Charie Ferolin, Philippine Food Festival Sydney’s Shangri-La Hotel

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Filipino food is an intricate pattern of Spanish, Western, Chinese, Japanese and Pacific Islander flavours that serve as living proof of the country’s rich cultural history. Consisting of 7,000 islands, the Philippines has a tropical and humid climate, resulting in … Continued

Mentorship and training, Nova Pacaña, BCPD Alumni Philippines

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At the heart of the Foundation for Professional Training, Inc. (FPTI) Philippines lies their mission to contribute to the efforts of nation-building by empowering women of all walks of life, in particular the less privileged sectors – through development education, … Continued

Positive and cheerful, Heart Pacaña, BCPD Alumni Philippines

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The mission of the Foundation for Professional Training, Inc. (FPTI) Philippines (one of Reledev’s overseas partners) is to contribute to the efforts of nation-building by empowering women of all walks of life – especially from the less privileged sectors – … Continued

Developing personal values, Jay-Ann Amores, BCPD Philippines Alumni

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Lifelong development for women from all walks of life is the primary focus of the Foundation for Professional Training, Inc. one of Reledev’s overseas partners in the Philippines. The FPTI Schools believe that raising the educational level of women and … Continued

Jasmen: Philippines 2018

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Jasmen, photo taken in 2010 Jasmine was featured in 2013 and her story is worth re-telling. Jasmen is the third of nine children and her journey with the Banilad Centre for Professional Develpment (BCPD) began when a former student went … Continued

Daguhay sisters: Philippines 2014

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Detchie and Meldrid Daguhay both graduated from the Banilad Centre for Professional Development (BCPD) in 2013. Detchie is two years older than Meldrid. However, due to financial constraints, she had to stop schooling for a while. Both sisters finished their … Continued

Jasmen Orozco: Philippines 2013

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The third of 9 children, Jasmen’s family subsisted on the vegetables her father cultivated in a small garden patch and her mother sold at a market stall. After completing 2 years of vocational training at the Banilad Institute of Professional … Continued