A Virlanie Christmas

A Virlanie Christmas is a yearly celebration of gift giving, hope and granting wishes to our dear Virlanie children! Every year, we prepare ideas for you to invite your family and friends to advocate for their right to be happy despite pandemic. This year, we want to give importance to every child’s happiness, family, and hope as the COVID-19 pandemic impacted them.

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

LIKHAYA – A PERFECT GIFT THIS CHRISTMAS!

Christmas is just around the corner! In Filipino culture, September marks the start of this Holiday season, the longest Christmas season in the world! This year's celebration might not be as busy as the past years. Festivities, events such as Christmas parties might...

Pfizer Philippines Foundation, Inc. donates to Virlanie Children with 650K worth of Gadgets

Last September 29, 2020, Pfizer Philippines Foundation, Inc. expressed their support to Virlanie’s Give 2 Achieve campaign by giving away 650K worth of laptops in support to Virlanie children’s distance and blended learning education. This initiative can benefit 130...

“Finding Your Calling, and Following Your Heart” – Virlanie’s House parent, on why she stayed with Virlanie for 21 years

Virlanie celebrated its 28th year. We know we could not do it alone, but we are grateful for the people who made this possible. The people behind the scenes, the people who are Virlanie’s backbone, the house parents. We got a chance to interview Mama Sarah, one of...

Virlanie Street Program Team visits street communities for Relief and Educational Materials

Last August 27, 2020, Thursday, Virlanie’s Street Pillar Team has conducted another tranche of relief good distribution for the beneficiaries of Virlanie in Aroma and Delpan in Tondo, Manila; and the beneficiaries in Metropolitan area in Makati.105 beneficiaries lined...

Virlanie holds First Webinar Session: IncluED2020

Last August 6, 2020, Virlanie Foundation holds its Inclusive Education Dialogues 2020, known as IncluED 2020 via a webinar session with a theme:  Giving Value to Inclusive Education during Crisis and Beyond. The Foundation has  invited Director Leila Areola, PhD.,...

Virlanie’s First Virtual Social Engagement

The pandemic has brought challenges for each of us, but one of these challenges that has a huge impact is the way we interact and socialize with each other. The Virlanie children in our residential homes really enjoy socializing with their supporters. Looking back,...

VirtualRacePH teams up with Virlanie to advocate for Children

This month of July, Virlanie Foundation celebrates its another year of Give2Achieve. A signature campaign of the Foundation to gather supporters to advocate for inclusive education in the Philippines. With this, the Virlanie team proudly partnered with VirtualRacePH,...

Keeping the boredom away: Elizabeth Home gets creative through awareness jingles

As the second installment continues with our young girls of Virlanie Elizabeth Home, the girls remain active during these trying times by squeezing their creative juices further. Aside from their viral video where they choreographed a dance cover from the song...

Why do we need Inclusive Education?

“Regular schools with inclusive orientation are the most effective means of combating discrimination, creating welcoming communities, building an inclusive society and achieving education for all.” -Salamanca Statement, Article 2 According to the press release...

Giving up is not an option: The Story of Teresita Tuazon

Teresita visited the Virlanie office in Makati, last June 16, 2020. She is like any ordinary girl who wears a nice simple dress, a pair of wedged sandals, and wears accessories to accentuate her beauty. That day, she was accompanied by her mom that served as her eyes....

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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