Where the Heart Is

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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 […]

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Where The Heart Is: Our Lady of Fatima, Portugal

May 12, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

Our  Lady of Fatima Shrine (photo courtesy of Bambie Carlos) How can three children bring millions of people to one little town in Portugal? The answer is because of the power of and the message from Our Lady of Fatima. One hundred years ago, in 1917 during the Great War, […]

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Where The Heart Is: Tandag, Mindanao and their Self Help Groups

April 21, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

How can a small organized community in Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Mindanao provide loans and financial assistance totalling 3 million Pesos within their own Self-Help Group (“SHeG”) within just three years? At the Alay Kapwa Launch in Mindanao (Taste on Alay Kapwa), I was specifically drawn to a smiling group […]

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Where the Heart Is: Randy Gabuat on His Hometown, the Philippines

April 6, 2017 11:17 am by Kritzia Santos

  Three years ago, I met Randy Gabuat, someone who is passionate about expressing his love for the Philippines and promoting volunteering to help many Filipinos living in underprivileged communities. Motivating and developing people has always been his major strength. Helping others, particularly volunteers, to achieve positive results is consistently […]

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Where the Heart Is: Vivian’s Victory, Cincinnati Ohio

February 27, 2017 7:00 pm by Kritzia Santos

Sharing the love with moms in the Special Care OB and the families in the NICU at Good Samaritan Hospital today! At “Vivian’s Victory”, we are so thankful to be a part of the journey of love and courage we experience with the families and children we meet! (Source: ViviansVictory Facebook) […]