Volunteering is for everyone regardless of age. Even retired individuals can enjoy retirement whilst traveling, volunteering, and making a difference. We will share with you Heini’s story. Heini retired from his job in 2010. Since then, he has participated in volunteer programs in many countries like Costa Rica, Vietnam, India, China, Thailand, and the Philippines.
Story and photos by Xavier-Thomas Mendoza Four doctors from the United Kingdom volunteered in the Leyte area working in clinics and even leading the annual health clinic events at the Volunteer for the Visayans (VFV) centers. Alex Moss, Lloyd Halsey, Molly Stewart and Sachin Sharma worked together to give general health check ups to
Written by: JANN A. NIELSEN, Ph.D. Last night Dave and I spent several hours together at Cafe Lucia, Tacloban, the Philippines getting to know each other better. We met three weeks ago when I started volunteer teaching here. Dave has been here a while. In fact, he has Volunteer taught here about 2 months a
It feels like Christmas was only yesterday. Now it’s the second half of the year and before we know it, Christmas is going to be here soon. It’s the season of giving and sharing once more. Christmas is an important occasion that Filipinos celebrate and enjoy. It’s that time of the year when everyone, rich