WHAT: Habitat for Humanity Philippines Youth Build 2012 (in Navotas City)
On Saturday, May 12, 2012, for the first time ever, Habitat for Humanity organized an Asia-Pacific-Wide Youth Build in China, India, Indonesia, Thailand and Philippines with 5,000 volunteers from Generation Now.
In the Philippines, the build will be take place in 2 sites: Barangay Tanza, Navotas City and Indahag, Cagayan de Oro City. For each site, there will be 1,000 young Filipino builders building 100 homes.
WHO: Fernando Zobel de Ayala, Susana “Chuchu” Madrigal, Navotas Mayor John Rey Tiangco,
Acting Mayor of Malabon Antolin “Len Len” Oreta, Habitat Youth Council Founder and Chair
Alexandra “Alex” Eduque, Matteo Guidicelli, Cris Villonco, 1000 Generation Now,
100 Habitat Home Recipients.
Interview Opportunities will be available with the persons above and the other Habitat Youth council Officers Isabel Martel Franscisco (President), Kevin Yang (Incoming President), Simon Tantoco, Pedro Roxas, and Sylvia Zobel
WHERE: Sampaguita Dulo, Barangay Tanza, Navotas City
WHEN: May 12, 2012, 9:00am to 2:00pm
9:00am Media Pick-Up at Habitat Office 111 Paseo de Roxas (across from
Greenbelt 1, along AIM)
9:30am Media Pick-Up in Trinoma (in front of Conti’s restaurant)
11:00 to 12:00nn Coverage of Building (Media is free to interview anyone)
12:00 to 1:00pm Lunch and Interview Opportunities
1:00pm to 2:00pm Program Proper
2:15pm Departure for Trinoma and Habitat Office, Makati
MEDIA CHECK IN: (1) 9:00 am Pick-Up in Habitat Makati Office Lobby or (2) 9:30 am Pick up in Trinoma
(Conti’s), or directly at Habitat Site, Sampaguita Dulo, Barangay Tanza, Navotas City