Category Archives: Remittances

Pagbabalik 2012 Raffle Winners

    From left: Bayanihan’s long-time supporter Shirley Pintado from Chicago  and Organizing Director Myrla Baldonado  reading the names of the winners during the second  “Pagbabalik” (Coming Home) workshop last January  2012 at the Clark Museum, Clark Special Economic Zone, … Continue reading

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Bayanihan Foundation IS IN THE NEWS!

The Bayanihan Foundation IS IN THE NEWS! First, the Philippine Inquirer featured its work helping Filipino Amerasians. Second, AREA Chicago Magazine included Dale Asis’ article on the potential of diaspora giving. Continue reading

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Overcoming Challenges of Crab Mentality, Highlighting Three Partnerships That Work

Beyond the crab mentality, I endured and shifted the foundation’s priorities. I highlight three successful partnerships that overcame the challenges of crab mentality and showcased true partnerships, transparency and trust. Continue reading

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You’re invited! Pagbabalik 2011: US-Philippines Diaspora Partnership WORKSHOP

You are invited to join the Pagbabalik (Coming Home) 2011: US-Philippines Diaspora Partnership WORKSHOP on January 22, 2011. Continue reading

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Vicky’s Story: Belonging Here and There – A Filipina Knits Her Worlds Together Through Service and Activism

(I’ve originally written this story for the AREA Chicago Magazine Issue #9: Peripheral Vision) Vicky’s Story: Belonging Here and There “O sige (OK), make sure you all know how to avoid foreclosures and how to take advantage of President Obama’s … Continue reading

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Dora’s Sacrifice To Keep Sending Money Back Home

Dora, a caregiver in Israel, had to make extreme, personal sacrifices of working without a day off for 7 Months in order to keep sending money back home but at extreme, social costs. Continue reading

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