The activity which was held last
In 1908, the Thomasites, also recognized as the first US Peace Corps Volunteers in the
The Thomasites were cited for their support and dedication in establishing public education in the country. “The legacy left behind by the Thomasites contributed much to the improvement of education in the Philippines and must be passed on to the coming generations in honor of the American teachers who spread to the world the importance of education” thus enthused by invited guest US Ambassador Kristie A. Kenney.
The occasion also marked the celebration of Filipino-American Friendship Day the same day the