Help, support, encourage

In the Philippines, where the plagues (calamities, inequalities) are above-standard, causes, associations to support or encourage abounds : Bacpat (Bacolod Patenkinder), Project Pearls, Pag-Asa, Foto-Baryo, the actions of PCP, Photojournalists Center of the Philippines, etc.

Clean the "Met"

Clean the "Met"

The Manila Metropolitan Theatre, an historic art deco building, abandoned in 1996, is now under renovation. Volunteers recruited by the NCCA, National Commission for Culture...

Project Pearls in Batia, Bulacan

Project Pearls in Batia, Bulacan

Visit in Batia, Bulacan, with the Project Pearls NGO of the relocation site of the ancient inhabitants of Ulingan, Tondo.

Helping Land, Tondo

Helping Land, Tondo

In Tondo with Project Pearls, for their weekly event for the people of Helping Land (ou Happyland).

Happyland, Tondo

Happyland, Tondo

On the way to a Project Pearl ngo event, passing by the alleys of Happyland, or so called, in the heart of the misery...

Renz, 15

Renz, 15

Renz, 15 years old, is a son of a sugarcane truck driver, they live in Handumanan, originally a relocation site where squatters who occupied the city proper of Bacolod were...

Aside Bacpat visits

Aside Bacpat visits

Bacolod, Silay, Sarabia, Bago, aside the visits of the scholars of Bacpat in Negros Occidental, other people, other places...

Richard, new sponsored kid

Richard, new sponsored kid

Richard, 12 years old, son of ambulant vendors ; he wants to be an engineer, loves math. Today he also got a new sponsor announcement.

Dennis and family

Dennis and family

Dennis and his twin Joseph are sons of Juliet, a vendor and single parent, they live in an isolated house in the fields of Abkasa, Bacolod City.

Krizyl, future Chef

Krizyl, future Chef

Meet Krizyl, 15 years old Bacpat scholar. The purpose of the visit in their home of Purok Yanson, Mandalagan, Bacolod, was to announce her she will be sponsored by Ela's...

Silay Special Education School

Silay Special Education School

A quick visit inside a the Special Education Center of DepED Division of Silay City. The SPED cater special children with different impairment; visually impaired, hearing...

Marjun, young deaf waiting for a heart surgery

Marjun, young deaf waiting for a heart surgery

Marjun, 21 year old deaf from EB Magalona, Negros Occidental, sponsored by Bacpat, is waiting for 3 years to have a heart surgery. His family earns from fishing and shell...

Ela's cooking class

Ela's cooking class

Ela, german volunteer for Bacpat, organize this fine dinner cooking class for mothers of children helped by the organization, with italian and french inspiration with...

Dana's little house in the country

Dana's little house in the country

Welcome to Dana's family house, isolated in the countryside near Hinigaran, Negros Occidental, where Bacpat foundation comes to supervise the construction of toilets.

Bacpat helps Dana

Bacpat helps Dana

Meeting in her school Dana, 12, scholar of Bacpat foundation, then lunch meeting with her parents before visiting stores for the installation of toilets in their isolated...

Back to Tangigue

Back to Tangigue

Back in the maze of narrow streets in Tangigue, slum area by the sea in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, where Bacpat organization helps some children and their family.

Bacpat scholars lunch-forum

Bacpat scholars lunch-forum

Bacpat foundation gathered their high school seniors scholars about to graduate, in order to discuss on their ambitions and fears about their career plans.

Natural Farming class (II) Processing

Natural Farming class (II) Processing

Going forward in the food chain, Daniel Collot shows how to process the harvest, elaborating products to be sold on the marketplace.

Natural Farming class (I) Planting

Natural Farming class (I) Planting

Invited by Welcome Home Fundation in Bacolod, Daniel Collot and his wife Mechelle conducts a natural farming class to the deaf students, teaching them productive technics for...

Fire at Shane's

Fire at Shane's

The house of the family of Shane got destroyed in a fire. Bacpat comes to their place in Bago to help them with goods.

A new sponsor for Michelle

A new sponsor for Michelle

Bacpat, an NGO in Bacolod, came to Michelle's house to tell her and her family that they found a new sponsor for her to be helped personally.

Better air for Barbie

Better air for Barbie

Barbie use to have respiratory problems in her previous school in Bago, south of Bacolod. So Bacpat moved her to another school in the countryside where her help could...

