Moving Up and Recognition Day of our PEARLS Scholars

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  March 11, 2017 Saturday Batia, Bocaue, Bulacan, Philippines   “Education is not the means of showing people how to get what they want. Education is an exercise by means of which enough men, it is hoped, will learn to want what is worth having.” ~Ronald Reagan   It’s the most awaited time of the […]

Math Time Will Always Be Fun!

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  Project Pearls After School Program March 5, 2017,  Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “It is with children that we have the best chance of studying the development of logical knowledge, physical knowledge, and so forth.” ~Jean Plaget   Manuals or hand-outs per grade level were distributed to our volunteer-teachers for today’s After […]

The Story of The Lion and The Mouse

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Project Pearls Brain Booster March 4, 2017, Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     “Acts of Kindness: A random act of kindness, no matter how small, can make a tremendous impact on someone else’s life.” ~Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart   For this day’s Brain Booster activity, kids enjoyed watching a […]

Origami-Day!

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Project Pearls Brain Booster Feb. 25, 2017, Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     “Children make up the best songs, anyway. Better than grown-ups. Kids are always working on songs and throwing them away, like little origami things or paper airplanes. They don’t care if they lose it; they’ll just make another one.” ~Tom […]

Celebrating Ate Yvette’s Birthday at Helping Land

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  Project Pearls After School Program Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines Sunday February 19, 2017     “The feeling was so overwhelming and going there at Helping Land is all worth it. This was my first time reaching out and I feel so blessed. Thanks to my friends who invited me here.” ~First time Project […]

Celebrating WRAD (World Read Aloud Day) at Helping Land

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Project Pearls Saturday Outreach Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines February 18, 2017     “Every child has the right to read.” We in Project Pearls will always believe in that. Each one of us deserves to read and to have a proper education that can help us in having a better life and brighter future. […]

Having A Blessed Valentine’s #theprojectpearlsway!

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  Project Pearls After School Program February 12, 2017 Helping Land, Tondo, Manila and Philippine General Hospital     “A smile costs nothing but gives much. It enriches those who receive, without making poorer those who give. It takes but a moment, but the memory of it sometimes last forever.” -Anonymous   Just like last […]

Celebrating Valentine’s Day at Helping Land

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  Project Pearls Brain Booster Feb. 11, 2017 Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     The most common kind of love for kids is sweet and innocent. Happy Valentine’s Day!   For this day’s Brain Booster activity, our PEARLS kids at Helping Land, Tondo created “Hearty Hats!” These colorful hats were made of paper […]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TEACHER AYA!

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  Project Pearls After School Program February 5, 2017 Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     “The kids of Helping Land have touched my life in so many ways which made me see the world in a more positive light.” –Hilary Anne Diaz   This day was a little different yet very special compare […]

HAPPY PRE-HEARTS DAY AT BATIA, BULACAN

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  Project Pearls Brain Booster Feb. 4, 2017 Saturday Batia, Bocaue, Bulacan, Philippines   There is never too early for Valentines because as long as we love and care for each other for every day of our lives, every single day is Happy Hearts’ Day! For this morning’s Brain Booster activity, our PEARLS kids at […]

Math Time and Blessed Day in One

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Project Pearls After School Program January 29, 2017 Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila     “This is only a reminder that we should always feel blessed and grateful of the people extending their simple acts of kindness to those who need it the most.” –Volunteer-teacher Kerbianca Beech     Another Sunday morning was filled with […]

How Our PEARLS Kids Celebrated the Chinese New Year

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Project Pearls Brain Booster January 28, 2017 Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “The feeling of being needed makes me alive. I feel like I can do everything for them.” -Ms. Gladys, one of our feeding sponsors, UPLB Sigma Alpha Nu Sorority member     Kung Hei Fat Choi!   January 28, 2017 was […]