Community

  • community-volunteertravel4

    Finding Joy in Volunteering this Summer

    March 11, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

     “Where I’m from everyone’s a hero” was a popular and much used phrase  when the Ondoy Typhoon struck Manila and was helping out their Filipino brothers and sisters. Everybody took part in a remarkable show of fellowship and unity. It is at such moments of national tragedy when our nation […]

  • Bayani Brew: Honoring Unsung Heroes

    March 9, 2017 7:00 pm by Bettina Bacani

    Lemongrass, pandan, and camote – what do these three have in common? These are ingredients that we have long taken for granted; ingredients that are now being used in every bottle of Bayani Brew. Brewed only from all-natural, native ingredients – curiously yummy, ridiculously healthy, and proudly homegrown Bayani Brew […]

  • socialresponsiblity-thelearninglibrary

    The Learning Library: Creating More Reading Time this Summer

    March 4, 2017 7:00 pm by Eunice Guzon

    Dear Parents, We know that your calendar is almost filled to the brim as the schools where your children are enrolled in are about to wrap up the year. And we all know what comes next… Summer! Some of you may have the luxury of taking your kids to different […]

  • socialresponsibilit-pairforapair7

    Pair for a Pair That Cares

    February 24, 2017 7:00 pm by Vicki Abary

    More than just making a profit, there are several international companies that also make a difference in this world through their corporate social responsibility. Big businesses that top the list in CSR for 2016 are Google, Microsoft and the Walt Disney Company as compiled in this Forbes report. These companies […]

  • socialresponsibility-bayanihanplasticbottlelibraryproject8

    The Bayanihan Plastic Bottle Library Project: Sharing Environmental Awareness Through Education Advocacy

    February 20, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    To the leading minds behind The Bayanihan Plastic Bottle Library Project, achieving a dual purpose of raising environmental consciousness and advocating book reading just came naturally — same as the birth of an idea, to put the plan into motion in the province of Romblon became a reality. Such is […]

  • community-jaroprison1

    Where the Heart Is: Love in the Jaro Prison

    February 16, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

    This February at Taste.Company, we are celebrating everything that is true and wonderful about love.  Quite simply, love is what makes the world go round and is at the center and heart of all human existence. The only photo I was able to get before entering the prison. A good set […]

  • socialresponsibility-hopeforlupus

    Hope for Lupus Foundation Celebrates National Lupus Advocacy Week

    February 4, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

    It was October 2007 when Diwa Partylist Representative Cong. Emmeline Aglipay-Villar was diagnosed with lupus. “I remember seeing my parents tear-up as the doctor explained what lupus was. Mama asked with a trembling voice, “Doc, will Emmeline die?” I laughed aloud then and said, “Of course, not!”, even though I […]

  • Restaurants Against Hunger in the Philippines

    January 31, 2017 7:00 pm by Bettina Bacani

    From November 15, 2016 to January 15, 2017, numerous restaurants in the Philippines joined the fight against child malnutrition through Restaurants Against Hunger. It is an international campaign promoted by Action Against Hunger to “unite chefs, restaurateurs, and foodies all over the world to channel their passion for food into life-saving […]

  • community-yolandaheroes2

    Yolanda and the Heroes it Built

    January 27, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

    ‘A QUESTION OF HEROES’, stated the headline news of Philippine Daily Inquirer last December 2016… Last November 8, 2016 I was in Palo, Leyte when NASSA/Caritas Philippines celebrated  the 3rd Haiyan/Yolanda Commemoration. It was a memorable and special occasion and was held exactly three years after one of the biggest […]

  • community-parentingfoundation2

    The Parenting Foundation of the Philippines Turns 30 This 2017

    January 12, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

    We were all once a baby and a child, so why not make childhood meaningful and memorable for children that need love and support in their early years? There is a common belief that long-term mental health is directly related to early socio-emotional experiences and the child’s quality of attachment […]