TAO-Pilipinas will celebrate it’s 12th year anniversary by organizing a fundraising dinner at Blacksoup Artspace on August 30, Friday 7:30 pm. The fundraising event is dubbed as “We Rock at 12! 1 Plate = 1 Gabion for Masagana Neighborhood Association” Proceeds from the fundraising dinner will go to the creation of gabions which the Masagana community need in their resettlement site. For more details about the event, please follow this link.
TAO Pilipinas will be holding their annual Christmas Party at their office. Party starts at 3:00pm with the theme “Perya”. Invited guests who wish to participate in the exchange gift should bring a gift worth Php300.00.
This event shall convene all previous participants of the YP Workshop and Summer Internships which started in 2005. The event will reunite about eighty (80) young design professionals who have joined the YP training programs (those who participated in five cycles of the YP Workshop on Social Housing and the annual YP Summer Internships). Architect Rosario Encarnacion-Tan, a member of TAO’s Board of Trustees and leading designer of bamboo structures, will deliver a special lecture during the reunion.
This reunion will be held on December 3, 2011, 4:00 pm (venue yet to be finalized). All previous YP Workshop participants and those who became YP Summer Interns are all invited to come.
The 2011 Young Professionals Workshop will begin on October 19 and will end on October 25. This year’s theme is Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction in Community Development and Planning. The venue for the lecture session is at the Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority Bldg. in Diliman, Quezon City.