1st Deaf Festival in Baguio City
To all the Deaf Community and their family, Deaf Schools, Deaf Organizations and its members, other NGOs, NGAs, LGUs; the New Media Services Cares (NMS-Cares) invites everyone to come join them. It will be held in Baguio City from May 19-21, 2017.
The 1st NMS-Cares Deaf Festival will kick-off with a grand parade by festival participants from all over the country starting from Session Road to Melvin Jones Grandstand, succeeding a motorcade
blast following Harrison Road towards Camp John Hay.
The 1st NMS-Cares Deaf Festival with the theme “A community that DEAFinitely Cares” intends to provide a venue for the Deaf community to showcase their skills; gain knowledge, employment opportunity and personal development; at the same time promoting Deaf Awareness. This 3 day event will feature performance highlighting Deaf talent, art exhibit and trade fair, seminar, job fair, sports contest and film screenings all to foster and gain deeper understanding of the Deaf Culture.
Schedule of Activities for the Event are as follows:
- May 19, 2017
Morning – Assembly (8 AM), Parade (9 AM), Opening Program (11 AM – 12 NN)
Afternoon – Caravan/Trade Fair (1-7 PM), Job Fair (1-5 PM)
Evening – Breaking the Noise: Battle of the Bands Finals, Deaf Got Talent, Deaf Fashion Show (6 – 12 MN)
- May 20, 2017
Morning – Sports Festival (10 AM – 2 PM), Caravan/Trade Fair (10 AM – 7 PM), Cooking Competition (10 AM – 1 PM)
Afternoon – Workshop 1 and 2 (2 – 5 PM), Dinner for a Cause (5 – 7:30 PM)
Evening – Cocktail (7:30 – 8:15 PM), Red Carpet (8:30 PM), Gala Night (9 – 12 MN)
- May 21, 2017
Morning – Caravan/Trade Fair (10 AM – 3 PM), Workshop 3 and 4 (8 AM – 12 NN)
Afternoon – Workshop 5 and 6 (1 – 5 PM), Closing Program (5 PM)
The NMS-Cares, Inc. is a local non-profit organization that aims to provide program and service in enhancing Deaf education, skills development, sign language training, scholarship grant and community support to Deaf children and their family; with the vision of Deaf children experiencing a full life in a barrier free society.
For more information you can also check out their website at www.nms-cares.org and nmscares.deafestival.org and FB: NMS-Cares Deaf Festival. For further question and/or clarification, feel free to contact them through:
Mr. Jerry Jericho L. Caballero at (074)620- 2730
Mr. George Lintag at (+63) 917 685 5518.
See you there!!!