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Courage for Water

Seventy-two year-old Teodora Tan, known as Ka Doring, knew just how badly her community needed clean water. Residents in Barangay Matuyatuya in Torrijos, Marinduque had to pay PhP 35 for a drum of water, a price that the villagers...

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A recipient becomes a carer

Aug 05, 2015

I MET her three years ago. She was then clasping the hand of her son who was leaning on her in what looked to be a genuine show of protection.

That time, she was listening to lectures from the National...

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Better health, stronger community

Aug 11, 2015

“Parang tindahan, hindi mo aakalain na gamutan pala ‘yun.”

These are the words of 32-year-old Michelle Araneta when asked to describe their old health center in Brgy. Pambuhan, Perez, Quezon Province.

“Gawa lang siya sa pawid. Inaanay na...

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The Triumph of Ma. Delia

Dec 22, 2015

“Giuli na gud kos akong bana, ngadto sa akong mama (my husband returned me to my mother),” confessed Maria Delia. Her confession is often taken as a joke by her co-volunteers. It was a joke to some but to her,...

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Sa KC-NCDDP, puwede kang maging bayani!

Aug 25, 2014

Ngayong Araw ng mga Bayani, muli nating sariwain ang kanilang kadakilaan at ang natatanging kabayanihang kanilang iniwan.

Panahon ng modernisasyon, sino at saan pa natin maaaring matagpuan ang mga bagong bayani?

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Kabayanihan sa barangay

Aug 28, 2014

Isa para sa lahat, lahat para sa isa!

Ang mga bayani ng komunidad ay tulong-tulong para sa isang layunin---
ang layunin na patungo sa pagbabago.

Sa KC-NCDDP, puwede kang maging...

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A community volunteer's small acts lead to big change

Oct 29, 2014

“Masarap po ang pakiramdam na kaming mga community volunteers ay may naging kontribusyon sa pag-unlad ng mga kabataan at ng aming mismong komunidad sa tulong ng Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan-National Community-Driven Development Program o KALAHI CIDSS-NCDDP, kahit na wala po...

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Super KC joins 'Yolanda' commemoration

Nov 07, 2014

BOGO CITY—In the midst of accomplishment reports, laden wreaths and lit candles, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VII introduces a super hero to help empower Yolanda-hit communities as the country commemorates the anniversary of the...

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Footbridge in the sky

Dec 03, 2014

Filomina Morte, more fondly called Lumen, stands on their ‘Footbridge in the Sky’ in Brgy. Baslay—a mountainous area of Dauin, Negros Oriental. Together with mostly farmer fellow volunteers and KALAHI CIDSS-NCDDP, they built this bridge which is situated on...

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Building roads, not lies

May 30, 2016

Of the many projects they have worked on as on-call construction workers, Nestor Macarilay and Pancho Ona felt that they were building lies instead of infrastructure. At work, whenever they see and hear suspicious deals around, the two felt disappointed...

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