Welcome to the Gelacio I. Yason Foundation Family Farm Schools web page!
We would like to thank everyone that contributed to the 12 days of christmas gift and fundraising appeal. It was a huge succes with over PHP 50,000 raised towards much needed facilites for the students and families of the school community.
However we are still in need of support so please visit our donations page to view different gift options for students and the school community.
We have many different gift options to suit all budgets so please view these options and tell you friends as well.
GIYF-FFS is also proud to announce a new partnership with Kopernik Technology Marketplace http://kopernik.info/. From this partnership a new initiative has emerged called the GIYF-FFS Social Enterprise Environmental Technologies (SEET) program, which aims to provide clean, affordable and efficient energy to some of the most disadvantaged communities in Oriental Mindoro. Read more about this exciting development by following this link.
Please browse the site and discover GIYF-FFS and its integrated approach to poverty alleviation for the rural farming, fishing and indigenous communities of Oriental Mindoro, Philippines.
This site allows you to experience farm school life in rural Philippines through viewing videos-and-pictures.php, reading success stories-from-the-field.php and remaining in the know about school activities and events via our twitter blog and Facebook links found below. You can also become a friend and supporter of the school through our volunteer.php, donate.php and fundraising-made-easy.php pages.
So start navigating through the menu and be inspired by the GIYF-FFS spirit to support this cause or even start your own.
The new Social Enterprise Environmental Technologies (SEET) program is literally lighting up the world of the students of GIYF-FFS.
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Teacher Marlon consulting with a local family about the new SEET program, which aims to provide clean, affordable and efficient energy some of the most disadvantaged communities of Oriental Mindoro
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