Habitat for Humanity Begins Rebuilding in Tacloban

Global non-profit shelter organization Habitat for Humanity today signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Philippine government’s National Housing Authority and the City of Tacloban for a rebuilding project following Typhoon Haiyan. At this project site Habitat will build 852 houses for families that lost their homes to the natural disaster that struck the…

What Is That One Thing You Can Give to the Philippines?

The title says it all! Is there something you could give to the Philippines? When you say something, first thing that pops up anybody’s mind is anything materialistic. Not everyone has the capability of giving out something in kind immediately. Just like in my case, I don’t have that much to give; so instead of…

Do You Hear the People Sing? Take Centerstage for a Cause

Seldom will one get that rare chance to see a star-studded show such as this one. Imagine cast from MISS SAIGON and LES MISERABLES onstage. Do You Hear the People Sing? is scheduled for a 2-night performance at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila on January 29 and 30, 2014. Featuring our very…

Grammy Winner Patti Austin will Have Benefit Concerts for Yolanda Victims

2013 will end and 2014 will start full of hope especially to those affected by Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan).  Grammy winner Patti Austin will be joined by some of the Philippines’ most popular performers and a fantastic live band in a concert celebrating the New Year, commemorating the indomitable Filipino spirit, and contributing to a better…

Leyte Progressive High School Students Get a Chance to Study (FREE) in Manila..

Students of Leyte Progressive High School (LPHS) of Tacloban City, who evacuated to Manila after being affected by the wrath of Typhoon Yolanda, can now enroll at various Chinese Schools in Metro Manila. The following school announced additional assistance:. 1.   Chiang Kai Shek College: offers to accept students from Leyte displaced by typhoon Yolanda…

Vision Petron: Lakbay Tagumpay is a Journey of Success

Uplifting and inspirational depictions of personal triumphs and milestones marked the winning entries for the 2014 Vision Petron national student art competition, which were honored in awarding ceremonies held last 10 October 2013 at the Old Senate Hall of the National Museum. In the momentous year of Petron’s 80th Anniversary, the theme Lakbay Tagumpay—A Journey…