"No one can posess a sunset like the one we saw that evening. Just as no one can possess an afternoon of rain beating against the window, or the serenity of a sleeping child, or the magical moment when waves break on the rocks. No one can possess the beautiful things of this Earth, but we can know...
Due to geographical and geological reasons the Philippines are meant to be a disaster-prone area. The 7.107 islands are not only hit by around 20 typhoons a year, but are also part of the so-called Pacific Ring of Fire – a zone which is frequently affected by volcanic eruptions, tsunamis and...
Since a few weeks, Julius supports our farmers Larry and Rey in their daily farm and garden work. Here you can see him on the way to the children's village, taking the freshly harvested cucumbers to the house mothers.
"Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others." - Samuel Smiles ctions in others." - Samuel Smiles
JOB OFFER: HIRING OF A HOUSEMOTHER Every child has the right to a loving family and a safe home! As a housemother in MARIPHIL Children´s Village you can make a difference for our children by giving them the love and care they deserve! We are looking forward to your application :)
WANTED: Social Worker for MARIPHIL Children´s Village! You like to be part of a young and motivated team providing children in need a holistic development and opportunities for a brighter future? Don´t hesitate - we are looking forward to your application :)
It's study time ! :D After 2 months of holidays, our kids are finally back in school. Currently there are 4 children in kinder, 25 in elementary school and 13 in High School. This year, 3 of our kids are already enrolled in senior high school, preparing for college.
Yesterday there was a special visitor in MARIPHIL Children´s Village: The Mobile Dental Bus. Thank you to the dentist team of DavNor Provincial Health Office (PHO) for giving our children free dental services!
Also in the holiday month of May there was a varied program conducted by the Children´s Village´s helping-team (social worker, psychologist and nurse). Everyone got involved and could explore one´s creativity in designing masks or prove endurance in a rainy soccer game, to name but a...
After two sleepless nights for our farmer Uncle Rey it was finallly happening: Mama Pig gave birth to a batch of 14 cute piglets which you can already hear squeaking from a distance. According to Rey they are all in the best of health and the following days he is going to closely monitor them so...