6 months Army, private organizations aid public school in Basilan  Manilatimes
COTABATO CITY: Army troops from the 18th Infantry Battalion (18IB) under the Zamboanga City-based Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom), non-government organizations and the local government of the Municipality of Ungkaya Pukan worked together in aiding a public school in Basilan recently. More than 400 students, parents and teachers from Amaloy Elementary School benefited from the distribution of medical supplies and sports equipment, feeding program, Patriot’s band, and magic show conducted on Saturday. On July 9, two classrooms of Amaloy Elementary School were burned, disrupting classes. Troops from 18IB, Save the Children of War Foundation, Rotary Club, Student Action Force, the Commission ... more