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Rappler's latest stories on street kids


WATCH: The street vendors who were told to 'hide' during the ASEAN Summit

Nov 14, 2017 - 11:53 AM

Vendors and street dwellers are told to steer away from the streets for a week or two if they do not want to be rounded up by the police

UE student teaches kids on the street

Apr 18, 2017 - 4:25 PM

The kids who live in the middle of the university belt do not know how to write or count Dara Tuazon a University of the East student hopes to change that

WATCH: Giving hope for a brighter future to street children

Mar 01, 2017 - 2:43 PM

Since it officially became a registered non profit organization in 1995 ChildHope Asia has helped more than 10 300 street children in Manila get a brighter future

STREET EDUCATION. Childhope Asia brings a mobile classroom to street kids in different areas. Photo courtesy of Childhope Asia

DSWD urges other gov't agencies to help save homeless families

Dec 20, 2016 - 3:25 PM

There are more than 12 000 families out in the streets of Metro Manila alone

COLLECTIVE ACTION. DSWD urges different government agencies to come together to address the problem of the growing population of families in the streets. Rappler file photo

Gameplan: Street kids turned ballet dancers compete in Asian Grand Prix

Aug 10, 2016 - 11:20 PM

From the streets to the barre – and now the Asian Grand Prix

'God's plan': Former street kid turned missionary aims high

May 18, 2016 - 4:14 PM

Former street kid Florante Paulo Talampas is preparing to travel to Malaysia on June 1 to help facilitate a camp as part of his missionary work

Kids find hope, break from streets in sports fest

May 01, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The children learn the value of working hard practicing improving your skills says Childhope Chairman Chips Guevara of the sports fest

Mandaue police cut their pay for young boy who dreams of becoming a cop

Jun 30, 2015 - 12:01 AM

This payday June 30 policemen of the MCPO will pass the hat for the young boy whose photo studying at a street corner went viral last week

Daniel Cabrera was busy with his homework Thursday night under the light of a lamppost because their home do not have electricity. Photo by Dale G. Israel /Rappler

Street kid turned missionary: The story of Paulo

May 17, 2015 - 5:14 PM

This is a story of how a street child overcame all challenges and became a missionary for others

From street child to Atenean: The story of Rusty

Apr 13, 2015 - 5:36 PM

Here is a story of how a street child exposed to drugs and crime at a young age went against all odds and graduated from Ateneo

Life lessons from a slum boy and a sampaguita girl

Apr 07, 2015 - 12:58 PM

They know how to envision the world free from hunger when they pick up a meal we think is just ordinary for us They know the euphoria from learning new lessons in school that we as students hope to always avoid

Street families speak up on DSWD Batangas trip

Jan 27, 2015 - 7:57 PM

Some participants of the family camp attend the Senate inquiry presenting two sides

Bye, Pope Francis! See you in the peripheries

Jan 19, 2015 - 3:13 PM

UPDATED Moving moments of his visit to the Philippines according Pope Francis What other moments touched or made you reflect? Tell us about your experience

Pope Francis visits families of typhoon Yolanda victims in one of the areas in Tacloban City Saturday, January 17, 2015. (Photo by Benhur Arcayan/Malacanang Photo Bureau)