Dagyaw sa Antique Project (Day 1), An Organizer’s Story

Follow Balay Sugidanun on WordPress.com First posted at IloiloMetropolitanTimes last January 19, 2014 Click for the Project Summary Visual Report The sun shone the whole day of Saturday that January 04. It was a 2 ½-hour jeepney ride from our barangay in Dao to the town of Culasi in Antique. We traveled the coastal road,…

Dagyaw sa Antique Project: Psychosocial Support + Chiropractic Treatment + Community-Meal & Gift-Giving to Typhoon Haiyan Survivors

Between Malalison Island and Mt. Madya-as in Culasi, Antique, the ricefields. Here are barangays described as interior. One is Janlagasi, named after the alagasi (Leucosyke capitellata)tree. Barangay Captain Mariet Barcenal, 59, a widow, informed us they are the third smallest barangay in town with only more than 200 population, mainly farmers. Relief operation did not…