Category: Love Bags for School Kids

Eilidh celebrates her first birthday with gifts for NVC
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Eilidh celebrates her first birthday with gifts for NVC

While we were sleeping, a generous donation for Mingo Meals came in, immediately followed by another set of donations for LoveBags and LoveFits slippers. To celebrate Eilidh’s first birthday, her parents requested donations for these NVC projects instead of presents. We think that it’s not just a charming way to celebrate. It also gives little...

LoveBags complete this wedding day
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LoveBags complete this wedding day

It comes as no surprise. With their combined backgrounds in education, development, and government service, it was an easy choice for Anton and Kathryn Taruc. Instead of sending their wedding guests home with keepsakes, this couple instead gifted 40 students from deprived families of indigenous tribes with LoveBags filled with school supplies.  Be blessed, Anton and...

The Ong family fills Christmas bags instead of stockings
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The Ong family fills Christmas bags instead of stockings

Just in time for Christmas, 110 children from a shoreline barangay in Valladolid, Negros Occidental received LoveBags or LoveFits slippers, all donated, hand packed, and distributed in person by the Ong family of Bacolod and Singapore. Thank you for sharing the LOVE!

December 22, 2018January 18, 2019by
How did turnips transform into LoveBags?
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How did turnips transform into LoveBags?

FAIRY TALE: Cinderella’s pumpkin turned into a coach.  TRUE STORY: Turnips turned into 114  LoveBag backpacks filled with school supplies, and 114 pairs of LoveFits slippers. This is the magic that 80 sixth grade students managed to perform in the village of Richterswil, Switzerlan. For the annual Räbechilbi festival, when the village center turns into a...

November 20, 2018November 26, 2018by
WiT Singapore 2018 raises US$50,000 for NVC beneficiaries
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WiT Singapore 2018 raises US$50,000 for NVC beneficiaries

On October 17, 2018, in a swish bar overlooking Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands, a record-setting amount was raised by travel industry insiders for a location so remote, none of them have seen it up close and personal. The industry’s best leaders donated their talent and time, and prizes were also contributed by Singapore Airlines, Cempedak Island,...

October 18, 2018November 28, 2018by
Donors come together to help sisters Donna, Chona, and Cherry
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Donors come together to help sisters Donna, Chona, and Cherry

In a house on a hill lives Jenny, a mother with three daughters, Donna, Chona, and Cherry. The sisters—aged 7 to 11—love school and have big dreams of being a doctor or teacher one day. Every day, the sisters attend to homework and household chores. The eldest, Donna, helps her mother cook and tend to...

August 4, 2018February 13, 2019by
Abram’s LoveBag campaign raises funds for 120 school bags
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Abram’s LoveBag campaign raises funds for 120 school bags

NVC’s young ambassador, Abram Bisuña, gave us quite a big surprise. After he has his parents, Diek and Jane, flew in from Manila to attend the LoveBag packing event on May 7, 2018, he gave us a giant check he drew himself, representing funds collected both from children and adults, enough to provide 120 children...

Web in Travel donates 130 LoveBags to children in Bukidnon
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Web in Travel donates 130 LoveBags to children in Bukidnon

  130 children in the remote mountain community of Sitio Mapawa, Bukidnon, will start schoolyear 2018 armed with all the supplies they need for school thanks to funds raised by Web In Travel at their 2017 conference in Singapore. The LoveBags were funded through Web in Travel’s annual charity art auction as well as individual donations from...