Through the Laura Vicuna Foundation, which is run by the Salesian sisters, we are able to support effeorts to alleviate the sufferings of street children in Manila and beyond.
The LVF have drop-in centres in 2 locations in Metro Manila and a home for sexually abused girls . They also help raise awareness about issues of child exploitation .
Other centres in the country help with out of school youths and child workers and trafficked children.
Some wonderful work in giving children a better future.
Their latest project is to address the needs of the child workers in the sugar cane industry, to defend their rights and help them get an education and a way out of poverty