Sgt. Carlos Jones passes out notebooks to students.
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Carlos Jones passes out notebooks to students during a community relations event at Marcos Elementary School in Mabalacat, Philippines, on Oct. 20, 2008. The event is being conducted by U.S. Marines and sailors from the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade and Philippine airmen as part of Talon Vision and Amphibious Landing Exercise 2009. The annual bilateral training exercises are conducted between the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the U.S. military to enhance military interoperability and improve communities through humanitarian assistance and civil action projects.