The Good News

By Mary Pauline Del Rosario | May 29, 2017 - 12:00am

It was no ordinary day for a group of dedicated concierges. In the middle of the week, they woke up extra early to prepare for a much-anticipated event in a place where once-abandoned children find a home – the White Cross Orphanage in San Juan City.

Columns

By A CUP OF COFFEE With Rose Anne Belmonte | January 17, 2010 - 12:00am

My first impression of Calauan, Laguna was that it is such a beautiful place – wide roads, beautiful hills, fresh cool air. Together with my friend Gina Lopez and our kids, we went biking along its resettlement areas.

By A CUP OF COFFEE With Rose Anne Belmonte | November 22, 2009 - 12:00am

Navotas had experienced decades of ups and downs, long before he became mayor of the city. Year after year, streets would be raised to keep houses from getting drowned in floodwater.

Other Stories

| June 19, 2017 - 12:00am

Even as many Filipinos are busy posting their sentiments on social media, Teach Peace Build Peace Movement (TPBPM) volunteers are busy making a difference on ground through little acts of kindness.

| June 19, 2017 - 12:00am

SM Development Corp. (SMDC) employees volunteered recently for a medical mission organized by SM Foundation in SM Marilao, Bulacan last month. SMDC had encouraged its employees to devote their time to assist patients during the medical mission.

| June 19, 2017 - 12:00am

Citi celebrated its 12th annual Global Community Day on June 10, with more than 4,600 Citi volunteers in the Philippines joining the efforts of nearly 100,000 of their colleagues, family and friends in 500 cities in 91 countries and territories to engage in service activities in their local communities.

| June 19, 2017 - 12:00am

For many women, the fight against cervical cancer is a personal one, particularly for those who have journeyed with the disease and survived it.

| June 19, 2017 - 12:00am

  Clarissa Delgado founded Teach for the Philippines, a non-profit organization that allows young Filipino leaders to teach in public schools across the country. Arcie Mallari founded Silid Aralan Inc., which helps low-performing, underprivileged students raise their academic standing and their self-esteem. Mark Ravanzo took his experience with armed conflict and used it to establish I AM M.A.D., a volunteer-driven program designed to help children cope with the trauma of war and learn the right values.

| June 5, 2017 - 12:00am

Expressing belief that it would be a great help in saving the lives of many Filipinos especially in times of disaster, President Rodrigo Duterte recently led the launch of the country’s first and only humanitarian vessel named M/V PRC Amazing Grace.

By Christian Imperio | May 22, 2017 - 12:00am

Believing that the rest of world can learn a lot from the positive Filipino spirit, Canadian Kyle “Kulas” Jennerman is determined to show the wonders that the Philippines has to offer.

| May 22, 2017 - 12:00am

Over 120 families and households in Leyte villages will benefit from the completion of two new water facilities built in Leyte through a partnership between Ford Philippines and Gawad Kalinga (GK).

| May 22, 2017 - 12:00am

 First Metro Investment Corp., the investment banking arm of the Metrobank Group, carries on its vision care project for public school children with the ninth run of Bigay Liwanag.

| May 22, 2017 - 12:00am

Hotel Sogo recently conducted a two-day Doctors on Wheels (DOW) medical missions in Cabanatuan City and Tarlac City.