A Well of Hope

A Well of Hope

The day is sunny in Brgy Olivete, Bongabon, Nueva Ecija and the well is ready for turnover. People are there to witness the new milestone in their village. Grannies were sitting in front of the well platform, excited for the ceremony. Nanay Rosa said: “Since 1960 when...
There’s More Than The Free House

There’s More Than The Free House

Life is always full of surprises — sometimes it makes you cry, other times it makes you celebrate. Four years ago, in just a day, Super Typhoon Yolanda (Int’l name: Haiyan) left Rolando, 58, and Artemia’s, 52, family homeless. They took shelter at...
The Humblest Love

The Humblest Love

Written By Cervin P. Bariso, Writer, Operation Blessing Philippines Melonie Dichos, 47, lives with her two daughters in a little shanty she built after Typhoon Yolanda’s (international name: Haiyan) devastation. The strongest typhoon was not able to blow off the...
A Promised Land for the Agnila family

A Promised Land for the Agnila family

Written by Femina Laya Canua, Writer, Operation Blessing Philippines After Super Typhoon Yolanda washed away their new house before they could even move in, Alfonso and Sugar would not have guessed the same disaster would lead to brand new house they would call home...