How we are Making a Difference

Vacation Bible School with Visitors from California

Vacation Bible School with Visitors from California

23 May 2017 - Emmylou Hallig

Friends from Calvary Chapel Chino Hills in California visited Tiwala and assisted in Vacation Bible School (VBS) classes. More than 250 children from eight villages in Legazpi participated in the VBS. With the theme, “God’s Galaxy”, the kids had opportunities to play, sing, dance, make crafts, and get to know God’s awesome power, plan, and love for them. Of course […]

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Tiwala Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Tiwala Celebrates 10th Anniversary

22 May 2017 - Emmylou Hallig

On April 3 Tiwala Kids & Communities celebrated its tenth anniversary! This was a big milestone considering that Tiwala is only a small charity with limited funds and manpower. It is indeed a testimony of God’s amazing work that we were not only able to operate for the past ten years but also expanded our work from […]

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Love in Action

Love in Action

28 February 2017 - Emmylou Hallig

February, traditionally known as the month of love, did not pass by without many opportunities to extend love to the children and families to whom Tiwala Kids and Communities minister. Last month was indeed a month-long celebration of God’s love. Here are a few ways in which we were able both to share God’s love and […]

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Media Forum on Children’s Rights

Media Forum on Children’s Rights

16 February 2017 - Emmylou Hallig

Tiwala Kids & Communities celebrated Valentine’s Day by participating in the Media Forum on Children’s Rights and Welfare. The forum was sponsored by UNICEF, Child’s Rights Network and Bicol Network for Children (of which Tiwala is a member). The event was attended by more than thirty journalists in Bicol and served as an orientation and advocacy to uphold juvenile […]

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Bright Beginnings

Bright Beginnings

30 January 2017 - Emmylou Hallig

Tiwala Kids and Communities got off to a bright start this year, and we’re excited to share some of the ways God is already working in Tiwala in 2017! Here are a few of the highlights: Program Achievements More than 100 children are diligently participating in our Saturday STEP classes. These weekly classes run in four communities and […]

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Tiwala Receives DSWD Accreditation

Tiwala Receives DSWD Accreditation

1 October 2016 - ete

On September 9, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) granted Tiwala Kids & Communities a Level 1 accreditation for its programs and services. As a social welfare agency, Tiwala is required, not only to acquire registration and license certificates, but also have its programs audited by the DSWD to ensure we meet the […]

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