Life in Parañaque, the Philippines, is not easy. That is why the Eugenia Ravasco Day Care Center, aimed mainly at educating children living in social exclusion, is open to everyone; to young people, to pregnant mothers and to the elderly. In short, anyone who needs help.
The Republic of The Philippines is another country where Fundación MAPFRE is working. Specifically, it supports three projects on the Isla de Negros Occidental, and in the cities of Manila and Santa Cruz de Davao. This Asian archipelago is made up of 7,107 islands, inhabited by more than 100 million people. The cultural legacy of the peoples who have passed through the islands is reflected in the Spanish place names, the Catholic religion, and English, which is, together with Filipino, an official language of the country.
The Anakk Social Sport School program is aimed at children at risk of social exclusion who come from low-income families. Sport provides them with a comprehensive means of development in terms of values, collaboration and also educationally. It will also help them in the process of finding their first job.
Kalipay is running a projects that offers a home, healthcare, social services and education to 101 children and young people on Negros Island in the Philippines.