Coach Pia Acevedo and The OneCORE Success Center recently visited Mano Amiga Academy to give a skills-building session to the parents of the school year 2011-2012 scholars.
Bayani Para Sa Sarili teaches participants to take care of themselves in order to handle difficult concerns at home and better take care of their families.
"Parenting classes are a crucial aspect of the Mano Amiga program because we strongly believe that the likelihood of a child's success in school and later on in life, is largely affected by his home environment," Development Director Lynn Pinugu said. "Every year, we look for partner organizations and individuals who will help us form the parents in creating a nurturing and encouraging home environment."
The seminar was made possible with the help of Mano Amiga volunteer Vicky Herrera, who used her birthday celebration to raise funds to cover the costs of the activity.
The OneCORE success center is focused on providing guidance and personal development through programs that are tailored to an individual's specific life stage. Its CEO, Coach