Activities /Project

  • BLT Midyear Partner’s Meeting

    Thirty seven principals, coordinators and BLT point person participated in the Busog, Lusog, Talino (BLT) Midyear Partner’s Meeting and Assessment held on December 26-27 at Jun Bee Garilva Recreation Center in Concepcion, Iloilo.The meeting-workshop was conducted to assess the half-year accomplishments, surface common learning and best practices, and com up an action plan to improve the implementation and achieve desired yearend targets both in qualitative and quantitative terms of the in-school feeding program.The ISAT U- ESD as an Area Implementing Partner of Jollibee Foundation’s BLT feeding program is managing 68 public elementary schools with a total of 2,371 pupil recipients in the city and province of Iloilo this SY 2012-2013.

  • “Pagkinasadya 2012”

    Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT U) Extension Services Division (ESD) held “Pagkinasadya 2012” last December 12, 2012 from 1-5P.M. at ISAT U Covered Gym. “Pagkinasadya 2012” is a gift giving and a community day activity of ESD in partnership with NSTP Class, CAS Council, Student Republic and Extension Student Volunteers to 153 ERDA Scholars and Parents.The Extension Services Division as an arm of the university in reaching out the community through quality services and programs beneficial to the people in the service area organizes community day every December of every year to give importance to the children of marginalized women who have no or limited access to quality education, employment and basic needs.This year, the 153 beneficiaries received gift packs of canned goods, noodles, rice, new slippers, clothing, fruits, and toys.During the gift giving, ESD, NSTP Class, CAS Council, Student Republic and ESV also turn over 50 gift packs plus 1 sack of rice to Brgy. Montinola, Jaro.Aside from gift giving, there were parlor games and other fun activities being held for the beneficiaries. Snacks were served to beneficiaries after the activity.

  • ISAT U Extended Help to Typhoon Pablo Victims

    The Iloilo Science and Technology University conducted relief operation to help the victims of Super Typhoon Pablo in Mindanao. The university coordinated with the ABS-CBN TV Patrol Iloilo, GMA Kapuso Network and Jaro Archdiocese Social Action Center (JASAC) to send the relief goods which includes 52 packs of canned goods, noodles, rice, slightly used clothing and cash donation.The super typhoon hit the country in December 6, 2012 leaving hundreds of casualties and thousands of homeless residents in Compostela Valley and other parts of Mindanao. In Iloilo, classes were suspended as Storm Signal No. 2 was raised by PAG-ASA.

  • SCHOOL SUPPLIES, CASH PROVISION OF SCHOOL UNIFORMS AND MISCELLANEOUS FEES FOR ERDA BENEFICIARIES

    The Educational Research and Development Assistance (ERDA) Foundation, Inc. in partnership with the Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT U) distributed a school supplies on August 16-27, 2012 and cash provision of school uniforms and miscellaneous fees on November 5-16, 2012 to the 402 recipients from elementary and high school students from partner schools and communities in Iloilo City and Province.Aside from this, five (5) sites of Pre-School classes were given a School Supplies and Workbooks and a fund of Php 1,645.00 per school for their Christmas Party. At present, 100 preschoolers benefited from this assistance.Our kindness and benefaction will go a long way in providing the children better education, and eventually, changes in the lives of their family and community.

  • ISAT U HOSTED PASUC VI EMC ANNUAL ASSEMBLY

    The Iloilo Science and Technology University hosted the PASUC VI EMC Annual Assembly cum Seminar-Workshop of PASUC VI Extension Managers Council, Inc. on December 6-7, 2012 at the WVCST New Board Room, La Paz, Iloilo city.Twenty Seven extension implementers from different state colleges and universities in Region VI participated the said activity. The activity was conducted to enhance the extension services of SUCs through networking and collaboration and update the members on the present status and activities of the council.

  • ISAT U HOSTED PASUC VI EMC ANNUAL ASSEMBLY

    The Iloilo Science and Technology University hosted the PASUC VI EMC Annual Assembly cum Seminar-Workshop of PASUC VI Extension Managers Council, Inc. on December 6-7, 2012 at the WVCST New Board Room, La Paz, Iloilo city.Twenty Seven extension implementers from different state colleges and universities in Region VI participated the said activity. The activity was conducted to enhance the extension services of SUCs through networking and collaboration and update the members on the present status and activities of the council.


EXTENSION SERVICES DIVISION MAJOR PROGRAMS & PROJECTS
2016
LAPAZ CAMPUS

TREE GROWING PROJECT

  • The ISATU Extension Services Division, being the implementing arm of the university has been supportive to help sustain a green and healthy community.
  • The project started on September 2011 in partnership with Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR R6) and Dagami Association and Watershed Protection (DAWP). This was spearheaded by CEA Extension Council and participated by other colleges.
  • The project have the following component activities: tree planting, situational analysis of the barangay, livelihood skills trainings, training on disaster and rescue techniques, and other social services needed by the community such as education, health and nutrition, responsible parenthood and functional literacy.
  • At present, we have already planted 2000 Acacia, Narra, and Cansulog Mahogany, Bakan trees, 1,130 Jackfruit, Cacao, and Coffee fruit trees. The university shall provide protection and maintenance cost on two (2) tranches (50% on June and another 50% on December) for 5 years starting FY 2014. The total project cost is Php 50,000.00 for five (5) hectares including project monitoring cost.

