sacred Heart Novitiate for officiating our first Friday mass on May. Next one is on June 7. Please call 633.7442 or email us at cartwheelinc@pacific.net.ph for details.

CARTWHEEL COFFEE NIGHT
Join our Thursday Coffee Club! Bring a friend and suggest a place. Call 633.7442 or text Suzanne Alvarez at 0917 8906142 or Lilet Centeno at 0919 2043534 to find out which coffee place we're checking out for the week. We welcome new ideas and creative strategies for fundraising.
___Cartwheel members (Gina Alfonso, Suzy Alvarez, and Ria Nuñez) and valued active volunteers (Tin-tin Abu, Randle Amoranto, Ange Benavides, Louie Cale, Tet Carlos, Rina Cordero, Nilda Dionisio, Jalu Go, Tet Kabigting, Rommel Panganiban, Lito Ramos, Grace Ramoy, Crissy Regalado, Cecile Tan and Chay) would love to see you soon!

CAROLE LEE EXHIBIT
Carole Lee's resin-on-glass painting exhibit was held on April 18 at the Global City in Taguig. Thank you to everyone who supported the show, which included Cartwheel Foundation Inc. among its beneficiaries.

 
 

A CALL FOR OFFICE EQUIPMENT , DONATIONS AND SUPPORT
HOLD IT! If you're discarding still-useable office equipment, think about how much it could help the Cartwheel Office Manila. Call us at 6337442 and we'll pick up your old computers, printers, scanners, photocopiers.
___Cash donations can be also be made through our account CARTWHEEL FOUNDATION, INC., (Acct. No. 3991-0019-12) BPI Ortigas-San Miguel, Pasig.) Please send us the details of your deposit so that we can acknowledge your contribution.
___You and your friends can help build Sitio Abel pre-school any way you can. You may also want to support any of the following Cartwheel Projects: Scholarship, Feeding program (in Sitio Abel), Adult Literacy, Livelihood program. May we hear from you soon?

COME TO OUR GARAGE SALE!
And be able to support our projects your way.
WHO: You are and your friends, and friends of your friends…
WHEN: June 29, 2002; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
WHERE: Cartwheel Office Manila


 

OUTREACH MINDANAO

WATER SYSTEMS PROJECT
Water Systems Project in Sitio Abel was turned over to Cartwheel Malaybalay and blessed on March 8 by Fr. Pablo Salengua, IPA (Indigenous People Act) Coordinator of the Diocese of Malaybalay. Ms. Maya Nayo, IP Literacy Program Coordinator; Ms. Rojean Caharian, Project Officer of Cartwheel Malaybalay; and some Cartwheel Scholars witnessed the ceremonies. This project was funded by Tabang Mindanao, an arm of ASSISSI DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, INC.

PILGRIMAGE NEWS
A Pilgrimage to Miarayon on March 22 to March 26, 2002 was made with the assistance of Cebu Pacific. Thanks to Mr.Lance Gokongwei and Atty. Raquel Dimalanta. It was a wonderful and worthwhile experience for the participants to see Miarayon and meet its people. Nilda Dionisio, Ange Buenavides, Tet Carlos, Penny Esporma, Rommel Panganiban, Emoy Gorgonia, Jimmy Cruz and Dr. Francis Dimalanta have now called themselves "official pilgrims." Call 6337442 for the schedule of our next visit to Bukidnon or drop by Cartwheel Malaybalay on Lope Damasco St., Impalambong, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon if you're in the area. Rojean Edith Caharian is CFI Malaybalay's Project Officer. You can contact her at 0919 3741796 or 088 8134909.
___The pilgrimage was timely in March because it was an opportunity to witness not only the graduation rites of Sta. Teresita Pre-School but also the talents of everyone who surprised Cartwheel President Gina Alfonso on her birthday on March 23. The night was a memorable one as the Danio Family (Totong, Grace, and their father), Teacher Lourdes and Teacher Amy sang and danced and gave speeches. Our best wishes to our dear Gina Alfonso! From the Cartwheel Family.

TEXT MESSAGES FROM CARTWHEEL FRIENDS
More tnx 2 u 4 making us part of cartwheel! - Doc Francis Dimalanta -
Ur always welcome! Dats da least I can do! Thank u also 4 taking me 2 miarayon. It was a very meaningful xperience 4 me. Being der added a heart 2 wat I knew of mia. - Nilda Dionisio -
Many tnx 4 taking care of my sister. They really enjoyed their visit. Pls. continue 2 pray that we can open a mission hse in Miarayon.- Sr. Guia of Sacro Costato Sisters -

MEDICAL MISSION
A Medical Mission, led by Dr. Francis Xavier Dimalanta of St.. Lukes Medical Center, served over a hundred Lumad children and adults on March 24 at Sta.Teresita Pre-School, Miarayon Centro. Dr. Dimalanta was assisted by Fr. Kit Bautista, Gina Alfonso , Suzanne Alvarez, and pilgrims Mr. Rommel Panganiban, Ange Benavides, Tet Carlos, Nilda Dionisio and Penny Esporma.

CARTWHEEL MALAYBALAY DONATIONS
Cartwheel Malaybalay welcomes donations such as tables & chairs, emergency lamps, air pot, cleaning materials, gardening tools, computers and printers, a computer modem, office supplies, and the like. Call Rojean Edith Caharian at 0919 3741796 or 088 8134909 for pick-up of your donation.
___You're also invited to join the scholars in their regular activities such as prayer meetings, recollections, and community service. Welcome to Cartwheel Malaybalay.
___CFI Malaybalay would like to thank its donors: Ms. Anna Achacoso of DUMEX Phils., Mr. Ezar De Guia of PEDIATRICA, Ms. Susan Gan of Home Cable, Mr. Louie Cale, Ms. Nilda Dionisio.

HELP ST. THERESE HIGH SCHOOL
St. Therese High School of Miarayon is raising funds for a color TV (to be run by solar panels) and a laboratory. It also welcomes laboratory equipment and other materials.
___ Please call Rojean Edith Caharian of CFI Malaybalay at 0919 3741796 or CFI Manila at 6337442 for more details.

THANKS TO OUR DONORS AND SPONSORS:
Gregorio Araneta, Ms. Christina Aruego, Mr. Pipo Banzhaf, Mr. Emmanuel Bautista, Fr. Kit Bautista, S.J., Sister Mary Josanne Bautista,Mr. Vicente Bautista, Ms. Sherah Chua, Mr. Joey Cruz, Mr. Jose & Mrs. Victoria Cuisia, Mr. Paul Dimond of the British Embassy, Mr. Raymundo Feliciano, Ms. Joannah Fule, Ms. Gilda Go, Mr. Oscar Hilado, Ms. Carole Lee, Mr. Jego Malillin, Mrs. Chary Mercado, Mr. Lito Mercado, Ms. Ria Nuñez, Mr. TK Quek, Ms. Carla Raagas, Mr. Ruel Recto, Dr. Agripino & Asuncion Reloza, Social Development Foundation c/o Mr. Pestano, Ms. Felaine Tan c/o Abitare Internazionale, Inc., Mr. Alejandro Tengco, Jr.


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