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These are updates on the latest events, activities and campaigns of Virlanie Foundation, Inc. Find out more about what Virlanie has been doing and what people are saying about our projects.

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Inclusive education redefined at Virlanie’s first InclUED: Inclusive Education Dialogues

Posted on 06/13/18 in General News

In partnership with De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, Virlanie carried out its first dialogue on inclusive education in line with the launch of its education campaign, Give2Achieve, last June 8, 2018 entitled IncluED. It’s a half-day symposium which put together speakers from different sectors of the society to discuss about the current state of inclusive education in the Philippines.

Virlanie Foundation, Inc. sparks advocacy for inclusive education with IncluED

Posted on 06/01/18 in General News

This June 8, along with Give2Achieve’s launch, the Foundation will hold its first inclusive education event in partnership with De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB) called IncluED: Inclusive Education Dialogues- a half-day symposium that aims to bring awareness and create meaningful discussions on inclusive education among different social sectors in the country. Happening at DLS CSB Taft Campus’ Augusto-Rosario Gonzalez Theater, IncluED will gather over 200 youth leaders, local government officials, community leaders, and members of the academe and civil society all over the country in advancing and “redefining inclusive education in the Philippines”.

Love, Anak: A Craft a Smile Special treat for Mothers

Posted on 06/01/18 in General News

Last May 10 and 11, Virlanie’s Craft A Smile offered these bags and eco-jewelries in a pop-up store called Love, Anak (Son/Daughter) at Virlanie headquarters. The pop-up store was manned by our young adults as part of their training and exposure to social entrepreneurship. Staff and volunteers happily grabbed this opportunity to get Craft A Smile products to give to their mothers and special women in their lives for Mother’s Day. In doing so, they also helped the street mothers who made these products.

ODC Bacolod children enjoyed newly implemented activities

Posted on 06/01/18 in General News

Since its launching of services in March 2018, the Open Day Center (ODC) in Bacolod is growing fast and reaches to more and more children of Bacolod City. Today, the ODC team works with a total of 68 vulnerable children.

A Virlanie Open House: Welcoming guests, understanding children

Posted on 05/02/18 in General News

For guests and supporters to better understand and relate to the stories of the former street children in Virlanie, the foundation opened its doors last April 28, 2018 at the Tuloy Po Kayo!: A Virlanie Open House.

Virlanie Voices: Our 2018 European Tour Diary

Posted on 04/17/18 in General News

Follow the journey of our talented young choir in Europe.

Kamalayan sa mga Karapatan: Celebrating International Day for Street Children

Posted on 04/16/18 in General News

Themed "Kamalayan sa mga Karapatan (Consciousness on Rights)”, the event aimed to promote the rights of children in street situations. It gathered Virlanie staff, supporters, and beneficiaries in an afternoon of bonding, awareness, and advocacy.

1st Integrated Recognition Day: Virlanie recognizes awardees and graduates

Posted on 04/12/18 in General News

Last April 10, 2018, Virlanie held its very first Integrated Recognition Day, which recognized Virlanie's beneficiaries who have garnered awards because of their school performance and participation in our Magellan Learning Center and their respective schools. Held at Novotel Manila Araneta Center., the event was attended by some of the beneficiaries, their families, sponsors, donors, partners, and Virlanie volunteers and staff.

#ThankYouForTheLove: Virlanie celebrates Social Work Day

Posted on 03/26/18 in General News

In honor of the hard work and perseverance of our social workers in Virlanie in ensuring the holistic development of our children, the foundation celebrated Social Work Day on March 23, 2018 at the SiBuHi Center.

Bagong Silangan community celebrates 7th anniversary

Posted on 03/22/18 in General News

Last March 16, our partner community in Barangay Bagong Silangan, Quezon City, celebrated 7th anniversary of community development. In the community center decorated by mothers and children themselves, our assisted families, along with barangay officials and Virlanie staff, gathered to recognize their 7 years of collaborative effort.


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Virlanie Foundation is a private, non-profit organization reaching out to street children in the Philippines. Virlanie cares for children in need of special protection – those who are abandoned, abused, exploited, neglected, orphaned, and among the poorest of the poor.

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4055 Yague Street, Barangay Singkamas,
Makati City, Metro Manila
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