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10 awesome young stars to watch

Sep 11, 2016 - 8:23 PM

Whether they re writers models musicians or everything and anything in between these young artists and personalities are inspiring many with their various achievements

YOUNG ARTISTS. Teri Malvar, Kelsey Merritt, and Reese Lansangan are just some millennials who are making waves in their fields. Photos by Alecs Ongcal/Alexa Villano/Paolo Abad/Rappler

Former PH street kids win at Asian Grand Prix ballet competition

Aug 13, 2016 - 12:29 PM

Former street kids Edmar Sumera and Benedict Sabularse are among 12 young Filipino dancers who won awards and scholarships at the international competition

Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Espejo

The inspiring story of 2 street kids who became amazing ballet dancers

Jun 18, 2016 - 9:22 PM

Nothing about ballet is easy they say but it is worth it Meet Edmar and Benedict – former street kids now ballet dancers with scholarships to London s Royal Ballet School s summer program

8 inspiring kids, teens prove age should never hold you back

Jun 05, 2016 - 9:50 PM

A 9 year old journalist a 6 year old photographer a record breaking runner with the heart of a champ and more

#NOEXCUSES. Whether they're dancing their way from the streets to the London stage or taking photos for 'National Geographic,' these young people prove that it's never too early to start achieving. Screengrabs from Instagram/HawkeyeHuey, Twitter/orangestreetnew, Photos by Rob Reyes, Alecs Ongcal, Roy Secretario/Rappler, Esang de Torres photo by Jasper Lucena

Tuloy Foundation: A house of refuge for street children

Jun 06, 2015 - 8:15 PM

We are not only here to fill up the stomach and put a shirt on the back but to develop the totality of the person so that they can face the totality of circumstances and realities in the world says the institution s founder

CONFIDENCE. A street kid turned ballet dancer shows off his dance moves in one of the halls of Tuloy sa Don Bosco Foundation. All photos by Franz Lopez/ Rappler

Street kids turned ballet dancers

Jun 04, 2015 - 3:02 PM

Once roaming the streets of Metro Manila ballet dancers from Tuloy Foundation talk about their dreams in the performing arts