Social Responsibility

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    #ForMindanao Peace Educators in Lanao Del Sur

    September 15, 2018 8:00 am by Marky Ramone Go

    After a couple of hours of land travel from Marawi, I was jolted from my sleep. Just as our van was passing a Mosque riddled with bullets. “We’re almost here”, I heard someone from our van exclaim. A few seconds later, we arrived at a public school where a group […]

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    Black Pencil Project Celebrates 10 Years of Sheer Volunteerism with TBP

    August 18, 2018 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    I was sitting at the top of a 4×4 engine powered jeepney regaling at the spectacular landscape of Ifugao, when we suddenly came into a halt. A roar of the engine gave it a kick inching a few inches forward. Then followed by a complete standstill. We were ordered to […]

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    Elephant Freedom Project : A new way to responsibly interact with Elephants

    August 1, 2018 8:30 am by Karla Ramos

    Elephant Freedom Project I always had a strong desire for seeing elephants. There’s just something bedazzling about these huge creatures that look so massive and strong yet so gentle at the same time. Back then, I was one of those tourists who utterly enjoys riding elephants – which Thailand offers […]

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    Where to Go in Kerala: Kumarakom

    May 16, 2018 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

    Aside from Alleppey, another jump off point of a backwater cruise in Kerala is at the Kumarakom. But, in this article, we’re not going to focus on its backwater cruise. Rather, we’ll discover the village of Kumarakom as a pioneer of responsible tourism in Kerala. The Kumarakom is a humble […]

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    Christmas Gifts That Give Back

    December 21, 2017 7:00 pm by Vicki Abary

    By Vicki Abary and Kritzia Santos This month is the busiest time of the year. People are preparing for the holidays: buying gifts, stocking pantries in preparation for holiday meals, adding décor to their homes, and entertaining guests. Through the hustle and bustle it’s easy to overlook the less fortunate […]

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    Health Care without Harm – Asia Steps Up With #ChooseHealthyEnergy Campaign

    October 2, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    Health Care without Harm’s advocacy about health care always go hand in hand with their environmental activism. This is the reason why this global organization is now stepping up its campaign in promoting renewable and healthier energy – by starting in their own backyard; the health industry. According to Health […]

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    5 Non-Profits Promoting Philippine Culture

    September 17, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

    How diverse is the Philippines? Within our 7,614 islands, did you know that 130 different languages are being spoken, excluding the dialects from these languages? In addition, did you know that there are 110 major indigenous groups in the country? August, as our country’s official “Buwan ng Wika,” is a […]

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    Bahandi Sandals: Transforming Floating Lilies to Stylish and Affordable Footwear

    September 16, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    After spending many weekends exploring the various parts of CARAGA region for secret hideaways and potential tourist locations, the husband and wife team of Jimbo and Shayla Sanchez one day turned their attention to the dense existence of water lilies floating along the Agusan River. Aside from the hats they […]

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    Journeying with Lead to Heal

    September 14, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

    The words of Mahatma Gandhi, “Be the change you wish to see in this world,” has always moved me to do something. No matter how hard I would try, it would seem to just be a little ripple in the ocean, but as St. Mother Teresa’s words would always remind […]

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    Everyone Is A Hero with Ivolunteer

    August 28, 2017 1:00 am by Taste.Company

    As we celebrate National Heroes Day and spend time off from  work or school, let us remember the true reason why we celebrate it! It’s a  day to pay tribute to the national heroes of our country who have come and gone. Their spirit lives on and we remember their […]