BALIK PAARALAN PROGRAM

  • The Balik-Paaralan is an educational program initiated by the Educational Research and Development Assistance (ERDA) Foundation, Inc. in partnership with the Iloilo Science and Technology University. Its main concern is to provide educational assistance to the deprived and depressed children which includes quitters, potential dropouts and street children in the city and province of Iloilo.
  • At present, ISATU sustained the educational program with 125 pre-school pupils, 400 elementary pupils, and 100 high school students.
  • Aside from the scholarship grant, parents and ERDA beneficiaries also received various livelihood skills trainings/seminars funded by ISATU. The parents are now accepting orders of aprons, uniforms, bags production and processed foods for clients from Region VI.

ENHANCEMENT OF 4P’S PROGRAM THROUGH SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

  • The “Project ESAT” is a skills training program for the transitioning of Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries to livelihood opportunities initiated by Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office VI and ISAT U Extension Services Division (ESD).
  • It aims to equip selected 4Ps beneficiaries with the knowledge and different skills they need in order to become financially independent through employment or simple business ventures; to provide opportunity to the faculty of the college to extend expertise and to develop a strong influence by the institution and partner agencies to the service area.
  • The program was launched on September 20, 2013, batch II commence on June 2015 and Batch III on May 13, 2016. the following trainings was requested by the DSWD: Commercial Cooking, Beauty Culture, Residential Building Wiring, Carpentry and Construction Painting, Masonry, Homemade Ice Cream Making, Hollow Blocks Making, Engine Tune-up and Lighting System and Basic Baking.

LIVELIHOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR OSY & NON-WORKING PARENTS

  • The Skills Training in Dressmaking and Tailoring is the third major project of ISATU in partnership with DOLE R6. it was implemented with primary purpose of helping the unemployed parents, out-of-school youth of selected barangays in Municipality of Oton and teachers of Tagbac Elementary School, Oton, Iloilo.
  • A total of Php 413,006.25 was allotted for the said project; Php 242,417.75 of which funded by DOLE, Php 104,288.90 funded by other stakeholders and Php 66,299.60 is the counterpart of ISATU.
  • The program was launched on November 14, 2014 with 35 beneficiaries from Barangays Tagbac Sur, Tagbac Norte, Trapiche, Botong, Sta. Monica and Sambaludan. At present, the Oton Dressmakers Association, Inc. received orders of uniform, laboratory gowns, bridal entourage, curtains, pillows, etc from Schools, Medical Center, Municipal Office and people in the community.

DUGO MO, BUHAY KO (A BLOODLETTING ACTIVITY)

  • The “Dugo Mo, Buhay Ko” is a bloodletting activity of ISATU Extension Services Division in partnership with Philippine Red Cross – Western Visayas.
  • The program aims to save more lives of our fellows who are in need of blood transfusion during emergency cases and to respond on the existing demand of the community in the province and city of Iloilo.
  • The program conducted thrice a year (February, August, December) spearheaded by four (4) colleges and external campuses. The university was given a recognition of “Special Citation”, “Scroll of Honor” and “Platinum Award” during the PRC Recognition Day.

MURAL PAINTING TRAINING PROGRAM

  • Mural Paintings is a community outreach program of Arkitekton Organization under the CEA Extension Council. Every year we celebrated the National Schools Maintenance Week specifically focuses on school sanitation and improving the schools of indigenous communities.
  • As stakeholder, the university planned to contribute their time, effort and resources for the repair work and clean-up activities to partner schools every year to extend students expertise.
  • The program started on June 2010. At present, we have already conducted the activity to 25 partner schools in Iloilo City and Province of Iloilo.

ARALKADA PROGRAM



  • This program is in partnership with Fresh N’ Famous Foods, Incorporated. It was launched on June 2015.
  • This program engages young Filipinos to become involved in addressing communities’ most pressing concerns, while harnessing the spirit of barkadahan for positive action. Through this program, the youth will be inspire and engage to develop innovative solutions to public education challenges. The program aims to be an avenue through a meaningful approach.
  • The youth organization (Environmental Club, Technovator, College of Engineering and Architecture Student Council) assigned to 3 schools in City and Province of Iloilo and create projects that will help improve the learning and academic performance of the pupils in areas of English, Filipino, Math and Science.

ISAT U PPIS PROJECT

  • The ISAT U PPIS (Improving Schools Achievement Through Unlimited Power Provision for the Island Schools) Project is in partnership with Jollibee Group Foundation, LGU of Concepcion and Department Of Education.
  • The program implemented in identified less fortunate families from different islands of Concepcion and Ajuy, Iloilo. The islands have no access to electricity even before typhoon Yolanda’s devastation. The foundation donated solar lanterns to the residents in some way will lift up the quality of life of the residents and the learning journey of the pupils.
  • It was launched on July 2016 and 441 solar lamps distributed to 7 schools identified. The beneficiaries will be orient on the technicalities of the product to ensure proper operation, care and maintenance. Periodic monitoring will be conducted to determine the status od each solar lamp unit.

REAP (RESTORING, EMPOWERING, AND PROTECTING LIVELIHOOD) PROJECT

  • The “REAP Project” is a skills training program for the fisher folks and farmers in Ajuy, Estancia and Concepcion, initiated by Adventist Development Relief Agency (ADRA) Philippines in partnership with ISAT U Extension Services Division (ESD).
  • It aims to train men and women in different skills as an additional business enterprise to contribute to family income and to sustain the organization’s minimal need for external funding.
  • The program was launched on October 20, 2016, with 150 trainees in Preventive Maintenance (Small Gas and Diesel Engine), 40 trainees in Beauty Culture and 68 trainees in Meat and Fish Processing.