Sitio San Martin, Aeta village

Sitio San Martin, Aeta village

A hundred of aeta families lives in Sitio San Martin, Bamban, Tarlac, one of the 2000 Gawad Kalinga villages.

Franz, almost 2 years after

Franz, almost 2 years after

Franz already brilliant student, seeks a career as a singer. His voice and his natural ease are his chances!

Mansilingan Technopark

Mansilingan Technopark

Technopark, a AID association (Alternative Indigenous Development) project is both a showcase, a farm and a factory around environmentally friendly technologies, with a wide...

Changes in Ulingan

Changes in Ulingan

A few months ago, some issues with the neighbor dumpsite leaded to a relocation for some families of the village, in new wood houses but in the smoke of the charcoal...

Ulingan's Valentines

Ulingan's Valentines

Project Pearls organization celebrates Valentine's day with the unfortunate kids of Ulingan.

Project Pearls à Ulingan

Project Pearls à Ulingan

The Project Pearl organization as established in the heart of Ulingan to improve lives of its families.

Calong-Calong II

Calong-Calong II

Second visit in Calong-Calong, an area of Bacolod City, rediscover the house of a simple family selling fishes ; and meet again Zuriel 2 years after, his shells, his beach...

Ulingan

Ulingan

Ulingan is the charcoal district in Tondo, Manila. Conditions of life are unreal, inhuman for its inhabitants.

Saint-vincent-de-paul orphanage

Saint-vincent-de-paul orphanage

The Saint Vincent de Paul orphanage in Manila has opened its doors to show their action for disadvantaged children they are taking care of.

Foto Baryo workshop

Foto Baryo workshop

Foto baryo initiated my workshop to hearing and speech impaired children at the Paaralan ng Pag-ibig at Pag-asa (School of Love and Hope) in San Pablo (Laguna).

Artex, waterworld in Manila

Artex, waterworld in Manila

Artex, or life on the water in this district of Manila perpetually flooded since 2004.

Kanawan II Shutters

Kanawan II Shutters

Excursion collective of photographers from different sides in the aeta village Kanawan, Bataan.

Kanawan II : People

Kanawan II : People

Portraits of aetas, natives of the northern Philippines, in their village Kanawan.

Kanawan II: Slideshow

Kanawan II: Slideshow

The tour goal is the projection to the villagers of our pictures of the previous visit, a year earlier.

Inside Bacpat

Inside Bacpat

Bacpat, Patenkinder Bacolod, is a local NGO dealing with about 300 disadvantaged children and families on Negros Island.

Akishola kids

Akishola kids

Aside of a ceremony, portraits of kids playing in the hall of a disadvantaged area of ​​Bacolod.

Talisay Sierra

Talisay Sierra

Portraits of a family in need supported by BacPat. Their house is built on a decomposing landfill waste.

Filipina Baybay

Filipina Baybay

Visit the heart of a slum area in the outskirts of Bacolod City on Negros Island.

Airport Subdivision day-care center

Airport Subdivision day-care center

The Airport Subdivision day-care center is a home to many children.

Calong-Calong

Calong-Calong

Meeting Zuriel, children followed by BacPat, in the village of Calong-Calong.

Purok Bolinao

Purok Bolinao

In the maze of alleys of the slum area Bolina Purok in Bacolod.

Tangigue, slum-by-the-sea

Tangigue, slum-by-the-sea

Located by the sea, Tangigue is a slum area in the city of Bacolod.

Franz in Kabugwason

Franz in Kabugwason

In the footsteps of Franz, another BacPat child in Kabugwason sector, where were relocated slum dwellers.

Dexter, vulcanizing and rice fields

Dexter, vulcanizing and rice fields

Dexter, deaf teenager, is divided between the tire repair and the rice fields.

Puentebella deaf school

Puentebella deaf school

The school Puentebella in Bacolod hosts many deaf children.

BacPat event

BacPat event

Families followed by BacPat met at the headquarters in Bacolod for distribution of food, goods, care.

Arsenia Bontoc se riz de la vie

Arsenia Bontoc se riz de la vie

Dans les rizières de Banaue, sur les fameuses terrasse des montagnes du nord des Philippines, s'éreintent chaque jour les paysans Ifugao, tribu ancestrale. Arsenia Bontoc,...

Payatas streets

Payatas streets

Payatas hosts the largest dump site in Manila. Inaccessible, we have our walk in the surrounding streets ...

Capture a heart

Capture a heart

"Capture a heart" event is a distribution of goods and food in Payatas, desherited area in Quezon City, Manila.


Help, support, encourage