1811 Shining Jewels Philippines

Building a brighter future for impoverished children in the Philippines
1811 Shining Jewels Philippines

Aimed at reducing the incidence of truancy in primary schools as a result of poverty and malnutrition, the Shining Jewels project facilitates opportunities in achieving quality education amongst at-risk children.

A positive working relationship between schools, the municipal health department and a band of enthusiastic volunteers from the local community has resulted in collaborative efforts attaining improved outcomes in health, hygiene, nutrition and well-being.

Fun competitions and a joyful atmosphere engage with those children most at risk of truancy and keep them focused on accomplishing excellence in education.

Key Areas of Investment

  • Improved health / well-being of destitute children
  • Quality education provided for at-risk students
  • Catch-up tuition programs
  • University scholarships for tertiary education
  • Improved futures for Filipino youth through vocational training scholarships

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