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RC Kalayaan CDO Adopts a Barangay Elementary School

By Joy Tabor, Chair Adopt a Barangay Elementary School RC Kalayaan CDO The Rotary Club of Kalayaan Cagayan de Oro’s weekly feeding program began in 2004 for the 38 malnourished students of Malasag Elementary School in Sitio Malasag, Brgy. Cugman, Cagayan de Oro. Once they reached normal weight, other parents ...

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Translating Languages From CDO

Mindanaoan Meets World by: Maria Irene Aserios I attended a pretty exciting event last weekend here in Cagayan de Oro. I took part in a Google Translate-a-thon, where volunteers like myself translated phrases and sentences from English to Tagalog, English to Cebuano and Tagalog to English. Together with 7 other ...

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Rotary Club of Kalayaan CDO joins “Walk for Peace”

  By Netnet Camomot Rotary International District 3870 welcomed the new Rotary year with the “Walk for Peace” on July 1, 2015 with the theme “Peace: A Gift to the World.” For RID 3870’sZone 1, the Walk’s participants assembled at Gaston Park, Cagayan de Oro at 5:30 a.m. which by ...

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Food And Shopping Steals This Fiesta

Mindanaoan Meets World by: Maria Irene Aserios Can you already feel the fiesta vibe? Apart from the chance to thank our patron saint for all the blessings and apart from all the merrymaking, what I also like about fiestas are the shopping steals and the chance to entertain family, friends ...

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Handy Survival Guide To Any Festival

The next few weeks will be every funseeker’s dream – lots of festivals to attend! Just to name a few – Diyandi Festival in Iligan, Kagay-an Festival in CDO, Kada- yawan Festival in Davao, Bonok- BonokMaradjaoKaradjao Fes- tival in Surigao, Tuna Festival in General Santos, Talacudong Festival in Tacurong, Kaamulan ...

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Goings-on

Mindanaoan Meets World by: Maria Irene Aserios About two weeks ago, I took a quick step back from all the traveling and instead, started attending a couple of events. Event invitations have been piling up! (Thank you!) So please allow me to share with you some of the latest goings-on ...

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The Rotary Club of Cagayan de Oro East Urban during its 25th Induction Ceremony and Turnover Rites for RI 2015-2016 at Mallberry Suites Business Hotel, Cagayan de Oro last July 9, 2015.

The  officers and members of the Rotary Club of Cagayan de Oro East Urban of Rotary District 3870 Zone 1, Club Number 27590  led by its newly-inducted president, Maria Concepcion “Conchitina” Borja-Lagonera (seated 6th from left) pose for a souvenir photo shortly after the ceremonies.  Together in this celebration is ...

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CDO Fun Facts

 The Cross outside St. Augustine Metropolitan Cathedral In 1945, exactly 104 years after the church was rebuilt, the church was destroyed by an American attack and only the wooden cross in front of the church and its façade survived the devastation and was erected in 1888 by Augustinian Recollect Missionaries. ...

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