10th Anniversary of STEP

Crown under the pavilion at HKSF

Crown under the pavilion at HKSFLegazpi – July 19th was a great day for STEP (Special Therapy Education Program), it was the celebration of the 10th anniversary of its founding. A parade of the STEP children, parents, volunteers, staff and well-wishers to the pavilion of Harong Kan Sagrada Familia for Mass started the event. After Mass everybody gathered for fellowship and a simple meal. The celebration continued on July 27, 2013 when former staff and parents of STEP gathered for a presentation on the history and future vision of STEP activities. HKSF expresses its gratitude to Fr. Paul Oggioni who was the inspiration for STEP; Fr. Battista Omodei, Fr. Matthew Weber, and Fr. David Stawasz who stabilized the program and to Fr. Robert Victor Raj who scientifically developed the program for the needs of the current children. The Sagrada Familia thanks God, the Providential Father, who makes everything possible for the good of children with special needs.