Operation Blessing Fights Malnutrition with Bless-a-Child

Operation Blessing Fights Malnutrition with Bless-a-Child

PAYATAS, Quezon City — Malnutrition remains one of the biggest problems that prevent school-age children from attending or performing well in school. The word malnutrition simply means “bad feeding” in Latin. If a child is being fed fairly enough in terms of quantity, but still lacks important nutrients, that child could still end up malnourished. To help eradicate this perennial problem, Operation […]

Chef Rosebud Whips Up Healthy Dishes in Payatas

Chef Rosebud Whips Up Healthy Dishes in Payatas

PAYATAS, Quezon City — Camote buchi, veggie omelette, and veggie meatballs with sweet and sour sauce—what a sumptuous and healthy treat to start the day right! Celebrity chef Rosebud Benitez shares these nutritious recipes to fellow mothers in a recent Operation Blessing (OB) feeding program for undernourished children in Payatas. Chef Rosebud’s culinary demo became an opportunity for mothers to learn new […]

Niño Muhlach Shares Insights to ‘Mompreneurs’

Niño Muhlach Shares Insights to ‘Mompreneurs’

PAYATAS, Quezon City — Businessman, director, and actor Niño Muhlach recently visited this community to sit down and share helpful insights with mothers who received small-scale livelihood projects from Operation Blessing (OB). Over cups of coffee and his bestselling Muhlach ensaymadas, Niño inspired OB’s “mom-preneurs” with the story of how their family business began from his lola’s well-loved recipe. Starting […]

Paolo Valenciano Wheels in a Big Surprise

Paolo Valenciano Wheels in a Big Surprise

PAYATAS, Quezon City — Salamin band frontman Paolo Valenciano was a volunteer for a day when he joined Operation Blessing in assembling a remarkable gift for Tatay Rodrigo of Payatas. The 62-year-old father enjoyed life’s simplicity even while living near the Payatas dumpsite. He worked as a driver to support his family, and through his perseverance, he was able to send his […]