Activities / Events 2013:
January, 2013 - BLFI accredited Prisoners of Christ Mission International and several other organizations as partners in Transformation.
January 26, 2013 - ICC launches the 2013 National Bible Week at MaxSeCom, NBP.
February 9, 2013 - ICC is re-organized and expanded as United Council of Christian Communities (UCCC) with PG1 Roderick Bombasi as Supervisor;United Council of Christian Communities – General Assembly
March 1, 2013 - The first Silent Fancy Drill Competition participated by the inmate- security forces, MaxSeCom, NBP; Recognition of the BLFI Security Force
March 14, 2013 - Recognition and Oathtaking of UCCC Servants and Stewards
March 16, 2013 - BLFI supports the Ordination of the Alliance of Baptist Bishops of Asians Inc., at the PhilSOL, MaxSeCom, NBP.
March 20, 2013 - Launching of the CARE Summit (Community Action on Reformation Endeavour) at the BuCor Conference Room attended by Officials of the BuCor Love Foundation and Bureau of Corrections. Former USEC, Atty. Ron Salo was elected as the new Chairman of the Board of Trustees, former Chief Superintendent Armando Miranda as incoming President.
March 20, 2013 - BLFI awarded Special Certificates to:
1. Mr. Rollo Alarcon, for his untiring efforts, selfless dedication, sacrifices and leadership behind the BuCor Re-Engineering that made BuCor Modernization Act of 2013 a reality…; and
2. PG1 Lawrence Tayhon for his unwavering efforts, utmost dedication and able leadership behind the rallying and lobbying for the ratification of the Bureau of Corrections Act of 2013 …
April 4, 2013 - ADCA Catalino A. Malinao was featured on television program of APRUB, Net25.
April 5, 2013 - Facilitated the Acebedo Optical Mission’s Free eye check-up and consultations, held at the PhilSOL Bldg., Presidio, MaxSeCom, NBP; and the following day at the Visiting Hall of the Medium Security Compound (MedSeCom), NBP.
April 19, 2013 - Derma Mission led by British Dr. Sandy Mcleod at the NBP Hospital, MaxSeCom, NBP.
April 19, 2013 - Graduation 1st Batch – MSTP at GIG, MaxSeCom, NBP.
May 1, 2013 - BLFI Thanksgiving for ADCA Catalino A. Malinao and ADCO Antonio C. Cruz, hosted by the Officers of the BLFI Reformation and Advisory Boards, at the GIG, MaxSeCom, NBP.
June 5-14, 2013 - BLFI in partnership with the Inmates Coordination Council and Action Center (ICCAC), the Office of the Chief Medical and Dental Division (NBP Hospital), the Office of the ADCA, the Office of the ADCO, and Office of the Superintendent, NBP conducted a camp- wide Registration for Senior Citizens (SC) and Persons With Disabilities (PWD) inside MaxSeCom, NBP.
June 20, 2013 - BLFI Chairman Ron P. Salo was featured on television program APRUB, Net25.
June 25, 2013 - UCCC Symposium at Freedom Church, MaxSeCom, NBP.
June 27, 2013 - Graduation of Peace of Mind Course (from Brahma Kumaris), Launching of Pause-Muna & Peace-Muna Program and Distribution of Senior Citizens’ Cards at, MaxSeCom, NBP. (Organized by BLFI’s Reflexology Team with the Former Sen. Leticia Ramos-Shahani as Guest Speaker.)
July 6, 2013 - BuCor-BLFI Thanksgiving Service at the Multi-Purpose Covered Court, MaxSeCom, NBP, organized by the UCCC (Theme: “Taos Pusong Pasasalamat”) for the passage of Republic Act No. 10575 and 10592 otherwise known as “the Bureau of Corrections Act of 2013” and “GCTA Law” respectively.
July 6, 2013 - BLFI submitted Position Papers on the proposed IRR for RA 10575 and 10592 otherwise known as “the Bureau of Corrections Act of 2013” and “GCTA Law” respectively.
July 19, 2013 - BLFI supported the Muntinlupa City Parole and Probation Office’s Tree Planting at Las Piñas City.
August 10, 2013 - ARAIS Graduation of 25 Muslim Students of Al-Rahma Arabic and Islamic School held at the Al-Rahma Mosque and Cultural Center, MaxSeCom, NBP.
August 23, 2013 - Graduation of 380 students of the MSTP – “Package of Salvation” held at the GIG Court, MaxSeCom, NBP.
