When we conceptualized the Summer Program, our goal is to keep children away from the possibilities of child labor. We want to provide the kids a child-friendly space where they can learn, interact, play and have fun. The next thing we know, a month and a half have passed, and we see how kids have […]
I spend an approximately 216 hours (9 days) with the founder of Project PEARLS during my recent visit to the Philippines. I slept no more than 40 hours the entire time. With the back to back outreach in Manila, Bulacan and Tacloban, who could sleep, right? In my case, I didn’t want to and some […]
I came face to face with the existence of “PAG-PAG” during my visit to Helping Land. What is it? For the poor who live in slums around garbage dumps in Metro Manila, Philippines, it is food Pag-pag is made up of leftover pieces of chicken or morsels of meat found in trash bags at restaurants like […]
Our team is getting ready for Operation ONE LOVE, PART II ! This May 5 and 6, our team is heading back to Leyte. We will be bringing relief and rebuilding goods to Palo, Tolosa, Tanuan, Julita and Manlurip. We specially thank all our families, volunteers, donors who donated all these relief goods all the […]
There is nothing that make our spirits happier than to see these children with paper, pens and crayons rather than with sacks, shovels, garbage and charcoals. Project PEARLS Summer Program aims to help these children to Explore. Create. Discover. Wonder. Grow.