There is a Season

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“….To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted….” … Continued

Remembering Karen

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Troy Pajarillaga remembers his sister Karen by making a video about her. Karen, a beautiful, young and vibrant lady, full of life and promise has touched the lives of others and continues to touch each of us today.  May her life … Continued

Anna Carmela Kho

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Anna Carmela Tria Kho, 22 years old, has been recently diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) last March 16, 2011.  Anna Carmela was referred to doctors for evaluation of Pancytopenia, a medical condition in which there is a reduction in … Continued

A Vessel for Gifts – Ella Cabanlet

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When I decided to keep on threading the path bestowed upon me, I have prepared myself for a long wait. I have made”patience” as my everyday mantra as I expect more pain and unexpected abnormal laboratory results for several months, and even years, more. … Continued

Karen needs BMT

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Latest doctor’s recommendation on leukemia patient Karen Pajarillaga is that she needs to undergo a Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) as soon as possible, to take advantage of the remission window that she is currently experiencing. As Leukemia is a race … Continued

Showers of Blessings on “EPCALM For Karen”

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“……Thank you for teaching us the value of sharing. For this we are deeply thankful….”                                                                                     RICO CALERO, Entrepreneur Rain and traffic on December 30, 2010 did not dampen the spirits of EPCALM supporters, volunteers, friends and residents of the … Continued

Johnel Candava

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Johnel is the eldest of six siblings of Elena Manongsong and Dominador Candava, born on March 8, 1970 in Occidental Mindoro where he spent his early years and finished his elementary and high school education. As a child, Johnel dreamed … Continued

The Need for LOVE – Ella Cabanlet

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  At the onset of my illness, a very good friend of mine sympathized with me.  I felt her deep sadness along with a question that until now still lingers in my mind.  After all, (with) the kind and encouraging words she uttered, she … Continued

Maria Ella Cabanlet

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Maria Ella Regondola-Cabanlet, wife of Stephen Cabanlet (a Philippine Marine Officer), was diagnosed with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia (AML) at the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC), Baguio City, Philippines. A sample of her biopsy was sent to the National … Continued

“Handog ng EPCALM” para sa Kapwa

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The Llavac and Pangil Christian Fellowships (LCF & PCF) received a timely Christmas gift from the EPCALM team of volunteers on December 23, 2010 at the Subaybay farm in Barangay Llavac, Real, Quezon Province. The gift was by way of … Continued