Rice-up Challenge 2021 is all about resiliency, strengths, achievements. It is about our belief that together as a community, we can once again rise up from all the life’s challenges and our ability to bridge our youth and children of tomorrow, by empowering them today.

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

GIVING BACK THE SMILE TO STREET CHILDREN

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

TRANSFORMING LIVES
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.

2018 IN NUMBERS

Children Beneficiaries

Families Served

Sponsors

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

COMMUNITY

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

STREET

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

RESIDENTIAL

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.

HEALTH

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

EDUCATION

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

INTEGRATION

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

ADVOCACY

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

NEWS

MASAYAng Summer Camp 2021

Summer Camp is one of the things that the children look forward to every year before the pandemic struck. Participating in a Summer Camp is an opportunity for the kids to bond, learn leadership, and express themselves in different ways.  The MASAYAng Summer Camp...

Virlanie Celebrates The International Day of Families

As we celebrated the International Day of Families last May 15, we would like to honor the house parents who dedicated their time to take care of the Virlanie kids.   The International Day of Families was a response to changing social and economic structures, which...

Employee’s Testimonials on How they Give Importance to Children’s Health

The Covid-19 pandemic is an unexpected circumstance that leads to disruptions of the daily lives of everyone, and it brought extraordinarily high risk to our health and well-being. More than anything else, the health and safety of the children are important to us....

Virlanie kicks-off Livelihood Training Programs in Tondo

The Virlanie Livelihood Training Program has started its skills training on sewing and cooking in Barangay 105, Aroma Complex, Tondo, Manila. “The livelihood training activity in Aroma actually started last February 18, 2021. We have twice a week sessions that take...

Virlanie beneficiaries give importance to Mental Health

Makati City, Philippines – Virlanie Foundation, Inc. residents participated in a Mental Health Literacy: Awareness, Management, and Prevention training conducted last February 1, 2021. This training was organized by the Psychological Services Program (PSP), in...

Street Christmas is not Cancelled: Virlanie Mobile Unit brings Christmas to the Street Community

Christmas is approaching and in Virlanie, we must make sure that our beneficiaries will always have the best Christmas every year. The year 2020 is indeed a challenging year. The pandemic has brought a lot of changes and has defined a new normal. Every year, our...

DTCC Cares’ Virtual Social Engagement with Virlanie

Do you miss bonding with your friends? How about doing volunteer works? We all sure do!  In the face of the ongoing pandemic, we may not be able to do all the things that we usually do, but technology became an effective tool in bringing us together.  In Virlanie, we...

Raise the Future: The Best Christmas Letters of 2020

As we celebrate Christmas every year, Virlanie always makes sure that it can give the best Christmas experience to all Virlanie beneficiaries. This is usually through fundraising and in-kind donations; however, little we do know about what sponsorship pledges can do....

Fernando Sena holds Virtual Art Workshop for Virlanie Youth

Last December 4, 2020, a virtual art workshop was held in partnership with Mr. Fernando Sena, also known as the Father of Philippine Art Workshops. The activity lasted for an hour which made the Virlanie Youth busy after doing their schoolworks. During the online...

Bangon, Bagong Silangan: Uplifting the Community Spirit after Typhoon Ulysses

Typhoon Ulysses struck the Philippines last November 11-12, 2020. Various communities in Manila are badly affected by the typhoon. The effects of the aftermath was also intensified by the releasing of waters from the dams surrounding Metro Manila causing the deep...

EVENTS

Stronghold Virtual Race: A run for Inclusive Education

In celebration of Give2Achieve, the signature Education campaign of Virlanie Foundation, Inc., we invite you to join us run for Inclusive Education in partnership with VirtualRacePH. We introduce to you #Stronghold a run for inclusive education. As early as now, you...

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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