MANILA, Philippines – On 10th August 2017, Thursday, Virlanie Foundation Inc. will celebrate 25 years of empowering marginalized street children with its most distinguished and faithful corporate and private partners.

The celebration will take place at Novotel Manila Arena Center, General Aquinaldo Avec, Cubao in Quezon City.

A photo exhibition, “25 Smiles” will be open to the public from 4 p.m. It will display 25 portraits and testimonies of Virlanie staff, volunteers, partners and beneficiaries to give the public a glance of who build the soul of our Foundation, day after day.

The gala night will start at 6 PM. Staff, volunteers and partners will stand together as agents of change for a night of rejoicing 17,000 lives of children and families transformed since 1992. These are all thanks to the consistent supporters of the Foundation. All guests will enjoy cocktail reception, an elegant sit-down dinner, as well as an engaging program including testimonies from Virlanie President, Vice-President, corporate partners and beneficiaries.

Moreover, the Foundation will also launch its milestone video, aiming at showing the major evolutions of the Foundation since its creation in 1992.

The guests will also have the chance to witness the Virlanie Voices’ performances. Virlanie Voices is the choir of Virlanie, founded in 2004 and became the Foundation’s best ambassador throughout the years through their performances across the Philippines and Europe.

 

Virlanie Foundation, Inc.

As a child caring non-profit institution, Virlanie Foundation sets out to protect and empower children for a brighter future.

With the help of our supporters, we reach out to the poorest of the poor – helping children and street families with history of abandonment, abuse, exploitation, neglect, and those with physical and mental disabilities. Since our founding in 1992, along with corporations, organisations, and thoughtful individuals, we have helped 17,000 street children cope and recover from their traumatic histories.

Website: www.virlanie.org

Facebook: @virlaniefoundation

Twitter: @Virlanie

 

CONTACT DETAILS

4055 Yague Street, Barangay Singkamas

Makati City, Metro Manila

Philippines 1204

Tel: +6328955260 and +6328962289

Fax: +6328955232

Email: ashley.venerable@virlanie.org