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UST hosts 150 children for Makibata 2019

UST hosts 150 children for Makibata 2019

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ABOUT 150 children from seven different communities participated in the annual community development project spearheaded by the Student Organizations Coordinating Council (SOCC) in partnership with the Office for Student Affairs and Simbahayan. According to the SOCC, Makibata is an annual activity meant to allow kids from partner communities and Thomasians to interact with and learn from each other. SOCC Executive Vice President and Project Head John Lemuel Calero said they hosted Makibata again because it was worth it seeing both the Thomasians and the children smile. “[I]nulit po namin siya ulit kasi every year, nasa isip at puso ng mga bata na, ‘Ay pupunta kami ng UST,’ ‘Ay parang andiyan na naman sina kuya,’ ‘Kakain na naman po tayo tapos iikot na naman po tayo,’” Calero s...