Caritas Manila teaches Values Education to Jeepney Drivers


Seven jeepney drivers from Villamor Airbase Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association Inc (VABJODAI) had a chance to be included in the Livelihood Employment Assistance Program (LEAP) of Caritas Manila, Resorts World Manila and City Government of Pasay held at RWM last February 26, 2013.

“This partnership with LEAP organizers is one way of addressing road safety problems and issues through education” said Anita D. Verdeflor Cannaoay, Officer In Charge, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority Traffic Academy.

The LEAP Program aims to provide its recipients, a venue for skills training and development integrated with values education. “We need to remind our drivers how to use our road orderly, safely and fast” Cannaoay added.

The said activity was designed to teach values formation, international signs and symbols, MMDA Rules and Regulations and Rules of Road Safety.