Goducate Training Center (GTC), in Iloilo, Philippines, held its first Recruitment Conference on May 6-8.
Invitations had been sent to new university graduates, to working people, and to those who had expressed interest in being trained as community development workers (CDWs). Over 300 people from all over the Philippines … … Read More
Recently, four members of Goducate’s staff in China were sent to Goducate Training Center (GTC) in Philippines to be trained for 6 weeks. At Goducate, we believe that we should equip our workers with the best training so that they will be prepared for and be effective in their … … Read More
Goducate’s tagline is “Helping needy Asians help themselves”. Since Goducate expects the people we help to help themselves, it ought to practise what it preaches. Hence the Goducate Training Center in Iloilo was designed such that it could be made as self-sustaining as possible. To feed the staff and … … Read More
Since February the Goducate Training Center in Iloilo has partnered with neighboring primary and secondary schools to hold remedial classes for those children who need help to cope with their schoolwork. Every week, each GTC trainee coaches 5-7 pupils in mathematics and English. At the end of the 5-week … … Read More
Goducate Training Center in Iloilo, Philippines, trains community development workers for Asia. So far many of our trainees have been housed in “temporary” accommodation and have attended lectures in rooms in the Multi-Purpose Hall.
Recently we completed the Ladies’ Dormitory, which can accommodate about 70 lady trainees. The residential … … Read More
On Dec 13, Goducate Training Center in Iloilo, the Philippines, held a Christmas event for four neighboring communities. Over 500 people excitedly arrived many hours before the start of the festivities. For most of the children, it was their first time in a swimming pool. The night ended with … … Read More
Last 13-15 Nov 2012, I visited the Goducate Training Center (Iloilo) together with 3 people from Goducate HQ and 3 Singaporean visitors. My main purpose for the trip was to assist in the administrative aspects and policies of Goducate. Little did I know that I would also join the … … Read More
Goducate Training Center is situated among poor rural communities in the municipality of San Miguel, Iloilo.
When we first started construction of the Goducate Training center two years ago, the area had been hit by a long drought and most of the farm land surrounding the center was barren … … Read More