CBBRC: Kentex fire will serve to strengthen the workers’ movement

May 21, 2015

“Crispin ‘Ka Bel’ would have been enraged with the deaths of the Kentex workers in Valenzuela. He would also have been enraged with their working conditions,” Helen Simplina, acting Executive Director of Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center, said. Simplina was referring to the massive fire in Kentex Manufacturing, Inc. building in Valenzuela. It killed 72 […]


Workers commemorate Ka Bel’s 81st birth anniversary

February 21, 2014

  Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center (CBBRC), together with Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) and other patriotic forces, commemorated the 81st anniversary of Crispin “Ka Bel” Beltran’s birth in front of his marker at Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila last January 7, 2014. The program commenced with offering of flowers from different people’s organizations, followed by a […]


CBBRC participates in national conference on women workers

As part of Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center (CBBRC) mission of upholding Crispin “Ka Bel” Beltran’s legacy, the Center participated in the concluded National Consultation on Empowering and Strengthening Leadership of Women Workers in the Philippines last December 12-13, 2013 in Quezon City. The two-day event aimed to gather unions, labor institutions, and women workers […]


CBBRC joins Task Force Obrero in delivering relief to Yolanda survivors

ONCE AGAIN, Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center (CBBRC) and other members of Task Force Obrero (TFO) responded to the urgent need of our kababayans who were hit by supertyphoon Yolanda (Haiyan). Volunteers under TFO headed to Isabel, Leyte for the first wave of relief operations last December 4-6, 2013. First stop was the Philpost compound, where union members under the National […]


NEWS: CBBRC commemorates Ka Bel’s fifth death anniversary*

June 27, 2013

Last May 20, Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center, along with other patriotic groups, commemorated Crsipin “Ka Bel” Beltran’s fifth death anniversary in front of Ka Bel’s marker in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila. During the commemoration, CBBRC handed a plaque of recognition to Justice Manuel Pamaran (Mayor Lim’s representative) for Mayor Lim’s support for CBBRC’s efforts […]