SEED This!

SEED This!

  I am extremely proud of the collaborative approach of Mentors International with other NGO’s and learning institutions. This attitude was already in place when I came on board, and from my perspective – it’s sorely needed among the charitable...
Learning and Applying the Lessons

Learning and Applying the Lessons

“The experience that stands out in my mind is of an older lady taking care of her granddaughter. Together they ran a small tindahan (store) in their house. Even though the Philippines is overly saturated with these kinds of stores, every time my partner and I visited...
Burgers Make Me Smile

Burgers Make Me Smile

Meet Gina Cabisa from the Philippines. She has a tiny little restaurant that sells burgers, fries, shakes, and other stuff. When the Utah State University SEED interns met her she didn’t have a sign or anything to advertise her small restaurant. Even though she...
Service On the Weekend

Service On the Weekend

Shout out to the Utah State University SEED Interns. Last month they volunteered on a Saturday to help Mentors Philippines’ client Nanay Valencia paint her school so that it would be ready for the upcoming school year.  Nanay Valencia has a private preschool in...