Projects

SUCCESS: Significant Discount for Paint to Refurbish Masaya Home for disadvantaged children

We are grateful for the support of Pacific Paint (Boysen) Philippines, Inc for Virlanie Foundation, Inc.  FairBuilding was able to facilitate a discount of 30% for white paint that was used in the refurbishment project of Masaya Home. Masaya Home has opened in June 1995 as one of Virlanie’s homes to helping children in need. These homes care for children …

SUCCESS: Light Bulbs for Habitat for Humanity ReStore

We are proud to announce that FairBuilding has facilitated the donation of more than 7,000 light bulbs from Philips Electronic and Lighting, Inc. to the Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore Warehouse. Through FairBuilding intervention the donation process was accelerated and more lights bulbs that originally anticipated were donated. The donation will help fund Habitat’s mission to build homes and communities. Habitat’s number …

NEW INITIATIVES for Families in Bohol

The project is initiated by Habitat for Humanity Philippines and commences in October 2015. It is an on-site construction whereby the houses will be built on the lands owned by the beneficiaries in 17 municipalities within Bohol. Funding for the project is provided by both Habitat for Humanity and the national government. However support is still required and the provision …

500 new homes for families in Palo

Habitat’s response to the damages is the development of 500 permanent duplex houses intended to provide a permanent and  decent houses for 500 families or about 3,200 individuals whose houses was destroyed by the typhoon. The floor area of the apartments comprise 60 sq m and 29 sq m. All apartments will have restroom composed of bath & toilet. Construction …

Rebuilding Homes after Natural Disaster

As a response to the earthquake in Bohol, Habitat Philippines aims to rebuild 8,000 homes in this area to provide adequate housing for homeless families. In order to help those who lost everything in the storm ‘Haiyan’ (Yolanda), Habitat Philippines is currently building homes on a relocation site in Brgy. Kawayan. Habitat Philippines is addressing the shelter needs in Bohol …

Community-Organized Housing

Ernestville Homeowners Inc. (EHI) is a self-organized association of 212 informal settler families in Barangay Gulod, Novaliches, Quezon City. EHI partnered with the Local Government Unit of Quezon City and the Foundation for the Development of the Urban Poor (FDUP) who have both ssisted them in developing, organizing and implementing their community project as well as helping them with overcome …

Community Development in Mandaluyong

The project will comprise land development and the construction of 3-storey condominium buildings, broken down into 950 with a floor area of 21 square meters. The project will start in June 2014.

Engineers needed for Yolanda Response Programm

Plan International is currently planning to build new schools and health care centers across Western Samar. In total, 150 classrooms will be repaired. In addition, 51 classrooms, 15 day care centers and 10 barangay health stations will be constructed. In regards to school buildings, Plan has already developed the design. Currently two engineers are sought to progress the development: a …

Help to refurbish the home of babies and toddlers

Here in the Philippines, abandonment of babies in the hospitals, streets, and even trash heaps, has become a common occurrence due to poverty. Virlanie Foundation, with its mission that is deeply-rooted towards children’s welfare, opened Mother and Child Home which later became Babies and Toddlers Home. Babies and Toddlers Home operates with the overarching goal of providing abandoned babies and …

1,000 Homes for Bohol

REBUILD BOHOL, is Habitat for Humanity’s housing program in Bohol which aims to rebuild hard-hit areas and build new homes for families affected by the 7.2 magnitude earthquake. It has continued to raise funds and seek the support of groups and individuals in building a better future for the Filipinos. With the KICK OFF project ‘1000 HOMES FOR BOHOL” FairBuilding …