Coalition of islanders seeks new ways to support local NGOs

From left, PIANGO project officer Akmal Ali, MANGO secretary Maxine Lazelo, Variety feature writer Sophie Perez, PIANGO chair Sarah Thomas-Nededong, former MANGO public relations officer Emma Perez, MANGO co-vice chair Frances Sablan. Picture: MARIANAZ VARIETY

SAIPAN – “The greatest challenge for NGO’s is [finding] resources to fund not only its programs but more importantly the hiring of full-time, skilled talent,” said April Peebler. Peebler is the executive director of Heirs to Our Oceans, a U.S.-based non-government organisation “housed” by Chamolinian Cultural Village Inc. that supports local youth in developing their […]

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