PMA Class ’83 donates foodstuffs in support to community pantries


Joint Task Force – National Capital Region, AFP received a generous donation of 150 sacks of rice, 6,000 cans of sardines and 6,000 packs of noodles from the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) “MATIKAS” Class of 1983.

The donations were formally received by Brigadier General Marceliano V Teofilo PA, Commander of the JTF-NCR from USEC Bernardo C Florece Jr, DILG Undersecretary for Peace and Order who is also the President of the PMA “MATIKAS” Class of 1983 thru a simple hand-over ceremony at Headquarters, JTF-NCR.

Said foodstuffs will be distributed to the different community pantries in the NCR which intend to aid our fellow Filipinos affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.


USEC Florece said that driven by the true essence of BAYANIHAN, this is just a simple way from their class of reaching out the community. “We would like to thank the PMA “MATIKAS” Class of 1983 for this generous donation. This only proves that no one has the monopoly of generosity,” Major General Benedict Arevalo PA, the Deputy Chief of Staff for CMO added.

Moreover, Brigadier General Teofilo PA expressed his sincerest gratitude to the PMA “MATIKAS” Class of 1983 for their charity, sympathy and commitment in serving the Filipino people during these trying times. Joint Task Force-National Capital Region