Category: Love Bags for School Kids

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
A couple gifts each other LoveBags
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A couple gifts each other LoveBags

Husband and wife Bimsy and Tatic Mapa both celebrate their birthdays in February. This year, they decided to gift each other by gifting others. Their gifts are made up of 25 LoveBags for children of the indigenous people we serve, who sorely need the backpacks filled with a years’ worth of school supplies, living as...

February 24, 2019February 24, 2019by
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