Here are even more drives, events and programs that CRF continues to organize. This is a nonstop effort to make things better, one precious life at a time. There are many different ways you can help us with this effort. Please donate now!
Book Distribution in San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija
The Adorable Elementary School in Nueva Ecija province distributed hundreds of your donated school books. Thank you!
December 16, 2019
Town of Sampaloc Receives Hygiene Kits
The underserved barangay (town) of Sampaloc in Manila receives 100 hygiene kits and your donated books for their mini library.
October 31, 2109
Backpack Book Donations to Minuyan Elementary School
Mari Chavez, our tireless Philippines manager, distributed 100 backpacks and hundreds of English reading books to children with special needs and disabilities at the Minuyan Elementary school in the province of Bulacan. These programs are only possible through your generous support over the years. Thank you!
October 22, 2019
Donation to East Palo Alto
In response to a request for assistance from the Ecumenical Hunger Program in East Palo Alto, we delivered backpacks filled with school supplies. They continue to have a need for school supplies for the over 400 children they support after loss of much of their program's funding.
September 23, 2019
Backpacks and Supplies to Baquilan
Baquilan Resettlement School II at Botolan Zambales is a home of indigenous people. Your contributions bring joy and happiness to their learners and it will inspire them to build the foundation of the next generation.
September 9, 2019
Tayabas Receives Backpacks and Supplies
Hundreds of disadvantaged children in the town of Tayabas, Philippines received hygiene kits and backpacks with school supplies as part of our ongoing Care Program. Thank you for your support!
July 17, 2019
Jagna Receives Supplies
Working through our long term partners, PHILOS Health, we distributed hundreds of hygiene kits. Philos recently installed handwashing stations for community in Jagna and our kits complemented these stations.
June 28, 2019
Books for Capiz
Students at the Duluan Integrated School in Capiz Philippines are now learning using your donated school books in their classes. These learning-enhancing programs could not happen without your generosity. Thank you!
May 28, 2019
School Supplies and Backpacks for Camanacsacan Kids
Camanacsacan Elementary in the province of Nueva Ecija was the recipient of your backpack donations distributed by CRF representatives and locals of that community, Linda and Lito Gonzalez. Many thanks to all who made this possible!
May 9, 2019
Hygiene Essentials for School Children
Hundreds of students at several elementary schools received hygiene kits. These kits contain essential items for sorely needed proper hygiene including shirts, towels, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste and slippers. They were distributed to the neediest children as identified by the Philippine Department of Education.
April 25, 2019
Gawad Kalinga Receives Books and Supplies
Children at Gawad Kalinga and AHA in Laguna receive hundreds of donated school, learning and reading books as well as needed school supplies for underprivileged and disadvantaged school children.
January 17, 2019
School Supplies for Santa Teresita Elementary
Students at the Santa Teresita Elementary School in Pampanga have received the large shipment of books and school supplies. Quality books for children are truly hard to come by in poorer areas of the country but thanks to your donations, kids here now have the advantage of access to a world-class library!
November 28, 2018
Nagsaulay Elementary School in the province of Batangas has received your donations. Thank you!
October 12, 2019
Through your help, Guadiz Elementary School in Dagupan receives their children's reading books.
June 19. 2018
Tebeng Elementary School in the province of Dagupan City, Philippines has received your donations. Thank you!
June 19, 2018
San Roque Elementary
Teachers at the San Roque Elementary school in Navotas, Philippines receive a shipment of children's reading books made possible through your donations.
April 29, 2018
Mission District, San Francisco
Children in the Mission District area of San Francisco will receive much needed backpacks and school supplies through the La Raza Community Center. Your donations help organizations like these make a difference for these families in need.
April 29, 2018
Bagumbayan Elementary School in Navotas receives a a shipment of children's reading books. These are used to fill the school's library with reading and learning books, opening access by kids to much broader, current and worldwide material.
April 29, 2018
US children's reading books were distributed to Aeta Elementary in the town of Iba, Zambales in the Northeastern Philippines. Books foster a love of learning. Education is the way out of poverty.
