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2015-08-27 16:30
We want to take charity-giving beyond feeding programs and look at building a stable future for Filipino children.  As Confucius said, “Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day.  Teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.” A child that is given an education can start a career...
2015-08-14 16:45
Every 6 seconds, a child dies from malnutrition.  That’s 14,400 children a day.   We are committed to seeing this number go down in the Philippines.  We need healthier Filipino children who can have a better quality of life when they grow up.  This starts with nutrient-rich...
2014-06-02 02:00
While the Philippine government is able to allocate meager resources, no matter its adequacy, for the construction of small public schools in all the barangays (smallest government unit, with each city being divided into barangays) in the Philippines, these schools still lack so much more in terms...
2013-10-17 03:30 - 2013-10-31 03:30
Cebu, Philippines was rocked by a 7.2 magnitude earthquake last October 15, 2013, along with the neighboring island of Bohol. For an island that is hit only by small earthquakes lasting just a few seconds once every couple of years, this was a shocker. I was in my bedroom because it was a holiday...
2012-04-17 11:45
CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES, April 17, 2012 - Philippine Charities (dot) Com, an online fundraising website dedicated to raising funds for charities in the Philippines through the internet, recently launched the Coins For Charity Campaign. While the organization’s online fundraising efforts are...
2011-09-03 04:00 - 2011-09-09 04:00
Philippines 3rd on Disaster Risk Index  |  Lanao Residents Unite To Protect Environment  |  Philippines Is Losing Farmers And Fishermen  |  Endangered Ducks Need Protection   Philippines 3rd on Disaster Risk Index In Brief: >     ...
2011-08-27 07:30 - 2011-09-02 19:30
Catholic-Muslim Teen Receives Zonta Award  |  DENR Investigates Illegal Logging In Lanao  |  Typhoon Mina Kills 33 And Counting  |  At Least 3 Cyclones To Hit Philippines This September   Catholic-Muslim Teen Receives Zonta Award In Brief: >  ...
2011-08-20 07:45 - 2011-08-26 23:45
Investigating the Child-Labor Situation In the Philippines  |  Filipino Children Living In Urban Slums Are Most Disadvantaged  |  Philippine Government Urged To Reforest Marikina Watershed  |  Typhoon Nanmadol Causes Flashfloods And Deaths   Investigating...
2011-08-13 06:30 - 2011-08-19 23:45
Hard Truths About Why the Philippines Continues To Trap Itself In Poverty  |  Philippines RH Bill Will Greatly Help Control Overpopulation And Poverty  |  Philippine Army And Sangguniang Kabataan Concentrate On Environmental Protection  |  Developing Eco-Stewardship...
2011-06-27 03:00
CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES, JUNE 27, 2011 - Newly launched website www.PhilippineCharities.com is an online fundraising initiative for the benefit of charities in the Philippines. It started operating online last June 1, 2011 and features “8 Simple Ways for Powerful Giving” to the Philippines. This...