A way out of poverty

10/17/2018

Not a few tears were shed, nor were there fewer groans of despair heard when it was announced that there were two winners of the P1.180 billion ultra lotto grand prize, the biggest last Sunday evening. The…

Quake survivors deal with hunger, thirst

10/01/2018

PALU — In the wake of mass destruction caused by a 7.4-magnitude earthquake and the subsequent tsunami, survivors in Palu and Donggala in Central Sulawesi have been scrambling to salvage food supplies and other items, as aid…

Senior Wharton fellow in Cebu to raise funds to fight hunger

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 09/24/2018

DR. Brian To, a senior Wharton fellow, will be in Cebu on September 28 for the third part of Strategic Leadership and Management Program (SLAMP 3), which envisions to coach participants on the behavioral approach to strategy…

The inner hunger

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 08/18/2018

At breakfast this morning, “Litany,” a poem by Billy Collins, flashed into my mind. Collins begins with these lines by the Belgian poet Jacques Crickillon: You are the bread and the knife, The crystal goblet and the…

National father hunger

JASON BAGUIA 06/19/2018

Many of the Presidents most ardent supporters have appended to his nickname the word “Tatay,” Filipino for father, such that he is to them “Tatay Digong.” In the movie “The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” one of…

Year of bloodshed, year of peace

Editorial 12/29/2017

To the judiciary belongs the task of determining the guilt or absence thereof of Winifredo Miro, accused of being the brains behind the slay of the late Ermita chief Felicisimo Rupinta. Miro, a former Ermita barangay councilman…

Globe, Rise Against Hunger unite to help displaced Marawi families

PR 12/05/2017

Globe Telecom recently lent support to international non-government organization Rise Against Hunger (RAH) as part of its ongoing efforts to help the displaced families in Marawi and to strengthen its employees volunteering program. Over 300 Globe employee…

Study: World pollution deadlier than wars, disasters, hunger

AP 10/20/2017

NEW DELHI — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world, more than smoking, hunger or natural disasters, and more than…

Rise Against Hunger develops global strategic plan in Cebu

PR 09/02/2017

RISE Against Hunger’s leaders and board members will join together in Cebu for the organization’s annual international summit. The hunger relief organization, which is based in Raleigh, North Carolina, will work on creating their first Global Strategic…

Run to eradicate hunger on July 30

Glendale G. Rosal 06/03/2017

MEMBERS of the Cebu-based Simply Share Foundation take their first ambitious step towards eradicating hunger by staging the Philippine Zero-Hunger Run on July 30 at the Terraces in Ayala Center Cebu. The Simply Share Foundation said 15…

End Hunger Summit tackles child nutrition

Intern 05/03/2017

  Carmen’s nine-year-old son did not want to eat vegetables before. But after availing of Gawad Kalinga’s Kusina ng Kalinga (KNK) feeding program, she said that her son now wants to eat vegetables more than ever. He…

Appetite regulators

Dr. Philip S. Chua 11/20/2016

IN THIS day and age of health consciousness and the appreciation of the value and role of weight on longevity, interest in weight control and dieting is greater than ever. This leads to the question as to…

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