Sky Is The Limit

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Project Pearls Brain Booster May 13, 2017 Saturday, Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” –Walt Disney quote     Sky is the limit. For our Brain Booster on May 13, we taught the kids that there must be no boundaries in […]

Uniform Fitting and Special Treat Day!

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Project Pearls After School Program Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines May 7, 2017     The journey of our incoming PEARLS scholars for the academic year 2017-18 has finally started!   Registration of scholars, parent meetings and orientations were held in Helping Land, Tondo, Manila last month. For this fine Sunday in Tondo, we had […]

Giving Tuesday Features Our Founder on #WomenWhoGive Series

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Melissa Villa, founder of Project Pearls advises people to “find what moves your heart” when giving back. Read Melissa’s story and learn how she volunteers up to 15 hours a day to communities in this week’s #WomenWhoGive:http://ow.ly/6CvM30bBeBX Melissa Villa is the Founder & Executive Director, Project PEARLS.  Project PEARLS is a 501c3 non-profit organization based […]

Celebrating Mother’s Day in Batia, Bulacan

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Project Pearls Brain Booster May 6, 2017 Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “No gift to your mother can ever equal her gift to you – life”  – Anonymous Our moms will always be our own superwoman. And to give thanks for all their tireless and selfless love for us, here’s a special day […]

Early Mother’s Day Celebration

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  Project Pearls Brain Booster April 29, 2017 Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     A mother’s love will always be strong, special, and unconditional.     In honor of all the loving mothers in the world, this day was a pre-Mother’s Day celebration in Helping Land, Tondo, Manila!   For this day’s Brain […]

Let’s Play Beach Volley!

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  Project Pearls Brain Booster April 23, 2017 Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila   For this day’s Brain Booster Activity, the kids had fun while playing volleyball! Yes, it was beach volley time by the courtyard.   We boosted their energy first.   After the feeding, a story-telling for the kids was then held and […]

Project PEARLS Summer Program 2017

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  Batia, Bulacan, Philippines   We believe that summer vacations can be both fun and productive at the same time!       Our Summer Class Program started last April 17, at our Learning Center in Brgy. Batia, Bocaue, Bulacan. Under the guidance of our top high school students, grade school scholars are honing their creativity and their academic skills.   Every day, students […]

Happy Easter!

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  Project Pearls After School Program April 16, 2017 Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “The very first Easter taught us this: that life never ends and love never dies.” –Kate McGahan Easter Sunday means a New Day of Life and Hope.   Easter Sunday day may be a holiday wherein most of us […]

Project PEARLS scholars advocate for education and literacy

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Thank you so much, balitangamerica.tv for featuring our PEARLS Scholars! Here’s the link: http://www.balitangamerica.tv/project-pearls-scholars-advocate-for-education-and-literacy/ Last March, three of our PEARLS Scholars (Princess, Catherine and Lilibeth) went to the United States to represent the Philippines for the HerStory Global Summit partnered  with LitWorld.   ——————————————————————————————————————   Project PEARLS scholars advocate for education and literacy by Rommel […]

Clay-Art Day

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Project Pearls After School Program April 9, 2017 Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     “I couldn’t think of anything less appealing than molding the minds of tomorrow’s leaders.” ~Al Franken   Dear Mr. Anton Ortigas and the group of Prodigee Talents and Events Management, Thank you so much for sponsoring today’s feeding and […]

Happy Birthday, Teacher Jedda!

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Project Pearls After School Program March 26, 2017 Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “Indeed, the best way to celebrate my birthday is with the Project Pearls’ kids and volunteers. My every Sunday will not be completed without spending it with the kids in Helping Land.” –Ate Jedda Punzalan, Project Pearls volunteer since 2012. […]

Something Fun and Fishy

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Project Pearls Brain Booster March 25, 2017 , Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   You see a child play, and it is so close to seeing an artist paint, for in play a child says things without uttering a word. You can see how he solves his problems. You can also see what’s wrong. […]