Reviving the reef

Cavite, Philippines

Edward’s village was once a thriving fishing community. But poachers slowly eroded this local source of income, destroying the reef. With our backing, Edward is using technology to reverse the damage, and the fish are returning.

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Catherine sends support to family in India...

My family and I left India in 1990 and settled in the US. I use Western Union to send money to family members back home. It helps us keep connected to our community and heritage.

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Noman
Noman remembers his father's kindness...

I grew up in Pakistan but my father worked overseas, supporting our family. When I was accepted to engineering school in the US, he sent me money for my fees. Now he's retired, I send my parents money. It’s my turn to help them.

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I grew up in Queens, New York. At 19, I went to nursing school back home in the Philippines. I loved meeting my family there. Now I’m back in New York working as a nurse, I send money to support my niece and nephew.