KALIBO, Aklan— Accounts were gathered from the validation visits last 5-9 February 2019. Archbishop Gabriel Reyes Foundation executive director Eloize Victoriano, CMS Aklan coordinator Jude Simon Pamatian, and CMS program manager Dondon Parafina conducted the visits.
“CMS filled up the gaps in government support. It was effective because it had urgency in addressing our needs.” —Jinky L. Galimpin, New Buswang teacher and property custodian
“CMS reinforced our assessment of needs and helped us prioritize.” —Ivy Cipriano, Caano ES headteacher
“CMS’ close monitoring made us more transparent in our decision making.” —Maria Salvacion Abad, Nalook ES headteacher
“DepEd heard our problems through CMS.” —Teresita Villareal, Briones ES teacher, and property custodian
“Government offices acted fast in response to credible independent monitors.” —Arlyn I. Regalado, Kalibo I and 2 district supervisor
“Community monitoring inputs through CMS validated school needs and expedited government response.” —Jose Niro Nillasca, OIC assistant division superintendent
“Thank you for reaching out to us. Thank you for helping us.” —Honey Lynn A. Trias, New Buswang ES principal