Boys from New Zealand learn to Weave at Negros Nine

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Day 2 at San Columbano de Bantolinao

New Zealanders get the chance to visit Abaca Weaving room for:

Souvenir pictures


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Listen to words of wisdom from Father Brian Gore


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… and so Kiwis listen attentively


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Sure, they do meet the Negros Nine weavers


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… and the Negros Nine Farm squad headed by its farm manager, Burton Mangao



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Boys introduce themselves one at a time




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… and the teachers


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Boys witnessed firsthand the actual weaving and preparation process:


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Don’t be deceived, they got the looks and they got skills for weaving, too


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If one can't weave, sure he can model the craft...


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Nurse pregnant Bruna...


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or even wrestle with the dog of Negros Nine.


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You can make a difference

You can help the Negros Nine in so many ways

  1. On Anti-Human Trafficking – report any suspicious activities that may lead to human trafficking. Call or text 09228939613 or 09092293497. All calls are confidential.
  2. On Negros Nine Feeding Program, you can do the following:
    1. You may donate cash, food or goods
    2. Share your talents on cooking and inspiring children, you will be amazed, you will be inspired, too.
  3. On reforestation:
    1. Do tree planting activities with your group
    2. Impart your talents or skills relating to protecting and caring for the environment. Be the speaker or manpower of the day at Negros Nine.
    3. Donate seeds and seedlings
  4. On Negros Nine Weavers – you can help by promoting the products or you can be a resource speaker or trainer on topics such as livelihood, agriculture, etc.
  5. Help any of our project by Donating through Paypal