News from the Children's Village
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...
"Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” - Winnie the Pooh
Our holiday program culminated in a big family outing to the seaside. Early in the morning all villagers, children, housemothers, office staff, volunteers and caretakers, set out for the beach with the big rice truck. Beside a thrill of anticipation and excitement, swimming rings, bathing suits and...
„Sunog! Fire!“ was shouted out earlier this week in the Children´s Village. The fire department of Panabo had arrived - but fortunately only for a fire drill! In addition to activities that focus on fun and games, the holiday season is also used to carry out other necessary activities. Last Tuesday...
The second week of the German volunteers´ Holiday Program has already started and not just us, but especially the kids could burn off energy in various activities and let their creativity run free. Especially the younger children enjoy the classics such as "Fire, Water, Storm", "Bad Egg", "Stop...
You always wanted to help children in need? How about sharing your talents and skills or just spending time with the kids in MARIPHIL Children’s Village, especially during the summer holidays? If you are interested in being a volunteer, just send us a pm for more information. The children would...