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The Philippine Sector of East-Asia Province conducted a Summer Vocation Workshop from April 11 to May 2, 2010 at the Marist Aspirancy House, Lagao, Gen. Santos City, Philippines. This program was facilitated by a team led by Br. Joe Torrecampo, FMS, the Vocation Director. With him were Brothers Larry Sevilla, Joey Ponteras, Xyryx Mark Sionosa and Ian Cagampan.
This workshop was for those who are interested to join the Marist Brothers. This will help them in their discernment process after experiencing our life in three weeks."
There were 25 participants. Sixteen of them came from Archdiocese of Cotabato, four from Diocese of Malaybalay, and five from the Diocese of Marbel.
From this group, we are hoping to have the next batch of Aspirants this formation year 2010-2011 to join the second year Aspirants.