Rotary Clubs Donate the Gift of Knowledge

By Michael Ramos | April 11, 2019

Through the combined efforts of Rotary Foundation, Rotary Districts 3740 South Korea, 3820 Philippines, Rotary Club of Cheongju Dongseo, Rotary Club of San Pablo City, and Rotary Club of Puerto Galera Bay, more children in Puerto Galera, including those in remote indigenous communities, now have access to more than 1,000 Knowledge Channel videos and multimedia learning resources through the Gift of Knowledge.

Each package includes a 40-inch LED TV, speakers, and an external hard drive with full episodes of Knowledge Channel’s videos and games.

The beneficiary schools were San Antonio Elementary School, Lapantay Mangyan School, and Malago Mangyan School. Aside from the educational television packages, the schools also received computers, printers, projectors, books, and handwashing stations under its “Gift of Learning” Global Grant No. GG1979293.

More than 250 learners have benefited from the Gift of Knowledge donations.

The Path to Knowledge. KCFI staff and community members help in transporting television sets and speakers to be delivered to remote IP schools located in the mountains of Oriental Mindoro. (Photo by Doris Nuval)


About Knowledge Channel Foundation Inc.

Knowledge Channel Foundation, Inc (KCFI) is a non-government, not-for-profit organization that works to help uplift the life of the Filipino through media and technology. Specifically, it develops and distributes curriculum-based multimedia learning resources (such as videos, games, session guides, etc.) for preschool, K-to-12, and the Alternative Learning System, online, on-demand, and on-air via the Knowledge Channel shown in the various platforms of the Philippines’ leading media and entertainment company, ABS-CBN Corporation, such as ABS-CBN, ABS-CBN TVplus, and SKYcable. It also implements professional development programs for teachers and education leaders.

Since 1999, KCFI has been transforming classroom experiences into unique and engaging learning journeys.

 

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