In cooperation with Shangri-la EDSA Plaza, Caritas Manila will hold a 3-day Art Exhibit at the Level 3 of the Shangri-la Plaza Mall on April 12 to 14, 2013. Dubbed as “Restoring Dignity Through Art”, Caritas Manila showcases art pieces and products made by inmates from the National Bilibid Prison and urban poor communities being assisted through its Livelihood and Restorative Justice (RJ) Programs. Featuring pyrography on wood as the inmates’ art medium, proceeds of the sale will financially support their families. Such empowerment helps restore their dignity despite serving time for their offenses. Strengthening its Social Entrepreneurial Program, these…
With the realization that many of ourlawsare not properly implemented, majority of the Filipinopeople still experience poverty.
On behalf of our small farmers, we appeal for truth, equity, dignity and justice.
In partnership with Catholic Relief Services, NASSA will be hosting a two-day workshop as part of its efforts to reinforce the Emergency Preparedness and Response capacity of the diocesan social action centers. NASSA and CRS intends to improve regional and national coordination for disaster response and to optimize the strengths of the dioceses in time of calamities.