Asia America Initiative (AAI) http://www.asiaamerica.org Peace through Education, Community Building, and Economic Development. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:40:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Their Success is Our Succcess http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/04/their-success-is-our-succcess/ Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:46:30 +0000 http://www.asiaamerica.org/?p=5015 During the last week of March, more than 30,000 students from AAI-assisted elementary schools, high schools, and colleges celebrated their graduation and promotion. Their outstanding achievement is a measure of our success and a great motivation for us to continue working for the communities. On behalf of students, teachers, and parents, we send our heartfelt … Continue reading Their Success is Our Succcess

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School Nutrition Program Grows http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/03/school-nutrition-program-grows/ Fri, 18 Mar 2016 21:51:39 +0000 http://www.asiaamerica.org/?p=4958 During the first quarter of 2016, Asia America Initiative’s partnership with communities recovering from Super typhoon Haiyan has expanded. Our emphasis is foremost with the health and nutrition of elementary school students in rural areas that were severely damaged by the storm.  Thanks to the support from our donors, we have added new schools, such … Continue reading School Nutrition Program Grows

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Philippine Navy Extended Its Hands to Children with Rare Disease http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/03/philippine-navy-extended-its-hands-to-children-with-rare-disease/ Fri, 11 Mar 2016 16:11:22 +0000 http://www.asiaamerica.org/?p=4878 Editor: Albert Santoli                                                  11 March 2016 In obedience to leaders, military personnel are expected to strictly follow orders; either constructive or destructive. Therefore, in many circumstances, military units are perceived to … Continue reading Philippine Navy Extended Its Hands to Children with Rare Disease

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Supporting 50 Muslim Girls to Become Nurses http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/03/supporting-50-muslim-girls-to-become-nurses/ Thu, 03 Mar 2016 19:14:54 +0000 http://www.asiaamerica.org/?p=4814 Around the world Muslim Women and Girls have been denied education and the opportunity to support their families and communities. This program provides quality education to 50 college students in a predominantly Muslim province to achieve their dream in a nursing career. Challenge Muslim females of all ages around the world are being denied the … Continue reading Supporting 50 Muslim Girls to Become Nurses

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Destroying Schools is a Priority of Extremism http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/destroying-schools-is-a-priority-of-extremism/ Mon, 29 Feb 2016 22:24:52 +0000 http://www.asiaamerica.org/?p=4789 Editor: Albert Santoli                                           February 25, 2016 The battle to control the minds of youths has been one of the primary tactics used by aggressive powers since ancient times. Today, the strategy is adopted by … Continue reading Destroying Schools is a Priority of Extremism

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Celebrating #RareDiseaseDay http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/world-rare-disease-day-2016/ http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/world-rare-disease-day-2016/#respond Mon, 29 Feb 2016 06:00:37 +0000 https://foodhammster.wordpress.com/?p=4236 A fundamental principle of Asia America Initiative (AAI) is that every life matters. This includes our dedication to impoverished children living with cancer and other rare diseases. We enthusiastically join with organizations in the United States, the Philippines, and around the world in recognizing “World Rare Disease Day” on February 29, 2016. Since 2011, with … Continue reading Celebrating #RareDiseaseDay

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Valentines for Children With Rare Diseases http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/valentines-for-children-with-rare-diseases/ http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/valentines-for-children-with-rare-diseases/#respond Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:57:52 +0000 https://foodhammster.wordpress.com/?p=4312 This Valentine Day, we are very honored to be a part of Global Giving’s “How to Say I Love You in 91 Countries” program featured on the Global Giving website. We are representing the Philippines with our Cancer and Rare Diseases healing program to assist some very special, adorable children to overcome the challenges of rare, life-threatening diseases. … Continue reading Valentines for Children With Rare Diseases

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A Nursing School’s Reversal of Fortune http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/a-nursing-schools-reversal-of-fortune/ http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/a-nursing-schools-reversal-of-fortune/#respond Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:42:36 +0000 https://foodhammster.wordpress.com/?p=4212 At AAI, we believe that a community’s potential can be realized beyond expectation. A wonderful example is the Nursing School at Sulu State College (SSC). The Nursing School is located in Sulu province, one of the most impoverished and war-torn areas of Southeast Asia. The province, consisting of 1 million people on 125 islands, has … Continue reading A Nursing School’s Reversal of Fortune

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Moms To The Rescue: Community-Based Nutrition in Schools http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/moms-to-the-rescue-community-based-nutrition-in-schools/ http://www.asiaamerica.org/2016/02/moms-to-the-rescue-community-based-nutrition-in-schools/#respond Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:39:00 +0000 https://foodhammster.wordpress.com/?p=4178 The programs of Asia America Initiative (AAI) are consistently built upon community-based cooperation. This strategy is at the core of our success. After the great typhoon in late-2013 destroyed most of the central Philippine islands, hunger and malnutrition became increasingly severe. AAI’s core staff, consisted mainly of young professionals, attracted more than 500 volunteers of … Continue reading Moms To The Rescue: Community-Based Nutrition in Schools

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