Giving Back, Giving More: A continued support for the public schools of Bohol with Sun Life Foundation


Posted on Mar 29, 2017

ANTEQUERA, BOHOL, 29 MARCH 2017 – A reading corner was formally opened and turned over, last March 29, 2017, at Antequera Central Elementary School  for the benefit of almost 600 students in Antequera, Bohol. Representatives from both Children’s Hour and Sun Life Foundation attended the said ceremonial turnover. Apart from this, Children’s Hour and Sun […]


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The Annual Benefit Lunch 2017 “Harana: Mga himig at tinig ng pag-ibig”


Posted on Mar 3, 2017

Children’s Hour Philippines Foundation celebrated its yearly fund raising event, The Annual Benefit Lunch last 28th of February 2017 at Fairmont Hotel. It was an afternoon of fun, fine food, and fundraising, together with the foundation’s board of trustees, donors, partners, and friends. This year’s theme centers on “Harana,” an act of serenading one’s beloved.


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Children’s Hour Annual Benefit Lunch 2017: HARANA, Mga Himig at Tinig ng Pag-ibig


Posted on Feb 7, 2017

Treat yourself to an exceptional gourmet lunch prepared by Le Chef by Billy King, and be serenaded by one of the best Philippine divas, Ms. Bituin Escalante, along with other special guest performers. Your donation of PHP 3,000 for this event will help support our projects on education, health & nutrition, and child welfare & development for disadvantaged children nationwide.


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PCSO supports the Children’s Hour One Hour campaign


Posted on Feb 7, 2017

Last December 2016, Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) pledged to participate in the Children’s Hour One Hour Campaign. The 100% participation of the departments raised an P27, 970.00 that will support children’s projects in education, health & nutrition, and child welfare & development.


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Am-Phil Food Concepts supports Children’s Hour with annual Christmas fundraising campaign


Posted on Feb 3, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, Children’s Hour has been made the beneficiary of an annual Christmas fundraising campaign by Am-Phil Food Concepts. Under the leadership of Am-Phil President, Mr. Luigi Vera, it has been their goal to partner with Children’s Hour in providing better education for underprivileged children in the Philippines. Every Christmas season, from November to December, […]


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Children’s Hour ceremonial grant signing in Makati


Posted on Jan 13, 2017

Last August 18, Children’s Hour invited current and new partner organizations for a ceremonial grant agreement signing in Makati City, namely Virlanie Foundation for the Babies and Toddlers Home project, Synergia for CommUnity through Literacy, Museo Pambata for A+: Experience Museo Pambata, Pangarap Foundation for Reach for the SKY, Mater et Puer, the Brain Foundation […]


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School kits and rainwear for Baclaran Elementary School


Posted on Jan 13, 2017

Last August 30, Children’s Hour gave school kits and rainwear to the students of Baclaran Elementary School Unit 2 in Paranaque City. Our Happy to Help school kits contain a complete set of school supplies including notebooks, folders, crayons, pencils, pens, rulers, and even a pair of black shoes—essential supplies that prepare a student for […]


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Over 200 Happy to Help school kits for the new school year


Posted on Jan 13, 2017

New Children’s Hour volunteers packed over 200 Happy to Help school kits last August for the new school year. The event was held at Buklod Kalinga Para sa Kapwa Association, one of our partner organizations in Paranaque City. Every Children’s Hour Happy to Help school kit contains essential supplies such as notebooks, pencils, rulers, shoes, and […]


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2,000 cups of Creamy Delight yogurt for Children’s Hour beneficiaries


Posted on Jan 13, 2017

ABI Pascual Labs donated 2,000 cups of their bestselling Creamy Delight strawberry yogurt to Children’s Hour last November. Our child-beneficiaries from Christian Mission Services Philippines, Buklod Kalinga Para Sa Kapwa Association for Others, Asociacion de Damas de Filipinas, the Asian Social Insitute for Community Service, Maysan Elementary School, Navotas Day Care, ENFACE Foundation, Resources for […]


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Bear-y good gifts from United Airlines


Posted on Jan 13, 2017

Our child-beneficiaries from The Brain Foundation enjoyed an afternoon of fun as United Airlines gave them teddy bears from the company’s Give a Bear, Get a Bear global campaign. Individuals had the chance to purchase a bear of their own and another one for a child in need of health services. United Airlines employees were […]


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Internship Posting: Marketing and Communications


Posted on Jan 12, 2017

The Marketing and Communications team is in need of an intern for the first quarter of 2017. JOB DESCRIPTION The Marketing and Communications Intern shall be responsible for social media management and graphic design output. Main responsibilities include: Graphic design Photography Strategic content planning and social media management Short, high-impact videos Business writing Event planning and […]


