[Blueboard] Call for Volunteers for ACED Brigada Eskwela 2015 - a school maintenance and rehabilitation project in ACED partner pubilc schools

Jiza Mari S. Jimenez jjimenez at ateneo.edu
Fri Apr 10 11:07:34 PHT 2015


The Ateneo Center for Educational Development (ACED) invites you to be part
of this year’s BRIGADA ESKWELA 2015—a Department of Education initiated
school maintenance and rehabilitation project in preparation for the
opening of classes in June 2015!

The theme of this year's Brigada Eskwela activity revolves around making
schools disaster ready and resilient to calamities. We hope to be able to
respond to this call through the tasks we will be accomplishing in the
public schools.

We are looking for natural groups composed of 10-20 members who are willing
to jump in and get their hands dirty! Individuals are welcome to join too!
You can help clean classrooms, repaint blackboards, repair chairs and
cabinets and other related activities in various public schools in Quezon

You may volunteer from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm on any of the following dates:

   - Monday, May 18, 2015
   - Wednesday, May 20, 2015
   - Friday, May 22, 2015

To volunteer, please click on this link:


If you are unavailable on these dates and wish to still help out, you may
choose to donate cash. Please make cash donations to:


Bank of the Philippine Islands


Ateneo de Manila University

Account Number

3081 – 0006 – 29

*Kindly email or fax a scanned copy of the deposit slip to
brigadaeskwela2012 at gmail.com or 4265693 or 4265975 so we can trace your

You may also choose to donate any of the following items:

   - *Disaster Response Kit* (fire extinguisher, first aid kit, flashlight
   and whistle)
   - *Paints* (green blackboard paint, white Boysen Permacoat Gloss Latex
   paint, brown Boysen Quick Drying Enamel)
   - *Painting Materials* (paint roller, paintbrush, paint thinner)
   - *Construction Materials* (wall putty, hammer, wood saw, nails,
   Portland cement, gravel, sand, shovel)
   - *Cleaning Materials* (floor wax, detergent, rags, plastic garbage can,
   garbage bag, walis tambo, walis tingting, dust pan)
   - *School Supplies* (white chalk, colored chalk, blackboard eraser)

Come and help us make this school year a brighter and better one! Your
contribution will surely encourage students and teachers to look forward to
a new year of learning together!

Please let us know if you are willing and available to participate in this
project so we can find a school for you!

For inquiries, kindly contact 4266001 loc 4028/4029 or
brigadaeskwela2012 at gmail.com

*ACED spearheads the Ateneo de Manila University’s mission to close the
poverty gap and improve the quality of life through improving public basic
education in scale. It aims to improve the performance of clusters of
public schools through initiatives that are need-based, community-owned and
outcomes-based by engaging various units of the university, the school
communities, the Department of Education at the national and local levels,
local government and private institutions and organizations.*


Jiza Mari S. Jimenez
Ateneo Center for Educational Development
Rm 301, 3/F Faber Hall, Ateneo de Manila University

426-6001 local 4028
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