Meet the Team

The Set forth Team

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Renoa is a 17-year old Senior High School student and a consistent academic achiever, who dreams of reaching far-flung communities in the Philippines in her advocacy to provide equal and accessible quality education to Filipino children. Her long-term vision gave birth to Set Forth Philippines. At a very young age, she was able to raise 1M+ worth of donations for the less privileged families and kids and was able to build and capacitate a committed corps and network of young volunteers and leaders with a strong sense of purpose to contribute to national development. Evident to her relentless pursuit and dedication to personal growth and social responsibility, her salient achievements include MAGIS Leadership Awardee, Generosity Awardee for 9 years, and a recipient of various awards and citations from her school competitions. Renoa also exemplified remarkable leadership and commendable volunteerism works in her experiences becoming the Project Head for Echavez Apartments’ Feasibility Studies, Co-organizer and Marketing Director for TEDx in Cebu International School, Co-founder and Creative Director for Soltura Philippines, School Paper Writer, and Graphics Head for Dragon’s Print, and two certificates of Completion from Columbia Summer Immersion Program.
Ms. Renoa Richelle E. King

Founder & Chairperson

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Nicko is a Mass Communications graduate, an educator, and a youth leader in action committed to nation-building through quality education and youth empowerment. He is recognized as one of the 2020 Cambridge’s Most Dedicated Teacher awardees, recipient of the Don Ramon Aboitiz Leadership Excellence Award last 2016, and became a Delegate to the 5th Young Minds on eXplore (YMXS) in Netherlands and Belgium.
Mr. John Nicko M. Coyoca, LPT

Chief Coordinator, Program & Secretariat

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Pat finished her degree in Fine Arts major in Advertising Arts where her glowing passion for her craft was formed and nurtured. Her credible experiences and campaigns on the arts and literacy being a Senior Graphic Designer, Art Director, and Book Cover Designer enabled her to reach and serve more industries and their stakeholders from then to now.
Ms. Maria Patricia Rosario R. Zosa

Chief Coordinator, Multimedia Design

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John is an Industrial Engineer by profession, a Catechist, and a champion for the youth who is passionate for quality education and community participation. He is notable in his concrete and credible works for a cause and partnerships which accorded him with merits being the 2017 Outstanding UNESCO Club Youth Leader in the Philippines, 2017 Outstanding Cebu City Youth Leader, and a Delegate to the 4th Cebu Young Leaders’ Summit, National Young Leaders’ Conference (NYLC) last 2018, and Nestle’s Management Immersion Leadership Excellence (MILE) last 2017.
Engr. John Joseph P. De la Corta

Chief Coordinator, Operations & Logistics Mobilization

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Therese is an Education graduate major in English, a teacher, and a student leader driven with her great love for education for the kids in the country. She received the Service Award last 2018 due to her commendable leadership and initiatives as Senator in the Supreme Student Government and was one of the Research Presenters for the 4th International and 5th National Teacher Education Student Conference.
Ms. Therese Anne Luzelle D. dela Cerna, LPT

Deputy Coordinator, Program & Secretariat

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Rhona is a Chemical Engineering graduate, an entrepreneur by heart and practice, and a youth advocate whose willingness to lead and serve remains unquestionable. She was a scholar from the Young Minds Academy – Season 7, the Editor-In-Chief of the official publication of her university last 2017, and a Delegate for the 4th Cebu Young Leaders’ Summit.
Ms. Rhona Mae T. Yu

Deputy Coordinator, Operations & Logistics Mobilization



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