Many Thanks to our donors for their support in helping us help children's schools like Aeta Elementary!
February 15, 2018
More Backpacks and School Supplies Delivered
Hundreds of backpacks and school supplies were delivered to two of the most underserved schools in Navotas, Philippines- Bagumbayan Elementary and San Roque Elementary. Even supplies as basic as pencils and paper are precious so these supplies go along way in fostering learning!
December 26, 2017
Paite Mabato Elementary
We are proud to be supporting the Aeta children at the Paite Mabato Elementary School in Zambales province. The Aetas, are one of several nomadic indigenous people in the Philippines living in isolated mountain parts in the Philippines. Your donated shipments of English reading books were warmly received and will go far to bring the world to them through reading.
October 14, 2017
The Sagad Elementary School in Pasig, Philippines, has received a shipment of hundreds of reading and learning books. Again, your donations go far towards helping improve the lives of underprivileged children. CRF Thanks you!
September 18, 2017
Helping Homeless with Learning
On the drive back from delivering school supplies, these children were found studying on the side of a busy congested freeway. Our manager was saddened by this sight, she asked to speak to their parents and gave them the last few donations of backpacks and supplies she had in the car. Street children live their lives at the side of freeways - a daily sight in the Philippines.
September 8, 2017
Students at the Luisevera Elem School in the province of Bicol receive hundreds of backpacks filled with school supplies. Your donations directly impact programs such as this and go a long way towards changing the lives of children one student at a time!
September 8, 2017
Hundreds of US children's reading books were delivered to the Kalawaan Elementary School in Pasig City, Philippines. The addition of these books impacts childrens' lives positively in so many ways. Thank you for helping us make this happen!
August 23, 2017
Backpacks filled with school supplies were distributed to students of the Anopo Elementary School in Albay, Philippines. In many of the poorer elementary schools, children travel to school barefooted as they cannot afford the 50 cent cost of a pair of rubber flipflops. A backpack full of supplies gives kids a huge learning 'lift' thanks to your donations!
July 27, 2017
Danao Elementary School
CRF school supply-filled backpacks were distributed by country manager, Ninia, to the Danao Elementary School in Danao, Philippines, as part of our backpack drive. Your donations make programs such as these possible.
July 27, 2017
Pintor Elementary School
Backpacks filled with school supplies were distributed to the Pintor Elementary School, in the town of Polangui, Philippines. Special thank you to Carmelita Natividad for her generous donation in making the distributions in June happen for several schools in the province of Albay.
July 6, 2017
Crates with hundreds of pounds of children's reading books were distributed delivered to the Baquilan Resettlement School in Zambales province, Philippines. Children and teachers were thrilled to receive this book donation! CRF thanks you for your continued support in making programs like this happen.
April 15, 2017
Aid to Angono
This drive brought critical supplies to one of the poorest areas in the Rizal region of the Philippines. Clothing, shoes, infant supplies and school supplies/backpacks were distributed to poorest residents of Angono. This community of several thousand people live along Laguna Lake with no running water and sewage. In gratitude, the entire village put on a heartfelt presentation, the children dressing in their finest to sing karaoke and dance. The love of the village was overwhelming, the children respectful, polite and full of smiles. Click here to see more. April 15, 2017
Books for Pag Asa School Children
CRF conducted a site visit to distribute books to pre-school children at Barangay Pag Asa, Angono, Philippines. The teachers and schoolchildren at Pag Asa organized a presentation where a beautiful poem was recited. Over the years, we at CRF have seen how children's reading books can spark a love of learning and create imagination and hope for those who have so little.
February 24, 2017
Christmas at Bilibiran and Palangoy
Our country manager organized the distribution of Christmas food packages and gifts for hundreds of indigent families in the towns of Bilibiran and Palangoy, Philippines. This would not be possible if not for our generous donors and tireless volunteers, without which programs like this would not be possible.
December 28, 2016