Dante Jimenez

EFFECTIVE
Work Experiencei
 President, Mariner’s
Polytechnic Colleges
Foundation
 President, Philippine
Associations for Maritime
Institutes
 TV and radio broadcast host
 President, Volunteers
against Crime and
Corruption (1998-present)ii iii
 Head, Crusade Against
Violence iv
Publicationsv
 Profile of a Crusader (2001)
—self published memoirs

EMPOWERING

ETHICAL
Actions to Improve Ethicsvi
 Founder and head of
Volunteers Against
Crime and Corruption
Misc. Actions
 filed the plunder
case against
President Estrada for
Php130-million
diverted from
tobacco excise taxvii
 Known for heckling
during trialsviii ix
 Has been quoted as
saying “ If I have to
make rounds of the
countryside and go
to the mountains to
make my sentiments
[about justice]
known, I will do it. If I
have to make blood
compacts with other
sectors of society
who are scouting for
less legitimate
options [for justice], I
may do it,"x

i “About the President – Commo Dante La Jimenez.” Mariners Polytechnic Colleges
Foundation, Accessed on January 26, 2016. http://www.marinerslegazpi.edu.ph/op
ii Aning, Jerome. “VACC Eyes Murder Cases Vs. Aquino, Purisima, Napenas.” Inquirer.net,
April 12, 2015. http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/685005/vacc-eyes-murder-cases-vs-aquinopurisima-napenas
iii Calonzo, Andreo, “Dante Jimenez Resigns as VACC Chair,” GMA News, December 17,
2010. http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/208578/news/nation/dante-jimenezresigns-as-vacc-chair
iv Arcellana, Juaniyo, “The Last Crusader.” PhilStar Global, April 8, 2002,
http://www.philstar.com/arts-and-culture/156509/last-crusader
v Ibid
vi “Volunteer Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) Chairman Dante Jimenez, Nakaisa sa
Flag Lowering Ceremony sa Camp Crane; PNP- Pinagkaloob ng Pagkilala at Parangal.”
Official Homepage of the Philippine National Police, Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://pnp.gov.ph/portal/index.php/accomplishments/2393-vacc-chairman-dante-jimeneznakiisa-sa-flag-lowering-ceremony-sa-camp-crame-pnp-pinagkalooban-ng-pagkilala-atparangal
vii “About the President – Commo Dante La Jimenez.” Mariners Polytechnic Colleges
Foundation, Accessed on January 26, 2016. http://www.marinerslegazpi.edu.ph/op
viii Arcellana, Juaniyo, “The Last Crusader.” PhilStar Global, April 8, 2002,
http://www.philstar.com/arts-and-culture/156509/last-crusader
ix Dedace, Sophia M., “VACC Chair Jimenez May Face Contempt Over Tirades Vs. SC.”
GMA News, December 15, 2010.
http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/208429/news/nation/vacc-chair-jimenez-mayface-contempt-over-tirades-vs-sc
x Calonzo, Andreo, “Dante Jimenez Resigns as VACC Chair,” GMA News, December 17,
2010. http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/208578/news/nation/dante-jimenezresigns-as-vacc-chair