Blogs

March 2017

Good Steward Ample Reward (Kwentong Negosyo of Marites Miranda)

By |March 2nd, 2017|

Marites Miranda of Bacacay, Albay is a multi-tasking entrepreneur which suits her multiple businesses. Her main business is a sari-sari (variety goods) store which sells all kinds of goods that customers may need for the household and for backyard enterprises such as feeds for hog and poultry raising. She is also into the rental […]

November 2016

11 SEDP Scholars graduated in Don Bosco Agro-Mechanical Technology Center in its 15th Commencement Exercises

By |November 17th, 2016|

202 trainee-scholars of Don Bosco graduated during its 15th Commencement Exercises, 11 of whom were SEDP scholars deemed to continually develop their technical knowledge and skills in their chosen field of specialization (agriculture, agro-mechanics and electricity).

They are as follows:

Geraldine Alcantara, Agribusiness, Bookkeeping NC III
Ara Buenaflor, Agribusiness, Bookkeeping NC III
Jomarie Coros, Agribusiness, […]

October 2016

SEDP Scholars attend Marian Youth Pilgrimage 2016

By |October 14th, 2016|

31 SEDP scholars (12 from Area 1, 10 from Area 2, and 9 from Area 3) attended the Annual Marian Youth Pilgrimage in Joroan, Tiwi Albay the Diocesan Shrine of Our Lady of Salvation- the Patroness of Albay.

This event aims to once again invite young people in expressing devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary […]

9 Medical Missions in 4 months

By |October 4th, 2016|

SEDP Members Development Services organized 9 medical missions in Albay, Camarines Sur, and Sorsogon area in 4 months’ time (June-September 2016) with the help of the SEDP Branches, partners and volunteers.

The Medical Missions were held at St. John the Baptist Parish, Camalig Albay (June 17, 2016), San Roque, Sorsogon (June 20, 2016), Our Lady […]

Security from Diversity (Kwentong Negosyo of Nieves Orquinal-Italia)

By |October 4th, 2016|

Small and manageable but diverse in scale is the formula that Nieves upholds as an entrepreneur. She manages a range of small enterprises that comprises a sari-sari (variety goods) store, piggery, and fish vending. “The store is my anchor business because it brings daily income which we use to buy food. I also sell […]

August 2016

A Farmpreneur Mindset (Kwentong Negosyo of Ariel Agapay)

By |August 9th, 2016|

Ariel Agapay of Libmanan, Camarines Sur is a rice farmer and trader by choice. “How you see things around you depends on your mindset. To some people, this soil looks like plain dirt; to a farmer like me, this soil brims with possibilities,” shares Ariel.
Ariel comes from a rice farming family. It was natural for him to […]

June 2016

SEDP Members from Albay Operations Group Completed the Business Education Program of SEDP Multipurpose Cooperative.

By |June 29th, 2016|

SEDP Members from Albay Operations Group attends Completion Exercises recognizing their achievements to finish the 4 modules of the continuing business education program of SEDP Multipurpose Cooperative.
59 members from Area 2 (Branches of Legazpi Port, Albay District, Rapu-Rapu and Daraga), 76 from area 3 (Branches of Ligao, Pioduran, Polangui, and Libon) and 93 from […]

52 new scholars signed contract with SEDP

By |June 29th, 2016|

52 students (SEDP Members’ Children) from the provinces of Albay, Camarines Sur, Sorsogon, Catanduanes and Northern Samar signed contract with SEDP for scholarship.
“We have 37 new scholars from Albay, 2 from Catanduanes, 7 from Camarines Sur, 2 from Sorsogon and 4 from Northern Samar. These scholars are enrolled or currently studying in the schools […]

SEDP stretched out Medical Mission to 4 islands

By |June 29th, 2016|

SEDP Members Development Services stretched out Medical Mission to the Islands of Rapu-Rapu, Albay, Allen, Northern Samar, Bato, Catanduanes, and Masbate City, Masbate.
Together with the staff of SEDP-Rapu-Rapu Branch , Catarman Branch, Catanduanes Branch, and Masbate Branch, almost 1,400 SEDP members and parishioners (almost 390 from Rapu-Rapu, 395 from Allen, 350 from Catanduanes, and […]

The Good Life in an Island of Business Opportunities (Kwentong Negosyo of Manoy Roy and Rose Lonzame)

By |June 9th, 2016|

Severo ‘Manoy Roy’ Lonzame of Rapu-Rapu Island, Albay is the man to look for when you need something in the island. He and his wife, Rose, run a grocery store that sells food items, drinks, house ware, foot wear, etc. If this colourful range of goods does not entice enough, they also lure customers […]