Finding Home in the City of Hope

by Franklin A. Colasito, Holy Virgin of Salvacion School Inc. Faculty Member: There, she stood before us at the Arrival Area, Tacloban DZR Airport sometime in July 2018. Tall and…

Participant Stories

Child of Tides

written by Milla Stassen (participant from Belgium) In 3 months, I live, I discover, and learned a lot. The Filipino culture is so different from Belgium. You begin to open your…


YES Abroad Filipino Language Camp

The Filipino Language Camp for YES Abroad Participants was held last October 15-19. During the said event, students were taught the basics of the Filipino Language by an instructor from…

Participant Stories

The Black Hole

written by Valerio Dominici (participant from Italy) I can’t put in words how this experience literally changed every aspect of my life. During my program I took part of the…