I am passionate aboutI am an active volunteer, both inside and outside of our company and I am
also an anti-human trafficking advocate in the Philippines. My passion for
volunteering started when I visited a slum area in Tondo in 2014 and it made
me realized that there are many people who don't have access to quality
education, proper housing, and people who are suffering from hunger and
poverty, so from then on, I became eager to help others in any way that I
And my advocacy against human trafficking started when I joined Thomson
Reuters Foundation as an Ambassador, and it opened my eyes to the harsh
reality that human trafficking is a big issue in our county and that we need
to put an end to it.
ActionsI am one of the officers of Thomson Reuters Manila Volunteers Council, a
Business Resource Group in Philippines that encourages employees to champion
Corporate Social Responsibility through volunteerism for social,
environmental and educational causes. We organized various volunteer
activities and workshops for our adopted community.
I am also an anti-human trafficking advocate in the Philippines where I work
at Visayan Forum Foundation, an NGO in the Philippines that aims to fight
human trafficking and end modern day slavery. We are committed in innovating
lasting solutions to end exploitation. We are also helping the victims of
slavery to heal and turn them to survivor through providing them with psycho
social, educational and legal support.