Solidarity against COVID-19

This campaign is to give support to the affected street families amidst the threats of COVID-19. Due to Enhanced Community Quarantine,  issued by the government, many are stuck in their homes and unable to give support and sustain resources for their families.

Envisioning a world where each child is

loved, protected, and empowered

to become a responsible individual

Helping all children

reach their full potential and reintegrate into society

Transforming lives

of the most disadvantaged children through a holistic approach


Our mission is to love, protect, and empower the most disadvantaged children to help them reach their full potential and reintegrate into society

SINCE 1992

For more than 25 years, we have given back the smiles to 17,000 street children. Our efforts are focused on more sustainable programs for marginalized families to prevent the cycle of intergenerational poverty.


Children Beneficiaries

Families Served


Virlanie’s work is based on key areas we call our “7 Pillars”


Our community-based programs work to prevent children and youth from being at risk or in conflict with the law.


Empower children, youth, and families to come out the streets.


Children and youth who are at risk are placed and raised in age-age-appropriate homes with a family-oriented environment that fosters a sense of belonging and identity.


Our medical and health programs help children and youth thrive in their physical development.


The children and youth in our care are sent to schools to give them a competitive advantage in securing their future.


We work to reunite children and youth with their families, or shepherd their integration into society.


Virlanie actively promotes and lobbies Congress and policymakers on behalf of children’s rights.


Virlanie organises workshop on scriptwriting and storyboarding

Last March 7, 2020, Virlanie hosted in its offices in Makati a workshop on storytelling and storyboarding conducted by filmmaker Seymour B Sanchez.  Seymour Barros Sanchez is an advocacy filmmaker, communication and film lecturer, freelance writer, and a former...

Virlanie welcomes VJ Ai dela Cruz as Virlanie Champion

Virlanie Foundation, Inc. welcomes MYX VJ Ai dela Cruz as one of its Virlanie Champions. Virlanie is privileged to have Ai in its family as she inspires children and youth; an ideal example of a youth with a vibrant energy that serves as a perfect example that any...

Virlanie House Parents participate in a Nutrition Education Training

Last March 12, 2020, Belgian volunteer and Nutritionist and Dietitian Melissa Moretti invited Virlanie house parents to her Nutrition and Diet Training for Children and Teenagers. The goal of the seminar is to provide guidance on how to plan a well-balanced meal for...

AEM France grants its support to Virlanie’s Community Projects for the year 2020

Last March 1st, 2020, AEM France (Amis des enfants du Monde or « The Friends of the Children of the World”) granted Virlanie Foundation, Inc. financial support amounting to PHP 1 Million (EU 18,000) to sustain its three (3) Community Projects for the whole year 2020....

Germany’s Mixed Voices raise funds for Virlanie Children

Last February 26, The « Mixed Voices » a German choir funded in 2019 generously donated the sum of 300,000 PHP to Virlanie Foundation, Inc. Mixed Voices is a group of 32 ambitious singers which gets together once a month every Sundays afternoon to rehearse for a...

Arkema supports inclusive education for Virlanie children

Last February, 17, 2019, ARKEMA, a French chemistry company operating in close to 55 countries, granted Virlanie Foundation, Inc. a financial support amounting for 10,000 € (approximately PHP 570,000 PHP) in order to fund Virlanie’s Education Pillar promoting...

Likhaya celebrates Valentine’s day

Last February 14th 2019, Likhaya, Virlanie’s social enterprise organized a special Valentine’s day sale at the Virlanie Offices in Makati to celebrate the day of love and friendship. For this special occasion, a unique collection of jewelry was specially made by the...

Bi-annual SIBUHI Piano Recital

The SIBUHI Center (Sining, Buhay, Hilom translated as Art, Life, Healing), organized its bi-annual recital last February 18 to showcase the musical talents of its students and to show their progress made under the tutelage of Roxane the volunteer piano teacher.  ...

Teletech’s Project Share Campaign benefits Virlanie children

TeleTech, a leading global provider of customer experience, engagement, and growth solutions, managing 18 delivery centers across Metro Manila and interior Philippines, has chosen to partner with Virlanie Foundation. Teletech has donated PhP 790,000 raised by its...

Virlanie welcomes Suzi Abrera as its Champion

Virlanie Foundation, Inc. welcomes Suzi Abrera as the new member of its family. She is the new advocate of children who are struggling in streets. Suzi Abrera, a mother of 3, is a multi-awarded TV host of a morning show in the Philippines. Last January 8, 2020, she...


Bayanihan: A fundraising gig for Filipino street children

Join us this November 22 for Bayanihan fundraising gig for Filipino Street Children. This is your chance to enjoy the season of giving by engaging yourself to become a child advocate through music!Bayanihan means coming together towards one goal: protect, love and...

Get Lit! 2.0: Engaging NGOs in Social Entrepreneurship

Join us for this year’s Get Lit! 2.0: Engaging NGOs in Social Entrepreneurship happening on October 29, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Commune Café PH! Get Lit 2.0: Engaging NGOs in Social Entrepreneurship is a whole day event offering keynote speeches, sharing, and...

IncluED 2019: Inclusive Education Dialogues

Join us for this year’s IncluED 2019: Inclusive Education Dialogues happening on July 25, 2019, from 1:00 - 4:30 PM at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde! IncluEd: Inclusive Education Dialogues is a half-day forum that aims to bring awareness and create meaningful...

Get Lit!: Engaging the Youth in Social Entrepreneurship Seminar-Workshop

Are you a social entrepreneur or wishing to be one? Are you from an NGO who wants to build a social enterprise? Or are you someone who wants more youth to be involved in social entrepreneurship? Come and join us this June 22 for free discussions and workshops with...

Health for All, One for Health: A Forum on Universal Health Care for Children

When: April 5, 2019; Friday Where: Islas Pinas, Pasay City, Metro Manila Event Program Time Activity 1:00-1:30 PM Registration 1:35-1:40 Opening Remarks 1:40-2:00 The Universal Health Care Act Atty. Harry Roque, Universal Healthcare Bill Proponent 2:00-2:20 State of...

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Virlanie Foundation

Virlanie Foundation is a private, non-profit organization reaching out to street children in the Philippines. Virlanie cares for children in need of special protection—those who are abandoned, abused, exploited, neglected, orphaned, and among the poorest of the poor.




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