Friday, 18 Apr 2014
You are here: Home CSA BIÑAN Community Extension Program Community Extension Program

Main Menu

Augustinian Community

JA slide show
 
PDF Print E-mail
Written by Administrator   
Friday, 24 February 2012 07:03

Colegio San Agustin - Biñan is a Catholic school managed by the order of St. Augustine, a religious order whose members are known as Augustinians. it is located at Southwoods Interchage, Juana Complex I, Bgy. San Francisco, Biñan Laguna.

As a Filipino school it is committed to inculcate love of country, and pride in the national culture and traditions, to foster awareness of Filipino identity in global society and to develop sensitivity and involvement in civic and social responsibility for national development, while promoting international understanding and interaction with other racial and cultural groups.

The school's community extension activities are coordinated by the Community Extension Office (CEO) which serves as the outreach arm of Colegio San Agustin - Biñan. The Office (CEO) prepares the community partners barangay and institutions for the community immersion of its members.

The community or extension partners serve as "off campus" or field laboratories in molding the minds of its member become "socially responsive citizens"

Colegio San Agustin - Biñan, signed a new Memorandum of Agreement with Bgy. San Francisco in July 30, 2008. Rev. Fr. Richard L. Pido, OSA the president represented the school and Bgy. San Francisco was represented by Hon. Elpidio Pabalan, the barangay chairman.

Assistance and services however is not only limited to its (officially adopted) community partmenr - Bgy. San Francsico. Likewise, Bgy. Magsaysay which is in San Pedro and Bgy. Langkiwa in CSA-Biñan's Community Extension Program has the following components:

  • Health and Nutrition
  • Education / Academics / Culture and Arts
  • Livelihood and Entrepreneurship
  • Pastoral (Spiritual and values Formation)
  • Linkaging / Networking and Resource Mobilization
  • Community Relations

These are carried out in activities sponsored and conducted by the different departments through their various programs like;

LINGAP-HELP Little, Share, Big Care Academic Contest
Book Donation Peer Counseling Art Workshops
Toy for Joy Medical Mission Relief Assistance
Augustinian Charity Day Recollection and Catechetical Quiz Bee

The active supporters are:

  • CSA Parents Association
  • CSA - Biñan High School Alumni
  • CSA - Biñan College Alumni Association
  • CSA - Biñan Faculty and Staff

CSA - Biñan is guided by its Vision: TO CARE... TO SHARE... TO MINISTER... and driven by its Mission: To provide sustainable and meaningful community extension programs and services to the partner communities and the underprivileged to perpetuate the Augustinian spirit of charity.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 February 2012 07:47