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Help the Swimming Kids Go to School

I posted a story on the Yellow Boat of Hope a few months ago. It was when the ‘swimming kids’ of Layag-layag, in Zamboanga first got their boat, Bagong Pag-asa (New Hope). Only five months had passed, the people behind the Zamboanga Funds for Little Kids are not only helping those in Zamboanga, but they’ve also [...]

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Yellow Boat of Hope

In a small community of fishermen and agar-agar farmers, on an islet called Layag-Lagay, in Barangay Talon-Talon, Zamboanga City, they know all too well the saying that in a village on stilts like theirs, “no man is an island” — everyone helps each other. Most of the parents of two hundred or so school kids [...]

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