Coca-Cola, Habitat Philippines Give Cleaner, Safer Water Systems to Two Bohol Towns

(Manila, Philipines) — The towns of Tubigon and Maribojoc in Bohol province now have clean and safe drinking water due to a joint effort of the Coca-Cola Company and Habitat for Humanity Philippines. The two towns have newly rehabilitated water supply systems, a project which began in February 2014. In Tubigon, a redeveloped 105,000-liter water…

Habitat For Humanity Philippines Launches Online Campaign for Typhoon Haiyan Survivors

Habitat for Humanity Philippines re-launches its “Rebuild Philippines- Online Champions: Race to 200K” campaign through its crowd funding website, www.give2Habitat.org/philippines with the primary objective of engaging the public to create their own Give2Habitat support online fundraising page in helping raise additional funds to sustain its ongoing rehabilitation efforts in building disaster resilient homes for numerous…

Habitat’s Social Media for Social Change

There’s definitely more to social media than just posting selfies, and sharing throwbacks. And Habitat for Humanity proved just that during the height of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in November. photo courtesy of Habitat for Humanity When the typhoon hit, help was needed immediately. Thousands of families were devastated and there was no time to waste.…

Cook Out, Help Out! Takes Another Round to Rebuild Visayas

Following the success last year’s fundraiser event, former Philmug chairman Elbert Cuenca announced in his Facebook account that Cook Out, Help Out is back. Set to happen on January 24 to 26 at the Plaza Drive, Power Plant Mall. Ticket are sold P300 each; available at Elbert’s Cheesesteak Sandwiches, Bacchus Epicerie and Power Plant’s admin office.

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…