Last week (June 20, 2014), Sabrina Ongkiko discussed the role volunteerism plays in the education sector. Here’s a recording where she talks about the several programs that volunteers can help in: http://bit.ly/1m3nStQ What is HOPE for you? Share your thoughts in the comments section! Continue reading Sabrina Ongkiko on What Hope Is
We’d like to thank Marilyn Mercado for submitting her #iVolunteered story to us, and congratulate her for being one of the winners in our raffle draw! Marilyn won a “This Journal Will Actually Change Someone’s Life” 2014 planner! Marilyn shared with us her experience in a #iVolunteered post on Facebook: #iVOLUNTEERED at Mt. Timbak as storyteller and dancer. Yes! … Continue reading #iVolunteered Raffle Winner: Marilyn Mercado & Volunteering in Mount Timbak
We’d like to thank Aiza Bagano for submitting her #iVolunteered story to us, and congratulate her for being one of the winners in our raffle draw! Aiza won an Everyday Hero T-Shirt! Aiza shared with us her experience in a #iVolunteered post on Facebook: Each morning gives us a new day.. a new beginning.. new … Continue reading #iVolunteered Raffle Winner: Aiza Bagano & Her Villamor Volunteer Experience
It has been a very busy year for us in iVolunteer Philippines! We’re so happy to see the continued growth of the organization – in the past year we were able to partner with over 30 organizations, with over 200 events, pulling in over 2000 volunteers and providing over 11,000 volunteer opportunities for our everyday … Continue reading A Look Back at 2013: iVolunteer Year-End Recap
It’s that time of the year again, when we put up our Christmas trees and hang our parols to celebrate the joy and wonder of Chirstmas! The holiday season is upon us and what better way to celebrate than by helping out children in need! This weekend’s volunteer opportunities include the following: December 14 (Saturday) … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunity Highlights: December 14 – 15 Weekend
Happy International Volunteer Day, dear volunteers! Together with the National Coalition on Volunteerism – NCV, we are celebrating National Volunteers Month and International Volunteer Day by raffling off special 2014 planners and iVolunteer T-shirts for all our volunteers who gave back to their communities this 2013! To be eligible for the raffle, you only need to … Continue reading Celebrate National Volunteer Month by sharing your #iVolunteered story!
by JB Tan, Assistant Executive Director, iVolunteer Philippines It’s sort of familiar, déjà vu in a way, when I look at my social media streams and see stories of volunteers being turned away from repacking hubs because the relief operations of big media corporations and NGOs are already overflowing with volunteers. It reminded me of … Continue reading #YolandaPH – 7 Unique Ways You Can Help (When That Repacking Hub Is Already Full)
by Christine Joy Chiombon, Director of Partner Relations Joining the annual International Coastal Cleanup is not a new thing for me — I’ve been doing this since 2009! What makes this year really unforgettable is that this year marks a new achievement for me. I’m no longer a participant, but an organizer on behalf of … Continue reading iVolunteer Sweeps the Shores of Manila Bay in the 2013 International Coastal Cleanup
Welcome to the new official blog of iVolunteer Philippines! It has been almost two full years since we last created a blog entry for iVolunteer (which you can find in our original blog here) and so much has changed in the organization and in our online presence since then. Two years is an eternity on the … Continue reading Welcome to our new blog!