Grace Nono Photo by Neal Oshima, Drape by Narda Capuyan

Preserving Filipino Identity through the Traditional Arts

While well-known in the Philippines as an acclaimed artist and performer, here at Give2Asia, Grace Nono is foremost the founder and leader of the Tao Foundation for Culture and Arts, one of Give2Asia’s fiscal sponsorship partners. In an article from Positively Filipino, Nono shares her journey through the arts, and how her search for greater […]

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Give2Asia and Philam Paaralan partner to build classrooms in Yolanda-hit areas

As part of its efforts to assist with disaster response in the Philippines, Give2Asia has partnered with Philam Paaralan, a project organization founded in 2012 by the Philam Foundation, in partnership with the Department of Education. Philam Paaralan (“Philam School”) aims to provide access to education through building fully-furnished classrooms in calamity-stricken, unserved, and underserved […]

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With Support, Mith Samlanh Provides Street Children in Cambodia with Quality Education

In May 2006 “Mith Samlanh”, an NGO that works to meet the essential needs of street children in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, was facing eviction.

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Join Three Conferences for Disaster Preparedness in Asia

Give2Asia and the International Institute for Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) have joined together to work on the NGO Disaster Preparedness Program, which is a three-year program aimed at strengthening community-level disaster preparedness in Asia. The program will do so through financial support of the most innovative and effective disaster preparedness initiatives in at-risk communities in Bangladesh, […]

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Phung’s dream of education motivates AMA Education Foundation

The New York Times shared a story this week  about a girl’s inspiring experience. Her name is Phung, and she lives in rural Vietnam. Since 2011, then just 14 years old, she faces many challenges: her mother passed from cancer and the family shoulders the daunting medical debt; her father works in Ho Chi Minh […]

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Requesting Proposals: Disaster Preparedness & Resiliency Programs

Earthquakes, tsunamis, and landslides have shaken communities  across all continents over the past decade, bringing focus to natural disasters and climate change impact, as the 2013 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report highlight. We have witnessed disasters in Aceh, Indonesia in 2004; Sichuan Province, China in 2008; Tohoku, Japan in 2011; and Eastern Samar, […]