February 19, 2011
Projects were showcased as new and old volunteers visited the new office and warehouse. Almost 400 people signed up for the different projects. Everyone were also encouraged to take on the volunterism challenge!
Communities of Hope
OB goes up to the mountains of Montalban to extend compassion and bring hope.
Bulacan Pedring and Quiel Medical Mission
October 4, 2011
With majority of Calumpit, Bulacan submerged in deep floodwaters, many families took refuge in cramped evacuation centers. Many flood victims - both young and old - suffered from cough, colds and other infections.
Rescue Mission in Bulacan
With the onset of Typhoons Pedring and Quiel, Operation Blessing sends a rescue response team to the heavily flooded towns of Bulacan - Calumpit and Hagonoy. With the use of a rubber boat, the team loaded trapped flood victims and brought them to safer ground. The team also delivered relief supplies to victims such as food and bottles of drinking water.
Nueva Ecija Relief and Medical Mission
October 1, 2011
During the onslaught of Typhoon Quiel, Operation Blessing was not hampered in giving relief and medical aid to typhoon victims in Nueva Ecija. OB was able to serve hundreds of patients, give out toys to community children, and distribute hundreds of relief bags to evacuees.
June 12, 2010
OB gives relief to landslide victims in Benguet
DR Southern Leyte
OB brings relief to St. Bernard, Leyte to aid flood victims
DR Juan - Pangasinan
OB goes to Aguilar, Pangasinan to bring relief
DR Juan - Pangasinan
OB brings relief to Bugallon, Pangasinan
Calauan Dental Mission
September 23, 2011
Operation Blessing, in partnership with ABS-CBN Foundation Inc., held a dental mission in BayaniJuan, Calauan Laguna. It was held in the SM Multicenter Clinic where 103 patients were served. OB also handed out Toy Story toys to 500 children and distributed 500 hygiene kits.
Pangasinan Medical Mission
August 24, 2011
As a result of Operation Blessing's disaster relief operation in Pangasinan during Typhoon Ondoy last 2009, the Bless-A-Child program was brought in the province. Many children were severely malnourished and needed medical intervention so OB stepped in and helped.
Pasig City Jail Dental Mission
August 17, 2011
Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines (OB) held a one-day dental mission in the Pasig City Jail. The dental team enjoyed serving our kababayans there. In this mission, 53 detainees were served. Thank you to all our volunteers and partners who helped us with this mission. We hope you'd continue to support us in our future endeavors. All glory to God!
Payatas Medical Mission
August 16, 2011
Operation Blessing held a one-day medical mission in Payatas to monitor the health status of 30 beneficiaries of the Bless-A-Child program and render health services to people in the community who are in need of medical and dental attention. Overall, 241 patients were served in the medical clinic while 62 patients were served in the dental clinic. Thank you, dear partners and volunteers, for helping, supporting, and joining us in this mission.
Calauan Dental and Optical Mission
August 23, 2011
Operation Blessing visited the Dayap Elementary School in BayaniJuan, Calauan, Laguna to give a free dental and optical mission. The team of volunteer dentists and optometrist served 150 patients in the dental area and 42 patients in the optical area.
Valenzuela City Medical Mission
August 19, 2011
Operation Blessing Philippines held a one-day medical mission in a former dumpsite area in Area 4, Pinalagod, Brgy. Malinta, Valenzuela City. More than 500 people were served and more than 200 community kids were given toys. Thank you for your support. All glory to God!
Dental Mission in BayaniJuan
OB's Dental Team went to BayaniJuan and gave dental services to 541 children studying in Dapdap Elementary School.Besides the kids, 8 housewives in BeyaniJuan were also blessed and served. They received a small-scale livelihood package, a rag-making business, complete with materials, cloths and patterns.A partnership with Global Coalition Pilipinas.
Bohol Medical Mission
Close to 5,000 people were blessed by a five-day outreach/medical mission of OB in Bohol, bringing healing and hope to underserved communities in the towns of Talibon and Tubigon.
Cebu Air Force Medical Mission 2
August 29, 2010
Residents of Busay in Cebu City filled their barangay hall that was transformed into a small "hospital," with physicians, dentists, and surgeons in every room.
Cebu Air Force Medical Mission 1
August 28, 2010
OB partners with Mactan Air Force for a medical mission.
Antique Wheelchair Mission
May 27, 2011
After a whole week of exciting and arduous home visits, Operation Blessing blessed differently abled clients in Antique with their very own, brand new wheelchair.
Aklan Wheelchair Mission
May 23-26, 2011
OB brings its third installment of wheelchair mission in Aklan. A total of 30 wheelchairs were distributed to differently abled people in the province.
Payatas Muslim Community HOHC
August 31, 2011
Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines (OB) celebrated the end of Ramadan with our Muslim friends in Payatas' Muslim community. OB volunteers and staff spent the morning with 108 Muslim kids treating them with some fun and games. The children received an armful of treats (beaded bracelets, loot bags, hygiene kits, snacks and toys) from OB. Muslim children and parents enjoyed the day of fun activities.
HOHC in Marilog Central Elementary School
February 28, 2011
OB, in partnership with AFP, brought hope and cheers to the kids of Marilog Central Elementary School. The kids were given fluoride treatment and loot bags containing toothbrush, toothpaste, and bubbles. Because you care, you brought beautiful smiles to these kids' faces and showed them how much they are loved.
