Increasing Queer Women’s Visibility is Women’s Empowerment

by: Renz Baluyot, SPARK Intern 2018 Straight women by themselves are commonly discriminated against—second-class citizens for most of the world thus giving birth to movements linked to women that would otherwise be mere actions aimed towards equality: feminism, women’s suffrage and women empowerment. These things, too, reflect on the LGBTQIA+ community. Gay men have always…

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SPARK Program Manager represents PH in YSEALI Program

Hamilcar “Ham” Chanjueco Jr., SPARK Program Manager, is one among of the 17 Filipinos that were chosen to participate for this year’s Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Spring Academic Fellowship in the United States of America. Ham, together with two other Filipino fellows, was hosted by Kennesaw State University in the State of Georgia under the Civic Engagement cohort.

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SPARK launches REMAI through Likhang Pilipina; in-line with the celebration of Small and Micro Enterprise (SME) Month

In line with the celebration of Small and Micro Enterprise (SME) Month, Rizal Exporters and Manufactures Association, Inc. (or REMAI) launched “Galing Rizal, Henyong Rizaleño Trade Show” a collective project of social enterprises from Rizal. This project is in collaboration with Department of Trade and Industry Rizal, AliMall, Araneta Center, J. Amado Araneta Foundation, Likhang…

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