Little Leaders: Group provides after-school safe space for youth of color

Click here to view original post in Richmond Confidential. By Zainab Khan and Loi Almeron (Posted October 15, 2014 3:00 pm) Tucked away in the back corner of Richmond’s Community Health for Asian Americans (CHAA) center sits a hand-painted poster that reads “SEAYL IS IN.” Walking through the door, it’s immediately evident that this room isn’t like any other –… Continue reading Little Leaders: Group provides after-school safe space for youth of color

A Working Family: The NIAD Art Center in Richmond

Click here to view original post in Richmond Confidential. By Loi Almeron, Brett Murphy and Hannah Lawson (Posted September 9, 2014 7:53 am) The studio smells like wet clay and paint. Some of the artists work quietly, threading needle through a quilt or contemplating their next brushstroke. Others chirp and laugh and offer input to one another—always positive. Converted from a mechanic… Continue reading A Working Family: The NIAD Art Center in Richmond

Galing Pook Episode 13: Sarangani

Program: Galing Pook Episode 13: Sarangani Province Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: October 15, 17 and 20, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS In the final episode of Galing Pook, we learn how the people of Sarangani worked together to achieve peace and development despite… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 13: Sarangani

Galing Pook Episode 12: Paranaque City

Program: Galing Pook Episode 12: Paranaque City, Metro Manila Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: October 8, 10 and 13, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS In tonight’s episode of Galing Pook, we feature Parañaque City’s program that focuses on the needs of the youth. Tonight’s… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 12: Paranaque City

Galing Pook Episode 11: Las Pinas City

Program: Galing Pook Episode 11: Las Pinas City, Metro Manila Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: October 1, 3 and 6, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS In this episode of Galing Pook, we learn how the City Government of Las Pinas addressed the issue concerning… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 11: Las Pinas City

Galing Pook Episode 10: San Mateo

Program: Galing Pook Episode 10: Municipality of San Mateo, Isabela Province Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: September 24, 26 and 29, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS In this week’s episode of Galing Pook, learn how the tiny mung bean seeds changed the lives of… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 10: San Mateo

Galing Pook Episode 9: Zamboanga del Norte

Program: Galing Pook Episode 9: Zamboanga del Norte Province Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: September 17, 19 and 22, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS Amidst the crisis in Zamboanga City, Galing Pook features the peaceful and resourceful people in the neighboring province of Zamboanga del… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 9: Zamboanga del Norte

Galing Pook Episode 8: San Carlos City

Program: Galing Pook Episode 8: San Carlos City, Negros Occidental Province Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: September 10, 12 and 15, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel) SYNOPSIS Development need not be at the expense of the environment, as shown by the City of San Carlos in… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 8: San Carlos City

Galing Pook Episode 7: Limasawa

Program: Galing Pook Episode 7: Municipality of Limasawa, Leyte Province Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: September 3, 5 and 8, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS Galing Pook features the historic island municipality of Limasawa in Southern Leyte in its seventh episode. Although Limasawa is classified as… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 7: Limasawa

Galing Pook Episode 6: Upi

Program: Galing Pook Episode 6: Municipality of Upi, Maguindanao Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation Aired on: August 27, 29 and September 1, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)   SYNOPSIS In the sixth episode of Galing Pook, join Dok Eddie as he visits Upi, a municipality in Maguindanao. Learn how… Continue reading Galing Pook Episode 6: Upi