On the occasion of the Feast of St. Ezekiel Moreno, Patron Saint of Cancer patients , the Recoletos Social Outreach Center (RESOURCE ) Handumanan Foundation, Inc. at Purok San Ezekiel Moreno, Brgy Handumanan, Bacolod City held a Medical mission activity last August 13, 2017. More than a hundred recipient –patients availed of the Free Medical consultation/ check-up and free medicines provided for the residents of Purok St. Ezekiel.
The Medical Mission was made possible in cooperation with the Dr. Pablo O. Torre Memorial Hospital in coordination with the Dr. Pablo O.Torre Memorial Foundation, Inc. (DPOTFI) and with the Siervas de Maria Sisters. There were about twenty-five (25) medical practitioners and volunteers, supporters and partners from Riverside Hospital and DPOTFI who participated in this noble cause. The efforts of Mrs. Jolly A. Mider, DPOTFI Executive Director, made this social outreach activity a success. ( Fr. Ronel Gealon, OAR – RESOURCE –Handumanan President)
BACOLOD CITY - At 3:36 a.m. of August 09, 2017, Fr. Pedro Abapo Escanillas, OAR passed away due to brainstem failure secondary to cerebrovascular accident and multi-organ failure at the Dr. Pablo Torre Memorial Hospital. He was 69 years old.