UP Tacloban valedictorian surprises his mother on graduation day

Rosalina Limosnero bursts into tears as her son, Kim Limosnero, was named valedictorian of the University of the Philippines Visayas Tacloban College (UPVTC). Kim decided to keep his distinction as a secret, only revealing it on the

Ianne Gamboa shares about her life as a transgender woman

The Philippines is a very conservative country that still observes plenty of traditional beliefs. Since we are predominantly Catholic, there are modern ideas many still can't grasp yet. The fluidity of gender is one of

Teacher uses QR codes as an efficient and tech-savvy way to check his class’ attendance

If you ask us, we'd be hesitant to live in a world without technology. All of the advancements we've enjoyed so far have made life easier, more convenient, and run more smoothly. The developments are

Netizen captures balut vendor’s first swimming experience in a pool

The past summer has been rather colorful for most of us. Obviously, our timelines were filled with bikini photos, seaside landscape shots, and even random pictures of feet on the sand. However, none of these compare

Student brilliantly prints his name on every yellow paper

It's officially back to school for most students in the country. Which means parents will soon kiss their fat wallets goodbye. From the eye-popping tuition to the long-list of school supplies that need to be

Limbless beggar touches the hearts of many Facebook users

People often complain about the small stuff. We're too busy focusing on the negative and forget to feel grateful for the things we have. We see every problem as mountains too difficult to move that

Tragic story of Tatay Alfredo Manuel: Hopeful teacher turned scavenger

Life can be so cruel at times. More often than not, plenty of childhood dreams can fall right out of the sky despite our best efforts to pursue them. A couple of years ago, we

WATCH: Mang Amor, the hardworking ice cream vendor of Isabella

As a third world country, poverty remains a prevalent issue in the Philippines. Many people live on way less than what they need. That is why the Filipino head of the family often works their

Mission Possible extends help to honest garbage collector of Bulacan

Once again, Kapamilya show "Mission Possible" has offered us another inspiring story of an ordinary man who managed to make his wild and seemingly unachievable goals into reality. On the June 25 episode of the public

Passengers heroically save their bus driver and fellow riders from what could’ve been a fatal car accident

You never know what can happen while driving on the road. Despite being prepared, serious situations can suddenly spring up and take you by surprise. Your immediate decisions and reactions can be the only thing

Student who worked as a “kasambahay” graduates college with honors

A student proudly shared that he graduated college with flying colors because of being a “kasambahay”

Dyslexic teenager uses ASL knowledge to calm a deaf and blind airplane passenger

There's nothing that grinds our gears more than nightmare flights. Who wants to be stuck thousands of feet in the air with a wailing baby? However, there are moments when anxious passengers genuinely need help

11-year-old boy regularly attends school with his disabled younger brother

Tears flowed after "Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho" recently featured the life story of the Peralta siblings from Dagami, Leyte. See, Alexis is an 11-year-old student who is forced to bring his disabled younger brother, AJ,

Grade 3 boy takes care of his disabled brother while in class

Photos of a third grade boy taking care of his disabled brother while he was in class have gone viral on social media. Initially posted by a netizen named Cortes Santiago Phoebe, the boy can be

Twin sisters from Batangas graduate summa cum laude in accountancy!

With the school calendars shifting, Facebook graduation posts are flooding social media from all over. Likewise, social media users couldn't hide their admiration towards a mother who stepped onto the graduation stage not only once

44-year-old mom graduates alongside her two kids today

Parents usually accompany their children as proud witnesses of their hard work during graduation day. However, this time around, a mom attended her kids' commencement exercises not to be part of the audience. Instead, to

Kind-hearted men saved two kittens trapped underneath a concrete sewer

A group of kind-hearted men in Saraburi,Thailand worked together to save the lives of two kittens. The weak, exhausted felines were trapped under a concrete slab and had no way of getting them out. People

Dedicated father carries his disabled son and walks 18 miles to school everyday

Nothing could ever replace a father's love for his child. They will go through anything just to make sure their children get what they need. Working tirelessly for hours wouldn't be as taxing so long

A female passenger shares her experience with a good Grab Taxi diver

Success comes to those who voluntarily dedicate everything to their passion in life. To be successful, as well as to be happy, it is important for a person to stay down-to-earth and keep on dreaming.