AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM: ENGLISH TIME (LESSON 3)

  Project Pearls After School Program January 27, 2019 | Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “Children nurtured in kindness learn the value of understanding. Children taught to be self-sufficient, to respect others, to value education and to build life up rather than to tear it down will become adults capable of leading us […]

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM: ENGLISH TIME (LESSON 2)

  Project Pearls After School Program January 20, 2019 | Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   Today’s After School Program was for our second round of English lessons. Not only do our scholars join in on the learning program, other children are welcome as well. The day started with a prayer and Dance Time […]

GROCERY DISTRIBUTION WITH USANA TRUE HEALTH FOUNDATION

  Project Pearls Brain Booster Program Saturday | January 19, 2019 Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   After our regular feeding, we distributed groceries to not only our scholars but other children as well! We deeply thank USANA True Health Foundation for sponsoring the feeding and for the grocery packs! This year, they partnered with […]

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM:ENGLISH TIME! (LESSON 1)

Project Pearls After School Program Sunday  | January 13, 2019 Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   It’s a Sunday morning filled with smiles, bonding, learning and happiness inside our courtyard in Tondo, Manila!   After School Program Coordinator Jedda Punzalan led a brief orientation explaining the program and guidelines for our volunteers. Everyone, including our […]

BRAIN BOOSTER:RAINBOW COLLAGE

  Project Pearls Brain Booster Saturday | January 12, 2019 Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   Say ‘Hello!’ to our first Brain Booster of the year in Helping Land, Tondo! It’s rainbow-collaging time! To get the kids ready for the day’s activity, we began with the feeding. Kids properly fell in line and patiently waited […]

After School Program: ENGLISH TIME! (THE PRE-TEST)

  Project Pearls After School Program January 6, 2019 | Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   We completed our math lessons and were ready to learn new things from a different subject! Up next: English.   Our kids and volunteers kicked off the first After School Program of the year with song and dance […]

Gift-giving in Tarlac

  Sitio Manabayukan and Sitio Binyayan, Capas, Tarlac December 29-30, 2018   “When we say Christmas, what’s the first word that comes to you? Is it gifts, food, people, celebration and should be no feeling blue? Or family get-togethers, laughter and lights that are sparkling? And to some, Christmas is a perfect time for giving […]

2018 Project PEARLS Christmas Events

December 22-24, 2018 Tondo, Manila and Batia, Bulacan, Philippines   We believe that the true essence of Christmas is giving. Many of us celebrate this joyous season with our families over great meals and presents. To ensure impoverished families can celebrate too, we launched our annual Adopt-a-Family and Toy Drive campaigns. The Adopt-a-Family program provides […]

Scholars’ Math Exam (Post-test)

Project PEARLS After School Program December 16, 2018 | Sunday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   Our PEARLS Scholars had a math exam today!   Thank you so much to Brian Lim for sponsoring this day’s feeding! Thank you also for joining us with your friends today! Aside from filling the kids’ tummies, you were […]

Christmas Lantern-Making with MCS ‘90

Project PEARLS Brain Booster December 15, 2018 | Saturday Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “Christmas magic is silent. You don’t hear it – You feel it. You know it. You believe it.” ~ Kevin Alan Milne Today’s Brain Booster in Helping Land, Tondo was… Christmas Lanterns! Our kids made Christmas lanterns today out of colorful […]

Annual Christmas Party with Michelle Concepion-Reyes and Family

December 8, 2018 |Saturday Brgy. 105, Tondo, Manila, Philippines   “Christmas! The very word brings joy to our hearts. No matter how we may dread the rush, the long Christmas lists for gifts and cards to be bought and given — when Christmas Day comes there is still the same warm feeling we had as […]

A Happy Weekend with Megawide Foundation

Project Pearls Brain Booster and After School Program December 1-2, 2018 Helping Land, Tondo, Manila, Philippines     For this weekend outreach in Tondo, Manila, we had a back to back feeding sponsor! Our heartfelt gratitude goes to Megawide Foundation! Aside from sponsoring, they also joined us to volunteer for our Saturday and Sunday feeding. […]