Ate Remi, 60 years old and a true entrepreneur! She raised six children of which two graduated from college – one summa cum laude. Since her husband was not able to support his family sufficiently, Remi did everything she could to earn some extra money. When the children were in High School she made Native delicacies and sold them from her home. She cleans at four different households and sews costumes for school. She is very determined: “That time I’m … Read More
Can you imagine how it is to be a shoe repair man in the Philippines and what life that entails? And can you imagine how it feels, when you lose your job in the shoe business due to athritis and can’t support your family with five children and a wife who is bending over backwards to survive? Benjamin can. That is his story. Through Dandelion’s support he was able to buy some shoe repair material and now takes on orders … Read More
Here we proudly present our frontman in the Philippines: Lou! He sustains important contacts – like the church authorities where we are allowed to carry out Dandelion projects, keeps in touch with the people from the micro credit progam, invents new ideas how Dandelion can help and considers whether the idea can be realized, he will be leading the new building project for the first training center rooms for Dandelion and tons more. Thank you, Lou!! Without you our projects … Read More
It has become a tradition at Dandelion already – the annual charity run at the High School in Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn. The fourth in a row took place on July 14th this year. The students ran around their school building zealously – thereby supporting numerous families in the Philippines that desperately need help. Thanks a lot for your engagement, for the donations and the cooperation of the school administration and the parents’ council. We are looking forward to next year!
On July 27th in 2015 the Charity Run of the Gymnasium Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn will take place. Around 500 students will participate for a good purpose from around 9-11am. Per each round (around 2km) supporters such as parents, organizations, teachers, relatives or friends can donate a certain amount to the students. The proceeds will be donated – as last year – to Dandelion – Hands on Charity International e.V., which will spend it on numerous aid projects. We want to say thanks … Read More