Bridges To Learning

Dinah Libunao, Philippines
If given US$1,000, I would use it to buy materials in building foot bridges for a heroic teacher in the Philippines who travel two hours to teach, crossing 5 rivers and 4 mountains. She is the only teacher in a very remote community, and she risks her life every time she goes to teach, but she keeps doing it for the kids to learn. The soldiers in the area are willing to help in the construction, but we need funds for the materials. A restroom for her one-room school is also needed for the school children to use. USD1,000 is a big help in starting these projects for the communities in the fringes of society. Her story: