Volunteers from Citi Philippines Learn Green Skills for Earth Week

Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C) April 19, 2016 Volunteers from Citi Philippines Learn Green Skills for Earth Week Manila – Nearly two dozen Citi volunteers from the Philippines made the hour-long trip to Bacoor in Cavite on April 16 to help community women like Angelina Pangilinan. Angelina works from home, in her small makeshift house of […]

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Bryan hard work earns success!

His Humble Beginning… Bryan has been accustomed to hard work since he was eight years old. Living in the province with his grandmother in a poor life status, he learned to sell rice cakes and vegetables after school. As a teen he experienced working as an eggs, crackers and fish ball vendor and worked as […]

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Irine Vibal- From ready-made to own made

Usual business.. Irine is 32 years old with 3 children ages 9, 5 and 1 year old. Her business is buying and selling clothes together with her husband Edward. She started as a sales lady in the mall in clothing area and her husband’s a sales boy in a buy and sells clothes. In 2003, […]

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COMMUNITY OUTREACH (MEDICAL MISSION)

Last year a total of 2,810 SEED partners and non-partners benefited from SEED Community Outreach Activities in Cavite, where they were able to avail free medical and dental consultation, medicines, X-ray, ECG Urinalysis, Bone Scan and other laboratories and medical services. This achievement to provide health care services is not possible without the assistance and […]

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Melody Asombrado – Rebuilding from Ashes..

Her Hope turn into Dust… Melody is 23 years old, married and with 3 children with the oldest at 7 years old and the youngest at 11 months old only. Her husband works as a Jeepney driver and earns about PhP 400 a day. Melody used to owned a sari-sari store (mini grocery store) before […]

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Julita Aquino caught a Big fish!

Humble Beginning… Julita is 49 years old, a housewife, and with 3 children. With her husband, Julita operates a fishing business. Before, her husband works as a fisherman in their community. However, working as a fisherman only earns them PhP 400 per day and is hardly enough to cover their most basic daily expenses. To […]

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Charlieta Garde: A Shared Success

Charlieta Garde lives in Cavite with her daughter, her son-in-law and their two children. At the age of 61, she is at the head of a flourishing sewing workshop that she wishes to develop even more with SEED. An Indecisive Beginning Charlieta comes from Davao on Mindanao. She first came to Cavite, south of Manila […]

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Esther can now stand on her own two feet

Esther was born with a disability, with her left leg extending only up until knee-length. When she first visited Esther, Marne, a licensed social worker and SEED’s Social Development Program Officer, assessed the impact of disability on this young mother and her family. Living in a very deprived area where any domestic task is made […]

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