poor children - updates

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WATCH: Teaching urban poor kids the value of education

Feb 11, 2017 - 2:20 PM

From 40 nursery scholars Project PEARLS now supports 500 elementary and high school students from Tondo Manila

TRANSFORMED. Juvi Ann is an example of the impact Project PEARLS has had on the Ulingan community. Photo courtesy of Project PEARLS

How poverty affects street children psychologically

Aug 08, 2015 - 8:00 PM

To break the cycle of poverty the first step is to admit that poverty is also psychological

Photo by Amelie van den Brink

'Make sure children's hospital gets land title by Christmas'

Oct 28, 2014 - 7:18 PM

Senator Benigno Aquino IV tells the National Housing Authority to give the Philippine Children s Medical Center the title to the land where it now stands

LAND SWAP GONE BAD. The health department gave the National Housing Authority its property in Cebu in exchange for the land where the children's hospital in Quezon City stands, but NHA has not done its part of the bargain. Photo from PCMC's Facebook account

A different kind of library

Apr 01, 2013 - 5:50 PM

A toy library for underprivileged kids set up by a group multiplies into a long term project