Hortaleza Livelihood Training - Return Demo
September 30, 2011
OB, in partnership with Ang Hortaleza Foundation, went to Barbaza, Antique to give basic cosmetology courses to 54 women. This free livelihood training program was under Hortaleza's Ganda Mo, Hanapbuhay Ko Program. After the graduation, the students received their own starter kits. They also conducted a return demo at the Capoyuan Elementary School by giving the students free haircut services. Because You Care, these women were given a chance to discover their talents and support their families' needs.
Hortaleza Basic Cosmetology Training
September 26-30, 2011
Operation Blessing, in partnership with Ang Hortaleza Foundation, went to Barbaza, Antique to give basic cosmetology courses to 54 women. This free livelihood training program was under Hortaleza's Ganda Mo, Hanapbuhay Ko Program. Because You Care, these women were given a chance to discover their talents and support their families' needs.
Camotes Microenterprise Beneficiaries
March 16, 2011
Simultaneous with its weeklong medical mission in Camotes Islands, Operation Blessing entrusted small-scale livelihood projects to deserving residents and their families. OB sponsored different microenterprises, ranging from hog raising to tablea making, meant to create additional income for families in need. The beneficiaries are expected to learn the value of entrepreneurship, hard work, and saving by agreeing to flexible return-of-investment schemes.
Antique Medical Mission
September 12-16, 2011
Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines (OB) spent a week in the province of Antique to serve patients in 6 different barangays who are in dire need of medical attention.
Medical Mission in Camotes Island
March 15, 2011
Operation Blessing staff and volunteers from Manila, Cebu, and Davao join forces in an ongoing medical mission in Camotes Islands in Cebu province.
Medical Mission for Flood Victims in Albay
February 5, 2011
OB held a medical mission for flood victims of Calaguimit, Oas, Albay in partnership with the AFP and local government. Because we care, together we were able to provide medical support to 162 families who have difficult access to medical services.
Cebu Medical Mission Day 4
July 15, 2010
Fourth day of medical mission in Anonang Sur, Bogo
Cebu Medical Mission Day 3
July 14, 2010
Alex Tinsay joins the 3rd day of medical mission
Cebu Medical Mission Day 2
July 13, 2010
Second day of medical mission
Cebu Medical Mission Day 1
July 12, 2010
Day 1 of medical mission in Cebu
La Trinidad Medical Mission
June 12, 2010
OB gives medical mission to landslide victims in La Trinidad
Medical Mission in Bayanijaun
March 18, 2010
OB medical mission in Bayanijuan Calauan
Sultan Kudarat - General Santos Medical Mission
August 8-12, 2011
Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines (OB) traveled all the way to Sultan Kudarat and General Santos in Mindanao to conduct a week-long medical mission. From Day 1-3, OB went to the most unreached barangays in Sultan Kudarat such as Manirub, Pamantingan, Guiamalia in the town of Esperanza. Photos by Jer Anthony Enrile
Cebu Air Force Medical Mission 3
August 30, 2010
Air Force soldiers and Barangay Pusok residents were served.
Cebu Medical Mission Day 5
July 16, 2010
Fifth day of medical mission in a larger venue accomodating 600 patients
Cebu Medical Mission Day 6
July 17, 2010
Last day of medical mission was held in Looc
Tarlac Medical Mission
OB went to the town of Matatalaib in Tarlac for a 2-day Medical Mission and provide potable water through our Water and Sanitation program
Volunteer Writers and Photographers' Night
Operation Blessing held a gathering for volunteer writers and photographers to encourage volunteers to continue on their special task towards capturing acts of compassion and faces of renewed hope.
Catanduanes Relief and Toy Distribution
August 2-3, 2011
OB extends relief aid to the families in Catanduanes affected by Typhoon Juaning. Relief bags containing clothes, hygiene kits, and 5 kilos of rice are being given out to these families. The kids are also given something special to divert their attention from the trauma of the disaster: Toy Story Toys!
Davao Flashflood Relief Distribution
July 1, 2011
Operation Blessing relief team in Davao City went to Km. 9, Matina Pangi and distributed relief goods, mats and blankets to more than 600 families. 160 kids were also given toys. Team also went to Matina Aplaya to give out relief goods and supplies to 28 families and toys to 140 kids.
Malabon Disaster Relief
April 13, 2011
OB relief team distributed drinking water for fire victims in Brgy. Panghulo, Malabon City. 253 kids also received toys from OB's Holiday of Hope and Cheers!
Cotabato Disaster Relief and Medical Mission
OB Disaster Relief Team's is advancing its relief efforts in flooded Cotabato. Besides distributing relief goods, healthcare assistance is also being given to families displaced in temporary shelters or evacuation centers.
Water Wells in Camotes Islands, Cebu
March 14-16, 2011
A total of 12 water wells were drilled by the Operation Blessing WATSAN (Water and Sanitation) team in Camotes Islands.
San Agustin, Romblon Wheelchair Distribution
OB's wheelchair mission team in Romblon has just finished its second batch of wheelchair distribution for Tablas Island.
Odiongan, Romblon Wheelchair Distribution
In Odiongan town, 10 beneficiaries, including elderly patients, received new wheelchairs from Free Wheelchair Mission, as well as medical check-ups from an Operation Blessing team.
Tacloban Wheelchair Distribution
July 11, 2011
OB went to Tacloban, Leyte to distribute wheelchairs to the differently-abled people in the province. Forty units of wheelchair from the Free Wheelchair Mission, an international NGO partner of OB, were given.
Sorsogon Wheelchair Distribution
OB brought smiles and renewed hope to persons with disabilities (PWDs) in the towns of Magallanes and Bulan in Sorsogon. OB team, including volunteer doctors, traveled for 12 hours to reach Luzon's southernmost province.