September 10, 2013 - Graduation Ceremony: Values Formation Seminar of OXO Brotherhood at the RCC-OLLO, MaxSeCom, NBP, (Theme: “Salamat, Ginising Mo Ako”
September 11, 2013 - Completion of the Beneficiary ID Project. IDs were issued to all registered Senior Citizens (SC) and Persons With Disabilities (PWD) inside the MaxSeCom, NBP.
September 15, 2013 - Graduation of 138 BRM & BSL students of the MSTP - “Package of Salvation” held at the Calvary Chapel, MaxSeCom, NBP.
September 16, 2013 - Orientation Lecture for Reflexology Team Batch 7 at the GIG Function Hall, MaxSeCom, NBP, facilitated by BLFI RB Agus Dwikarna, Chairman of Reflexology Team.
September 21, 2013 - Socio-Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service at Amazing Grace Church, MaxSeCom, NBP; Recognition and Oathtaking of the members of the BLFI Advisory Board. One (1) sack of Rice was donated to the Senior Citizens Community.
September 28, 2013 - UCCC Saturday Worship Service at the GIG Plaza, MaxSeCom, NBP, (PG1 Roderick Bombasi as speaker).
October 16, 2013 - The Recognition and Induction of Officers of the BuCor Muslim Community (chaired by Ustadz Rohmat Adburrahim), held at the Al-Rahma Mosque, MaxSeCom, NBP. ADCA Catalino A. Malinao (Guest of Honor/Keynote Speaker), PG1 Roderick B. Bombasi (Inspirational Message).
October 26, 2013 - UCCC Saturday Worship Service and Feeding Program for the Elderly at the GIG Plaza, MaxSeCom, NBP, (ADCA Catalino A Malinao - Word of God; PG1 Roderick B. Bombasi - Words of Encouragement); Blessing of new facilities: Reflexology Clinic, Library, Gym, etc.
November 4, 2013 - BLFI Security Force Symposium at the Amazing Grace Church.
November 11-15, 2013 - BLFI Security Force Training Workshop. 45 out of the 84 officers and members completed and passed the Training Workshop in accordance to the Program of Instructions duly approved by the Bureau of Corrections as the 1st training workshop to be held inside the MaxSeCom, NBP for auxiliary forces.
November 15, 2013 - Entry of 3 units BLFI Pedicabs inside MaxSeCom, NBP.
November 16, 2013 - BLFI Security Force Graduation / BLFI Anniversary were jointly held at the Amazing Grace Church, MaxSeCom, NBP. (Atty. Ron P. Salo, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, BLFI, and Members of the Board of Trustees and ADCA Catalino A. Malinao.) One (1) sack of Rice was donated to the Senior Citizens Community.
November 19, 2013 - Amazing Grace Church, MaxSeCom, was designated as the new Headquarters (HQ) of the BLFI Security Force.
November 30, 2013 - UCCC Last Saturday Worship Service with Feeding Program.
December 1, 7, 2013 - Selected members of the BLFI Security Force attended Seminar on Behavior Modification organized by RB Moises Dejolde, entitled “Positive Emotion and Happiness” conducted by Skwelang Sikolohiya at RCC-OLLO, MaxSeCom.
December 3, 2013 - Completion of SCORECARD System (acronym stands for: Systematic Consolidation Of Reformation Eligibilities, Credentials And Records Database) – after a year of design and development.
December 3, 2013 - Recognition of the BLFI Catholic Community (St. Joseph) with AB Cedrick Punzalan as its head.
December 4, 2013 - AB Ernesto Kid Manuel was duly as Advisory Board Chairman replacing AB Danny Arzadon, AB Marcial Llanto Jr. as temporary Secretary; AB Nilo Avelina and RB Hilario Soriano were retained as Treasurer and Auditor respectively.
December 7, 2013 - Graduation of the MSTP - “Package of Salvation” (Batch 4) of 116 Batman inmates held at the Amazing Grace Church, MaxSeCom, NBP, organized by UCCC Head Servant RB Nestor Tuguinay.
December 14, 2013 - BLFI Christmas Thanksgiving Service held at the Amazing Grace Church, MaxSeCom, NBP. One (1) sack of Rice was donated to the Reflexology Community.
December 31, 2013 - Graduation of Reflexology Batch 7 held at the Amazing Grace Church, MaxSeCom, NBP; and a Farewell Party of RB Agus Dwikarna (released January 1, 2014); Eric Cosing was elected was Agus’ replacement.