JUAN PAOLO CRUZ VERA, EBM JUNIOR COUNCIL 2015 CHAIRMAN
Paolo Vera a graduating high school student at the British School Manila (BSM), is the incumbent Chair of the EBM’s Junior Council. The core members are Monty Ngan from Xavier School and Rica Garin from BSM. Also on board are members from Immaculate Concepcion Academy, Xavier School, Beacon School, Saint Pedro Poveda College and International School Manila. Under Paolo's leadership, they initiated a Health and Sanitation Program in Sapang Bato Elementary School, Sitio Target, Angeles City in Pampanga where indigenous people – the Aetas – are enrolled. He raised the funds needed to install a water supply system within the school community.
Another milestone project that Paolo and his Council support is a Feeding Program in Jose Fabella Memorial School, Mandaluyong City.
* Jose Fabella Memorial School, formally established on December 3, 1925 by the National Government by virtue of Republic Act No. 815, is an integrated special school that caters to pupils/students with Behavioral Problems. Its total student body number over 2,000 children.