Author: thereseng (Therese Ng)

Mikel Lovina Jamborun 2019
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Mikel Lovina Jamborun 2019

The Mikel Lovina Jamborun is a 22-km run that commemorates the passing of Mikel Lovina, who was only 18 when he died in a car accident. Started as a family fun run in 2013, it's become a yearly tradition and has now evolved into a fundraising event for charity.

Carmelita Campos: Sewing Machine
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Carmelita Campos: Sewing Machine

Carmelita Campos, 49, is from Maribojoc, Bohol. She is currently a housewife without an income. Her husband, Edward, brings home P350 per day as a laborer. Together they have 4 sons aged 8 to 26.

Wilma Nolasco: Sewing Machine
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Wilma Nolasco: Sewing Machine

Wilma Nolasco, 46, is from Maribojoc, Bohol. She currently earns approximately P100 per day as a doormat weaver. Her husband, Pafmuncio, is a fisherman who also brings home P100 a day. They have 7 children ages 11 to 23.

Rosalita Locsin: Barbecue Grill
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Rosalita Locsin: Barbecue Grill

Rosalita Locsin, 47 years old, is a street food vendor who currently earns Php200–300 (US$40–60) a day. She is a mother of three living in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental.

Mingoy Goes on Emergency Relief
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Mingoy Goes on Emergency Relief

Mingoy, NVC’s food shuttle, was designed to go anywhere it’s needed in Negros and neighboring islands. Two days after a fire that affected 17 households in Purok Kahirup,Brgy. Mansilingan, Bacolod City, Mingoy was on the scene to distribute Mingo Meals to children and arroz caldo with pan de sal to adults taking shelter in an...

February 22, 2019February 25, 2019by
Mingoy’s First Voyage Celebrates an 84th Birthday
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Mingoy’s First Voyage Celebrates an 84th Birthday

Mingoy, NVC’s food shuttle, went on its first Mingo mission on February 19, 2019–two days after its inauguration. Its maiden voyage was sponsored by the loved ones of NVC member Nelia Jacinto, who was celebrating her 84th birthday. In Nelia’s honor, Mingoy drove up to Km 84 and reached Brgy. Biniquil, Kabankalan, where we distributed...

February 19, 2019February 25, 2019by
Meet Mingoy, NVC’s food shuttle
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Meet Mingoy, NVC’s food shuttle

Where there are hungry children in the Philippines, there’s no mountain high enough, no valley low enough, no river wide enough to keep Mingo from getting to empty stomachs to nourish and sustain. But beginning February 17, 2019, NVC can do its job a lot faster with the inauguration of its food shuttle, Mingoy. It’s...

Cathee’s Birthday Fundraiser
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Cathee’s Birthday Fundraiser

Thank you Cathee Daguia for the 297 pairs of Love Fits slippers that you gifted these children thanks to the Facebook birthday fundraiser you set up a few months ago. You were hoping to raise 250 Australian dollars, but your loved ones surpassed your goal and donated a total of AU$429! Cathee, you may be...

February 19, 2019February 24, 2019by
Happy birthday, Emma!
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Happy birthday, Emma!

When Emma turned five recently, her parents requested support for NVC’s LoveBags 2019 project and LoveFits slippers instead of gifts. Because of this lovely gesture, 18 children from indigenous tribes will be carrying brand new backpacks filled with school supplies and sporting brand new slippers as they walk to school when classes open in June....

February 18, 2019February 24, 2019by