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Villar extends financial assistance to victims of sex-for-fly scandal
Posted on July 26, 2013

By Mario B. Casayuran http://mb.com.ph/News/National_News/19283/Villar_extends_financial_assistance_to_victims_of_sex-for-fly_scandal#.UfHdKo1QHTU Senator-elect Cynthia Villar, managing director of Villar Foundation, gave assistance to the three victims of the "sex-for-flight" scandal that hit the Philippine embassy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) on Wednesday. Villar personally extended the financial assistance to the victims at a Taguig city restaurant which would cover the expenses of the victims returning to their respective families. The


Villar-led Vista Land to build churches
Posted on July 15, 2013

http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/business/07/15/13/villar-led-vista-land-build-churches MANILA, Philippines - Villar-led property developer Vista Land Inc. is now building churches in its residential developments around the country. This as former Senator Manny Villar led the inauguration and blessing of the San Vicente Church in Camella's Gran Europa development in Cagayan de Oro last Saturday. The church, named after the patron saint of the province, is the first built by Vista Land outside of Metro Manila. Designed by Architect Arturo Secuya, the church has a


Las Piñas finds plastic answer to school chair shortage
Posted on May 25, 2013

By Jaymee T. Gamil http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/415241/las-pinas-finds-plastic-answer-to-school-chair-shortage-2#ixzz2a70SHSzP Short on school chairs this coming school year? Why not make some out of trash? In Las Piñas City, a recycling plant can do just that. Inaugurated by the Villar Foundation on Friday, a factory in Barangay Ilaya is now turning plastic wastes into armchairs which will soon be distributed among campuses in Metro Manila. The foundation tapped the Davao-based Envirotech Waste Recycling Inc. for the


Cynthia Villar leads volunteers in clean-up of Manila Bay habitat
Posted on January 30, 2013

http://www.malaya.com.ph/index.php/news/nation/21632-cynthia-villar-leads-volunteers-in-clean-up-of-manila-bay-habitat   FORMER Las Pinas Rep. Cynthia Villar on Saturday led the clean-up drive at Manila Bay in the Las Piñas-Parañaque Critical Habitat & Eco-Tourism Area or LPPCHEA where 1,500 sacks of garbage were collected. Villar, also managing director of Villar Foundation, underscored the need to clean our environment to prevent flooding.  “Protection of the environment will save us from disasters and calamities.


'Villards' returns
Posted on September 25, 2012

By People's JournalPosted on Saturday, September 22, 2012 00:00 Published from: journal.com.ph (http://www.journal.com.ph/index.php/sports/38433-villards-returns) Sixteen aspiring pool players from Bulacan will take a shot at joining the likes of Efren “Bata” Reyes, Francisco


Villar joins walk for a cause
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Cris A. IbonPosted on September 18, 2012 Published from: manilastandardtoday (http://manilastandardtoday.com/2012/09/18/villar-joins-walk-for-a-cause/) Batangas City — Former Rep. Cynthia Villar, managing director of the Villar Foundation, and Batangas Gov. Vilam Santos-Recto led the Walk for A Cause in support of beneficiaries among the youth, indigents and persons with disability.


Agriculture will be ex-Rep. Villar’s Senate ‘baby’
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Butch Fernandez & Lyn ResurreccionPosted on Thursday, 13 September 2012 Published from: businessmirror.com.ph (http://businessmirror.com.ph/home/top-news/32773-agriculture-will-be-ex-rep-villars-senate-baby) AGRICULTURE is the new advocacy


Birdwatchers join calls vs Manila Bay reclamation project
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Sandy AranetaPosted on Sep 13, 2012 Published from: philstar.com (http://www.philstar.com/nation/article.aspx?publicationsubcategoryid=65&articleid=848186) MANILA, Philippines – A birdwatchers’ group aired its opposition yesterday to a planned Manila Bay reclamation project, saying it would destroy a bird sanctuary along the coastline of Parañaque and Las Piñas. The Wild Bird Club of the Philippines (WBCP)


