Give Books to Children in the Philippines

 
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Give Books to Children in the Philippines

Give Books to Children in the Philippines
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Untitled Contest Piece

Untitled Contest Piece
CANVAS' stories are original and result from a unique storywriting competition. These stories are inspired by a piece of art (e.g. this piece by artist Elmer Borlongan), and the winning story is published as a full color children's book. (view small | med | large | orig)

"The Rocking Horse" by Becky Bravo

"The Rocking Horse" by Becky Bravo
This is the first children's story to win CANVAS' annual competition. Critically acclaimed, it won the prestigious Golden Book Award in 2006. (view small | med | large | orig)

Our Books

Our Books
Since 2005, we've published 10 children's books, some of which have won the most prestigious awards, including the National Book Award in 2008. E-Book versions of the books are also downloadable for free on our website. (view small | med | large | orig)

GlobalGiving Away Our Books in Lambak Marilao

GlobalGiving Away Our Books in Lambak Marilao
For many of these children from urban poor communities, our books will be the very first books they will actually own! (view small | med | large | orig)

GlobalGiving Away Our Books in Batanes Island

GlobalGiving Away Our Books in Batanes Island
Our books have found their way to the Batanes Islands, the northernmost inhabited islands of the Philippines. :-) (view small | med | large | orig)

CANVAS books delivered by Cordillera Trust

CANVAS books delivered by Cordillera Trust
Photo from Progress Report 'Bringing Our Books to Truly Remote Communities' (view small | med | large | orig)

Falling in line to get a book

Falling in line to get a book
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Beautiful children with beautiful books

Beautiful children with beautiful books
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Thank you, 12th Marine Battalion!

Thank you, 12th Marine Battalion!
Photo from Progress Report 'Bringing Our Books to Truly Remote Communities' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Project Leader

Gigo Alampay

Quezon City, Metro Manila Philippines

Where is this project located?

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