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From scavenging to dreaming his dreams again…

From scavenging to dreaming his dreams again, ‘Gerry’ (not his real name) has gone through many different challenges to realize who he is now. It was in 2008 that ‘Gerry’ decided to go back to school. He enrolled himself in school and his parents only found out about...

Partnership with The Bridge school

In 2013, Young Focus started providing education to little children from ages 4 - 6 through the program Child Care PLUS (CC+). It aims to provide a high quality early childhood care program helping the child’s social/ emotional, physical and cognitive development. The...

Meet Mercy, our Grade 7 student

Writing for some is a hobby, but for ‘Mercy’ (not her real name) it is something that has developed her self-esteem. ‘Mercy’ is a Grade 7 student and has been sponsored by Young Focus since she was in Grade 5. She is already 18 years old and is quite a bit older than...

About the Student Education Program

Manila, the capital of the Philippines, has gained attention in terms of its poverty, especially the area of Smokey Mountain in Tondo. This has been the location of several enormous garbage dumps over the last fifty years or so, where many people earn a meager living...

We’re In This Together by Catriona Gray

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Drone shots with song by Gary Granada

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