Mount Apo Student Center


Lopez Jaena, Baranga, Philippines 

282 children

Pastor Daniel Gatmaitan Feleo is changing Lopez Jaena, Barangay 7-A  as he serves the children in Jesus’ name. This church oversees a Compassion child development program and is looking to partner with a church in the U.S.

  • Compassion-sponsored children are provided with regular medical and dental check-ups and academic support.
  • Other activities include: training on wind instruments such as trumpet, clarinet, trombone, and flute, theater and sports clubs, tree planting, aerobics, and traditional Filipino literary contests. 

I'd like to learn more about PH-574:

  •  Lopez Jaena, Barangay 7-A is home to a population of 12,000 and the average family monthly income is $69/month.

  • Typical houses are made of wood floors, wood walls, and tin roofs. 

  •  Social concerns: poor sanitation, lack of secondary schools, teachers, and school supplies.

  • Common health problems: asthma, pneumonia.

  • The work of Davao City Foursquare Gospel Church began in 1955 when a missionary couple from the U.S. began revival meetings in their rented apartment in Davao City.

  • Now continuing in their footsteps, with full Filipino leadership, the church has grown and continues their outreach through prison ministry, hospital visits, and other ministries.

  • This church has partnered with Compassion for 7 years.

  • his church has partnered with Compassion for 7 years.

  •  Children and their families are hearing the Gospel and finding hope and purpose in Christ. 
  •  Children’s confidence and dreams are allowed to grow and flourish.
*Consider using this profile as a tool to begin a discussion with your leadership to see how it may fit with your church's vision and mission. While we cannot guarantee you will be partnered specifically with this Pastor, we are seeking participants for our Church to Church strategy.