Latest News 2023

DAUSA Medical Mission Is Coming Back Soon!!

Here’s a glimpse of the previous Medical Mission throughout the years.

WARNING! The following video contains graphic in nature not suitable for all viewers, discretion is advised.

Danao Association USA, Inc. Officers 2023

President......................Emmanuel Ceballos
Vice President.................Arlene Gorre
Secretary......................Michelle Abad Ceballos
Treasurer......................Martinette Dayondon
Auditor........................Rolly Rodriguez
P R O s........................Ramona Cabahug
                               Cindy Castillo
                               Lanie Roble Saldua
                               Arly Capuyan
                               Monette B. Paragas
                               Vener Dionson
                               Vernie Dayondon

Sgt at Arms....................Raul Cabahug
                               Genelo Barcenas
                               George Banzon
                               Giovanni Manulat
                               Raul Hermosilla
                               Boy Maningo
Board of Directors.............Cecilia Barriga
                               Ramon Barriga                               
                               Anita Cal Jackson, MD
                               Gemma C. Montegrande
                               Crosine Roble 
                               Eric Cabahug
                               Leo Montegrande
                               Marites Princer, MD
                               Vic Oyas, MD
                               Rey Espera

Chief of Medical Mission...... Anita Cal-Jackson, MD

Adop-A-Student/School Prog.... Martinette Dayondon
                               Bebeth Holley
                               Darv Dayondon

Social Media Staff.............Matthew Barriga
                               Tiffany Ford

DAUSA Website Staff............Gen Barcenas 
                               Matthew Ceballos 

Webmaster......................Celso Barriga
                               Monching Barriga
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