For the Umatuna Si Yu’os
On December 16, 2016, Mercy Action Marianas, Ltd. awarded five scholarships to Academy of Our Lady of Guam students.
Mercy Action Marianas, Ltd. is established to ensure the continuance of the ministries of the Sisters of Mercy of Guam. The three-fold goals of the organization are Education, Support for economically poor persons/families, and Assistance with the needs of the aged/infirmed Sisters.
In addition to the awarding of five scholarships to Academy students, Cynthia Ecube ’80 and Angela Ecube ’88 awarded a scholarship to senior, Alexandra Leon Guerrero on behalf of their parents Rebecca and +Dominador Ecube. Both alumnae daughters continue to give to their alma mater in honor of the diligent efforts, sacrifices, and commitment their parents made towards their education.
The Academy of Our Lady of Guam also presented a check for $1,376.62 to Elias Jude Santos.
A collection was taken up at the school’s Christmas Program, “Heaven’s Child”, on December 9, 2016 to help Baby Elias with his medical needs. The child who was born with a heart problem played the role of Baby Jesus in the show.