Why Bantayan new schools are more than buildings

J-1 Holidays are looming !!! Tomorrow is Graduation Day in the Philippines: Kids have been rehearsing for weeks and it will be a very big day for them (and their proud parents). Filipino are taking this event hyper seriously, much more than us European. I actually never heard about a “Graduation ceremony” for children before coming to Cebu. Ms Attila is required to wear a long white dress, … Continue reading Why Bantayan new schools are more than buildings

“All we need for Christmas is a roof over our heads”

You can take the girl out the field. But I guess you can’t take the field out of the girl… Last week, I had the chance to visit Caritas CH programs in Bantayan Island.  This is my little tribute to Universal Children Day, the article I wrote for Everything Cebu. On November 8, 2013, the typhoon Yolanda disfigured most of the paradise island of Bantayan. … Continue reading “All we need for Christmas is a roof over our heads”