May 23, 2024

A local online-based television channel served over 600 individuals in its 26th medical mission at Ambassador, Tublay, Benguet on March 2. 

Taraki TV has delivered the much-needed medical services to the residents such as their needs in ophthalmology, dental, ears, nose and throat, and other medical needs. 

Also, 24 individuals volunteered as blood donors during the medical outreach.

The organizers spearheaded by Pam Cariño and Kurt Sebio, expressed their gratitude to the Ambassador officials, led by Punong Barangay Sison Balawen, for their unwavering support in ensuring the safety and security of everyone involved. 

The barangay officials’ proactive measures played a crucial role in the smooth implementation of the mission.

The organizers also expressed their appreciation to the following partners who made the event possible: Benguet Vice Gov. Ericson “Tagel” Felipe; the municipality of Tublay led by Mayor Armando Lauro; Baguio General Hospital with the medical team headed by Dr. Lester Leon; 1Loyalty Lending; Gomo Eyecare; and the BSBT students under the guidance of Jezalyn Bugtong, Marivic Beniyat, and Thomrhode Duclan. 

Other partners during the event were the Baguio Everlasting Lion’s Club, Onjon Ni Ivadoy Inc., Bureau of Fire Protection-Cordillera, Philippine Red Cross-Benguet chapter, Benguet Youth Leaders, and sponsors Rosalyn Lorenzo, Paul Paran, and Fairway Cars and Properties by Ron Cadiogan.

Cariño also acknowledged Grail Polig for coordinating the event. – Ofelia C. Empian