Provide Protection Through an Education Program

by Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc
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Project Report | Mar 11, 2024
Milestone Achievement: Street children Baptized, Paving the Way for Formal Education

By Jem Tumbaga | Resource Mobilization and Communication Officer

MANILA CITY, Philippines — Childhope Foundation proudly shares the success story of the baptism of the Rios siblings, marking a transformative milestone in their journey towards obtaining birth certificates and accessing formal education. The organization's dedicated social workers played a pivotal role in making this achievement possible.

Formerly without formal documentation, the Rios siblings have taken a monumental step towards securing their identities, unlocking doors to a world of educational opportunities. The recent baptism not only signifies a spiritual journey but also establishes the foundation for their integration into formal schooling.

Enrolling a child in school in the Philippines comes with pre-enrollment requirements, including submitting an authenticated birth certificate, vaccination records, and other crucial documents. For many beneficiaries of Childhope Philippines, the lack of birth certificates became a significant barrier to entering formal education.

Childhope Foundation's committed social workers worked tirelessly to navigate bureaucratic challenges, ensuring the necessary steps were taken to initiate the process of obtaining birth certificates for the Rios siblings. This accomplishment resonates with the organization's mission to break barriers and offer underprivileged children the chance to receive an education.

In a parallel effort, Childhope Philippines took a significant step towards community empowerment on February 18, 2024. The organization organized an orientation on Late Birth Registration as part of its Family Development Project, bringing together 38 parents of Childhope beneficiaries. The orientation served as a crucial platform to address the challenges surrounding late birth registration, emphasizing its vital role in securing a child's identity and legal status.

Parents were enlightened on the significance of timely registration and the far-reaching impact it has on a child's access to essential services, education, and social benefits. The session included detailed information on the late birth registration process and presented the necessary requirements for completion. The aim was not only to educate parents but also to facilitate an open dialogue, addressing any queries and concerns they may have had about the registration process.

Vince Balza, Program Manager at Childhope Foundation, expressed, "We congratulate the Rios siblings on this important occasion. It's not just about the religious ceremony; it's about opening doors to a brighter future through formal education. Our social workers are dedicated to overcoming obstacles and creating pathways for every child to thrive."

This achievement stands as a testament to the organization's unwavering commitment to empowering children, breaking the cycle of poverty, and fostering holistic development within vulnerable communities. Childhope Foundation continues to be a beacon of hope, creating opportunities and transforming lives.

IN PHOTO: Orientation on Late Birth Registration
IN PHOTO: Orientation on Late Birth Registration
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Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc

Location: Manila, N/A - Philippines
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Twitter: @ChildhopePH
Project Leader:
Mylene Lagman
Resource Mobilization and Communications Manager
Manila , N/A Philippines
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