Programs and Projects
The USAA has three major programs:
Medical Relief Program
provides support to town clinics and hospitals that are in dire need
of medical supplies and equipment especially in times of disaster.
Books for the Libraries
provides support to community literacy programs by donating books and
other reading materials to town and/or school libraries as needed.
provides scholarship grants to the underprivileged and very poor students
who aspire but cannot afford to go to college.
& Manobo Scholarship
offers scholarship grants to the indigenous people of Surigao; the Mamanwa
from Surigao del Norte and the Manobo from Surigao del Sur.
Schooling for Disabled Youth
participates in the "adapt a Disabled Student" program of
the Loving Presence Foundation, Inc., in Surigao del Sur, that provides
special education for the deaf-mute/blind children and youth from very
provides financial support to an orphanage in Surigao del Norte housing
around 70 orphans and/or homeless youth.