Operation Blessing Transforms Lives in the Visayas, One Community at A Time

Operation Blessing Transforms Lives in the Visayas, One Community at A Time

Tacloban City – When restoration seemed impossible in the areas devastated by Super Typhoon Yolanda (International code name: Haiyan), Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines, Inc. was among the organizations who led the challenge to reverse the plight of the survivors. When asked what she would do to bring relief to the ruined cities, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Dr. […]

This week at CBN Asia – July 28, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – July 28, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are pleased to see how much our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing, has done for Typhoon Yolanda survivors. In the seven months after the super typhoon hit the Visayas, Operation Blessing has helped close to 800,000 Yolanda survivors. After giving more than 450,000 relief packs and feeding close to 140,000 people, Operation Blessing has moved […]

This week at CBN Asia – July 7, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are thrilled to see how our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing’s Orphan’s Promise program, has dramatically changed the life of a three year old child. Through the Orphan’s Promise program, Operation Blessing helps children who have been orphaned, neglected, abandoned or abused. The foundation does this by giving critical funds to select orphanages. Pansamantalang iniwan […]

Undiminished Hope

Undiminished Hope

Homes and other belongings may have been turned into ashes, but people in Barangay 120, Grace Park, Caloocan City, did not lose hope that life will go.  Last April 20, a massive fire burned down at least 400 houses and displaced more than a thousand families. Operation Blessing Foundation Philippines distributed mats and blankets, food packs, and clothing to the […]

This week at CBN Asia – June 23, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – June 23, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are delighted to see many of our kababayans benefit from the free healthcare services that our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing, provides. Marami pa rin sa ating mga kababayan na nakatira sa mga mahihirap at malalayong komunidad, ang hindi makapunta sa ospital. Tuwing sila ay may sakit, hindi sila makapagpatingin sa duktor. Operation Blessing makes […]

Golden Yellow Buildings and Sweet Laughter

Golden Yellow Buildings and Sweet Laughter

Written By Heizel Mainar, Operation Blessing Volunteer After braving the bumpy ride in a narrow dirt road forty five minutes from Tacloban, our Operation Blessing team, together with five members from Crossover World, finally reached its destination – Baculanad Elementary School. The school, glistening in the sun with its golden yellow paint and freshly cut green grass, is in the […]

This week at CBN Asia – June 16, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – June 16, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – May 26, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are delighted to see how our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing, is restoring under-nourished children to good health. Every year, Operation Blessing looks for under-nourished children in impoverished communities who they can enroll in their Bless-A-Child program. Ang mga batang napili ay binibigyan natin ng masustansyang pagkain araw-araw. Sinusubaybayan din natin ang kanilang kalusugan sa […]

This week at CBN Asia – April 21, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – April 21, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are looking at how our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing, is helping rebuild the lives of Yolanda survivors in Leyte, Samar, and the Panay Island by providing them with different sources of livelihood. Gamit ang kakaunting natira sa kanilang kabuhayan, pilit na bumabangon ang mga biktima ng bagyo mula sa trahedyang pinagdaanan. To help strengthen […]

This week at CBN Asia – April 7, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – April 7, 2014

Thousands of Sta. Fe, Leyte Students, Barefoot no More

Thousands of Sta. Fe, Leyte Students, Barefoot no More

Written By Ana Marie Tiangco STA. FE, Leyte — MORE than a thousand barefoot kids and children in tattered shoes and worn out slippers marched toward the expansive school grounds of the Sta. Fe Central School, the biggest school in this district, last Tuesday morning, diligently falling in line behind designated scouts who carried their special “numbers.” Unmindful of the […]

This week at CBN Asia – March 31, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – March 31, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are looking at how our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing, is bringing back the spring in the steps of the children survivors of Typhoon Yolanda. When you’ve lost so much in a major calamity, it is easy to overlook one’s seemingly, small and insignificant needs. Operation Blessing, in partnership with Soles for Souls, has chosen […]

Operation Blessing’s Boat-Making Project Helps Mang Max Send His Children to School

Operation Blessing’s Boat-Making Project Helps Mang Max Send His Children to School

Written By Heizel Mainar, Volunteer Writer, Operation Blessing Mang Max is a fisherman, but why is he making boats? Well, blame it on Typhoon Yolanda since it washed out their houses and their means of livelihood. Fortunately, Mang Max also knows how to make boats as he learned it from his Tatay Prudito. Max Salvador Prado is 40 years old […]

This week at CBN Asia – March 24, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – March 24, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are looking at how our hit animated children’s series, Superbook, is helping restore hope and put the smiles back in the faces of children affected by Typhoon Yolanda. When the super typhoon hit the Visayas last year, many children were orphaned, left homeless, robbed of laughter, and deprived of play. Kaya naman ang ating […]

This week at CBN Asia – March 17, 2014

This week at CBN Asia – March 17, 2014

This week at CBN Asia, we are looking at how our humanitarian arm, Operation Blessing, is helping restore normalcy to the lives of the people in Guiuan, Samar and Tacloban, Leyte. When Typhoon Yolanda struck the Visayas in early November of last year, millions lost their homes and had to take temporary shelter in tents and other makeshift structures. To […]