Give Children Hope

January 2019 Newsletter

2019-01-06T20:47:14+00:00January 6th, 2019|Give Children Hope|

Dear Give Children Hope sponsors and friends, We hope you welcomed the new year with a lot of love and wonderful celebrations. It has been raining in some parts of the northern Philippines and we even welcomed the new year with a lot of rain. Classes resume on January 3 but has been postponed in the [...]

December 2018 Newsletter

2018-12-02T21:09:25+00:00December 2nd, 2018|Give Children Hope|

Dear Give Children Hope sponsors and friends, We hope that the start of December was a good one for you. Christmas is right here and it makes everyday more special. Christmas break will begin as early as December 15 to give students more time to spend with their families. This is really a wonderful news since [...]

November Newsletter

2018-12-02T21:05:46+00:00December 2nd, 2018|Give Children Hope|

Dear Give Children Hope sponsors and friends, We hope you all had fun with the Halloween parties and trick or treating. All public schools had their semester vacation last October 22 - 26 and then went back to school last October 29. It was quite unfortunate that the students were welcomed with a typhoon named Rosita [...]

October 2018 Newsletter

2018-09-30T22:26:01+00:00September 30th, 2018|Give Children Hope|

Dear Give Children Hope sponsors and friends, We hope that you are doing well and enjoying your day. You may have heard from the news that our country was hit by Typhoon Mangkut just recently. Fortunately, it did not bring much damage to the areas where the sponsored schools are located but very sad for the [...]

September 2018 Newsletter

2018-09-04T15:41:44+00:00September 4th, 2018|Give Children Hope|

Dear Give Children Hope sponsors and friends, We hope that you are having a wonderful time as you read this letter. The atmosphere here suddenly became more exciting and a lot happier as we have reached the what we call "ber" months. We feel the excitement for so many things most especially the Christmas season but [...]

May Newsletter

2018-05-09T16:14:28+00:00May 9th, 2018|Give Children Hope|

Dear Give Children Hope sponsors and friends, We are now at the last month of the summer vacation for the schools here in the Philippines. The weather has been very hot but the children are surely enjoying this time playing in the sun and spending time with family and friends. It is not unusual if some [...]

Devastating Typhoon Hits the Phillippines

2017-12-05T10:00:37+00:00November 13th, 2013|Give Children Hope|

November 7th, the Phillippines was hit by a huge storm, Typhoon Haiyan, with winds reaching as high as 115 mph.  It is reported that approximately 10,000 lives were taken tragically, and many more people  affected.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to our filipino friends and the children of both the Maravilla and Sua Elementary Schools. [...]

More Books Are Needed

2017-12-05T09:57:14+00:00April 13th, 2013|Give Children Hope|

We really need more books to send to Sua Elementary and Maravilla Elementary Schools. If you have any great ideas how to collect more books or want to help us collect more let me know. The children really love to read and this book project is a big success in the Philippines.

Nanette Demesa: A Grateful and Hard-Working Mother

2017-12-05T09:52:42+00:00September 10th, 2012|Give Children Hope|

 This is Nanette Demesa a mother of 7 children, and a housewife. She is one of the mothers who we can always count on to help with the Meals @ School Program of Give Children Hope. While waiting for the break time of the students to have their meals, I was able to talk to her. [...]