Ornithologists: Bird strikes no reason for Manila Bay Reclamation Project
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Benjamin B. PultaPosted on Thursday, 13 Septeber 2012 Published from: tribuneonline.org (http://www.tribuneonline.org/index.php/metro-section/item/4196-ornithologists-bird-strikes-no-reason-for-manila-bay-reclamation-project) A multibillion-peso project to reclaim a portion of the Manila Bay in the southern part of Metro Manila has incurred the ire of ornithologists who said the project’s proponents


A P14-B conundrum: Manila Bay reclamation contractor an SEC ghost
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Victor C. AgustinPosted  on September 7, 2012 Published from: interaksyon.com (http://www.interaksyon.com/business/42516/cocktales–a-p14-b-conundrum-manila-bay-reclamation-contractor-an-sec-ghost) The contractor for the P14-billion reclamation project opposed by former Las Pinas Rep. Cynthia Villar and various leftwing and environmental groups has no records with the Securities and Exchange


Fisherfolk, poor support stay order
Posted on September 24, 2012

By A. S. O. AlegadoPosted on September 05, 2012 Published from: bworldonline.com  (http://www.bworldonline.com/content.php?section=Nation&title=Other-stories-%2809%2F06%2F12%29&id=57989) FISHERFOLK AND urban poor groups have supported a stay order sought by former Las Piñas City Rep. Cynthia A. Villar on a reclamation project along Manila Bay’s coast. In a


High court urged to stop P14-B Manila Bay reclamation project
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Tetch TorresPosted on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 Published from: inquirer.net (http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/264830/high-court-urged-to-stop-p14-b-manila-bay-reclamation-project) MANILA, Philippines—Various organizations of fisherfolk, urban poor, church, environmental and health organizations joined the call for the Supreme Court to stop the P14-billion reclamation project in Manila Bay. In their 14-page motion to


12 groups want to join case vs Manila Bay project
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Dennis CarcamoPosted  on  September 05, 2012 Published from: philstar.com (http://www.philstar.com/nation/article.aspx?publicationsubcategoryid=200&articleid=845573) MANILA, Philippines – Twelve groups have asked the Supreme Court to allow them to act as petitioners-intervenors in the case filed by former Las Piñas Rep. Cynthia Villar and more than 300,000 residents of the city against the P14 billion


Repatriated OFWs undergo skills training
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Jean FernandoPosted by Online on Sep 2nd, 2012 Published from: tempo.com.ph (http://www.tempo.com.ph/2012/repatriated-ofws-undergo-skills-training/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter) Philippines – Thirty repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and their immediate relatives from different provinces benefited from the


Villar nakiisa sa Green SONA
Posted on September 24, 2012

By Niño Aclan  Posted : wednesday, 29 August 2012 Published from: hatawtabloid.com  (http://hatawtabloid.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=45953%3A-villar-nakiisa-sa-green-sona&catid=34%3Acatfrontpage&Itemid=65) NAKIISA si Villar Foundation Managing Director Cynthia Villar sa Green SONA (State of the Nature Assessment)  upang sa


Coco net from coconut husk
Posted on February 13, 2012

Published from http://www.mb.com.ph/articles/350915/coco-net-coconut-husk By ZAC B. SARIAN February 10, 2012, 4:03pm MANILA, Philippines — There’s really money and job


Assistance For Three Distressed OFWs
Posted on February 11, 2012

Published from http://www.mb.com.ph/articles/350952/assistance-for-three-distressed-ofws By  FRANCIS T. WAKEFIELD February 10, 2012, 7:38pm


Cynthia Villar: A weaver of dreams and success
Posted on February 03, 2012

Published from http://www.manilatimes.net/index.php/opinion/columnist1/16411-cynthia-villar-a-weaver-of-dreams-and-success By    DANNY FAJARDO Friday, February


Cynthia Villar Saves A River
Posted on January 30, 2012

Published from http://www.mb.com.ph/articles/349627/cynthia-villar-saves-a-river By   DEEDEE M. SIYTANGCO January 29, 2012, 4:28am


Villar Foundation distributes relief
Posted on January 24, 2012

Published from http://www.mindanaodailybalita.com/content/?p=2416 By  mdb-admin 23 January 2012


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