Building homes in the Philippines

Hello, my name is Matthew Andrei Balano, a Grade 12 student of St. Michael's Choir School. I am volunteering for an overseas trip in the Philippines in which I help build homes for the less fortunate. I would like to make a difference for those living in poverty, one brick at a time.

Who Will Benefit?
It will help me fund my trip and the money will also go towards the less fortunate in the Philippines.

How soon will I need these funds?
I will be traveling to the Philippines in December 26- January 9, 2019. I hope I can raise the funds by the end of November, 2018.

The support and kindness coming from all of you will help me learn, experience, and understand the livelihood of the less fortunate. The experience I will gain will make me a better student leader. I hope to inspire others of my story and experiences.

I am very grateful for all the help that I can get.

"Be The Change"
  • Anonymous 
    • $10 
    • 34 mos
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    • $100 
    • 34 mos
  • Dennis De Jesus 
    • $25 
    • 34 mos
  • Vanessa Buyser 
    • $10 
    • 34 mos
  • Michelle GabataThibault 
    • $45 
    • 34 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Matthew Andrei Balano 
Scarborough, ON
Dandy Balano 
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