Beyond the relief efforts, there was a pressing need to provide sustainable help to the poorest families affected by the typhoon, including Virginia’s. Thankfully, the Developing World Connections (DWC) from Canada instantly reached out to support the home rebuilding and restoration project.
Cheryl was only 7 years old when Elisabet, Rise Above Cebu founder, met her at a special school for the handicapped. Cheryl is now turning 26, and a 3rd-year college student taking up Psychology at a premier university of Cebu. Just recently, she received her Tuition fee for July-August Summer Classes.