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.
Posted on 11/28/18 in General News
Make this year's Christmas more worthwhile!
Posted on 11/26/18 in General News
Rosemarie and Danchelle, two of our young adult benificiaries from Elizabeth Home, pursued their advocacy activities in the frame of the “Creating Spaces” campaign, aiming at ending child early and forced marriages in the Philippines. They represented the National Capital Region (NCR), along with fellow youth leaders, during a leadership camp for youth advocates organized by the Philippine Legislators' Committee on Population and Development (PLCPD) and partner organizations last November 19 to 23, 2018, in Bukidnon, Mindanao.
In celebration of Tulay ng Kabataan (TnK) Foundation’s 20th Anniversary, 40 children from our residential homes and partner communities participated in their #SAVEDBYLOVE Competition last November 3, 2018 at the Ateneo de Manila High School Covered Court and Track Oval in Quezon City. Around 2,000 children from nine foundations catering to street children joined the said competition.
Posted on 11/24/18 in General News
This National Children's Month, the Virlanie Voices participated in various activities and events celebrating and advocating for the rights and welfare of all Filiipino children.
Posted on 11/23/18 in General News
Spearheaded by Virlanie’s Education Pillar, a day-long National Children’s Month celebration was held last November 17, 2018 at the SiBuHi area. With the theme "Isulong: Tamang Pag-aaruga Para sa Lahat ng Bata! (Bring forward: Proper care for all children!)", fun and informative activities for children, young adults, and staff were prepared by Virlanie staff and the Rising Youth (Virlanie, young adult organization). Among the activities that took place were the opening parade, child rights-themed games, poster and slogan-making contests, and a "Panatang Makabata (Vow for the Children)" oath-taking ceremony.
Posted on 10/31/18 in General News
Virlanie’s retail social enterprise, previously called Craft a Smile, underwent a complete product development rebranding to become 'Likhaya'.
Posted on 10/30/18 in General News
Children from our Aime, Masaya, Tanglaw Homes, and Marco Polo Care Center celebrated Halloween at the Johnson & Johnson compound last October 25. They participated and enjoyed the different games prepared by Johnson & Johnson employees.
Posted on 10/29/18 in General News
Sarap Cafeeling is an initiative launched by The Rising Youth - the Virlanie Young Adult Organization - to raise funds for Virlanie's Mobile Unit Programs.
From 3 pm until the end of the evening, SiBuHi became a real coffee shop and welcomed the everyone in an evening full of music, spoken poetry, inspirational talks, board games, raffles, and most specially, delicious food and amazing service from the Rising Youth members.
Last October 19, houseparents and caregivers were given a First Aid Training, focusing on infectious diseases, proper handwashing, and treatment of wounds and burns, at Virlanie’s Elizabeth Home.
Posted on 10/26/18 in General News
Twenty-two (22) mothers and young women from Virlanie’s ILead Open Day Center for Education and Training (ODC-ET) Quiapo had completed their baking, cooking, sewing, and beauty care training. They are now ready for new beginnings as graduates.
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Makati City, Metro Manila
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