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A new classroom for Burabod Elementary School


Posted on Jan 11, 2017

Since 2009, Children’s Hour has worked to develop and enhance the literacy and reading comprehension skills of students from 45 public schools in Libon, Albay through a project called CommUnity through Literacy (CTL). One of them is Burabod Elementary School. The CTL project in Burabod has continued to produce excellent readers among the community’s young […]


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Classrooms for Calizo


Posted on Jan 11, 2017

Our child-beneficiaries from Calizo Elementary School in Balete, Aklan can now enjoy two classrooms thanks to our partnership with Sun Life Financial Philippines. On September 2016, Children’s Hour and Sun Life—led by Children’s Hour Executive Director Geenette Garcia, Sun Life Asia President Kevin Strain, and Sun Life Foundation President Alex Narciso—flew to Aklan to officially […]


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Ironman 70.3 triathletes paint mural for Cebu school


Posted on Dec 20, 2016

A colorful triathlon-inspired mural greets the students of Marigondon Elementary School in Cebu as they go to class every morning. On 8 August 2016, triathletes who competed in the recently concluded Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines competition took time off after the race to bring color to the students of Marigondon Elementary through a mural drawn […]


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New Children’s Hour Learning Complex rises in Leyte


Posted on Dec 20, 2016

Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) gravely devastated Leyte in 2013, but a new Children’s Hour Learning Complex gives new hope to the region’s youngest learners. The complex will house students of the Holy Infant Daycare Center in ten classrooms with freshly painted blackboards, chairs, and tables, and their teachers in new staff rooms. Equipped with several bathrooms, […]


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#LawinPH Update and Emergency Appeal


Posted on Oct 22, 2016

At 8:00 AM on 22 October 2016, we received word from our partner organizations in Northern Luzon that all our child-beneficiaries in affected areas are back in their homes with their families. However, Super Typhoon Lawin devastated their homes and schools. Our children need your help.


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New classrooms for students in remote Luna, Apayao


Posted on Oct 12, 2016

Last October 8, Children’s Hour headed up north to Apayao with BDB Law Foundation to attend groundbreaking ceremonies at two sites for new public school classrooms. The new classrooms will be built under the Bayanihang Pampaaralan project of Children’s Hour, the organization’s classroom-building initiative which aims to address the gap in public school classrooms and improve learning environments across the Philippines.


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Children’s Hour Annual Benefit Lunch “KINSElebrasyon” raises P4 million


Posted on Jul 25, 2016

Children’s Hour welcomed 400 of its donors and partners at its biggest yearly fundraiser, the 2016 Children’s Hour Annual Benefit Lunch: KINSElebrasyon, an ode to the 15th anniversary of the One Hour Campaign that has helped over 850,000 underprivileged Filipino children since 1999.


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Sto. Rosario Elementary School enjoys new classroom from HSBC


Posted on Jan 19, 2016

Children’s Hour and HSBC gathered on March 7, 2016 for the inauguration of a new classroom at Sto. Rosario Elementary School in Pateros, Manila. The classroom is the second significant contribution of HSBC to the school, an addition to the first classroom they donated in 2013. Today, a two-story classroom building for Kinder students stands […]


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Buklod Kalinga celebrates with Sam Oh


Posted on Jan 19, 2016

Popular radio jock and Children’s Hour Champion Sam Oh celebrated her birthday with the children of Buklod Kalinga Para Sa Kapwa – Association for Others, one of the Foundation’s partner organizations, on February 17, 2016. Simone Rota, a former beneficiary of Buklod Kalinga and fellow Children’s Hour Champion, invited several Stallion Football Club volunteers to […]


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Children’s Hour launches “Circle of Champions”


Posted on Jan 19, 2016

Children’s Hour launched its individual fund raising and awareness campaign called “Circle of Champions” during its 2016 Annual Benefit Lunch last Feb. 11, 2016.


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Mano Amiga dreams with Together We Can Change the World


Posted on Jan 19, 2016

Together We Can Change the World (TWCCTW)—an international group of motivational speakers and trainers—shared their time, talents, and treasures with Children’s Hour scholars, the Grade 4 students of Mano Amiga Academy, in Taguig City last January 26, 2016. Children’s Hour has been supporting this class of underprivileged yet deserving Mano Amiga scholars from low-income families […]


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Am-Phil donates Php300,000 to build public school classrooms


Posted on Jan 19, 2016

Am-Phil Food Concepts, Inc. turned over Php300,000 on January 25, 2016 from running several special fundraising campaigns in their subsidiary restaurants during the Christmas season. From the sale of every Christmas ornament in Chili’s and Nanbantei of Tokyo, Php20 was donated to Children’s Hour. Tokyo Tonteki and Super Bowl of China also donated Php10 to […]


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