FEED Tree Planting

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FEED Tree Planting

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Fostering Education & Environment for Development, Inc. (FEED) is a non-stock, non-profit, non-governmental organization registered with the Philippine Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC Reg. #: CN201119068).  We support sustainable education & tree-planting, aiming to inclusively grow, preserve and protect Philippine biodiversity – marine and terrestrial – flora through integrated social forestry programs, community development initiatives, and scientific and practical research into agricultural, environmental, farming, forestry and fisheries studies
 
Join us as we celebrate NATIONAL ARBOR DAY (Tree Planting Day)
WHEN: June 24, 2017 from 8am to 1pm.
WHERE: at the UP SIERRA MADRE LLG & LQLG, SINILOAN LAGUNA
 
TIP 1: Sign up with your friends and have a meaningful road trip.
 
Here is the  details:
PARTICIPANTS FEE (SAVE PROGRAM) - P550.00
 
PAYMENT
Fostering Education and Environment for Development (FEED)
Savings Account No. 304-7-30450996-8
Metrobank & trust Co. Aurora Anonas Branch
Swift code : MBTCPHMM
After payment, send screenshot of your deposit slip to:
dianajanepenales@gmail.com (FEED copy)
chualen168@gmail.com (iVolunteer copy)
 
Upon joining the event, a representative will coordinate with you for more information, inclusive of meetup logistics at 711 Famy, Laguna.
 
TIP 2: Make sure you indicate the correct mobile number in your profile page so your travel experience will be seamless.
 
HOW TO GET THERE:
Driving
Search for 711 Famy, Laguna in Waze or Google Maps (https://goo.gl/maps/f13xcGttNEk). Let the coordinator know as well if you are willing to accommodate fellow volunteers and carpool to save on costs by providing
  1. # of available seats
  2. preferred carpool pickup point
 
Commuting
From Buendia (Gil Puyat)
  1. Hop on a bus going to Sta. Cruz Laguna. There are DLTB or Green Star buses frm LRT Buendia (Gil Puyat).
  2. Upon reaching Sta. Cruz, ride a jeepney going to Siniloan.
  3. Upon reaching Siniloan, take a tricycle to 711 Famy.
  4. A coordinator will be there to take your group to the site.
From Cubao or Manila
  1. Hop on a bus going to Infanta, Quezon. Raymond Transportation is a common choice. They have terminals at Araneta Center-Cubao and Smpaloc Manila. Buses to Infanta leave every hour.
  2. Tell conductor to be dropped off at Mabitac Junction.
  3. Upon reaching Mabitac Junction, ride a jeepney going to Siniloan.
  4. Upon reaching Siniloan, take a tricycle to 711 Famy.
  5. A coordinator will be there to take your group to the site.
Carpooling
Especially for solo travelers or couples, it is advisable to inform us ahead of time, as it is possible that you can car pool with other guests who are open to share their car with you, to save on costs. We’ll link you with them and you can take it from there, creating your own arrangements.
 
THINGS TO BRING:
  • water bottle
  • extra shirt
  • boots or rubber shoes
  • umbrella/raincoat (in case it drizzles or rains)
  • food/baon
 
PROGRAM (8am-1pm)
8am: Arrival at Laguna Quezon Land Grant (LQLG), Siniloan, Quezon Province
8:30am: Welcome
Introductions by UPLB -- History & Purpose of LQLG Site Development
Rey Lorida of Land Grant Management Office (LGMO)
 
Welcoming of FEED Patrons and iVolunteer Philippines participants -- Philippine Sustainable Development Goals & Why Tree-Planting Matters
FEED representative
9:00am: Guided tour and walking trek to tree-planting site (45minutes, accompanied by the NORTHCOM security – FEED Living Legacy Partners)
10am: Arrival at Tree Planting site
• Upon arrival, demonstration of how to plant by UPLB Team
• Request to bless each of your seedlings before and while planting
• Photo-Ops by iVolunteer participants, UPLB and FEED
11:00am: Living Legacy group photo
11:30am: Guided trek to brunch venue
12:30 PM:
Brunch and refreshments at UPLB LQLG Office
Debrief by Organizers:
  • Congratulations & thanks to iVolunteer Philippines, on Environmental and other CSR initiatives.
  • Thank you from "LIVING LEGACY: Plant a Tree, FEED Our Future" by FEED
  • Awarding of Certificates of Appreciation to participants -- NEW FEED PATRONS!!!
 
For questions/inquiries, pls call: Olenny B. Acebes 09278668474
 
Kita kitz!:)