Living in a house of their dreams!

What would be the house of your dreams? A four winged mansion estate, a modern condo overlooking a spectacular view or maybe just a nice three bedroom house in a swanky suburb?

For many of the families that Volunteer for the Visayans (VFV) serve, the house of their dreams would be one where they escape the rain dripping in through the cracks in the ceiling, the kind that doesn’t shake in heavy winds and the kind that has a sanitary human waste disposal system – and that’s exactly what we are trying to give them!

Helping Communities Help Themselves.

An Editorial by Volunteer for the Visayans Associate Director Christopher L. Franks

“When I first visited the Philippines as a volunteer during the summer of 2008, I was astounded and captivated by the friendly, accommodating and optimistic nature of Pinoy culture, not to mention the unique and inspiring way that Filipino communities dealt with various day to day hardships.