Sewing her way to success

At Tahanan Sta. Luisa, girls enjoy sewing sessions where they are taught cross stitching, patch work, and embroidery. They get to express their love for arts and crafts through colorful and beautifully designed rags and tote bags.

Christmas Visits from Enchong Dee

Every Christmas, our girls look forward to spending quality time with their idol and role model Enchong Dee. Dee, one of the most sought-after young stars of his generation, has been celebrating his birthday and the joy of the Christmas season with the girls of Tahanan Sta. Luisa for seven years now. His fans club, Only Enchong Dee, is also …

From Street Child to Teacher

Angel, pictured here, is an eighteen-year-old girl who has benefitted from the programs and activities of the project. Staying at Tahanan Sta. Luisa made Angel experience what it was like to live in an actual home. But more than the house, it was the joy of genuinely being loved by a family that she treasures the most. “I was surrounded …

Healing from Trauma through Skills Training

At the heart of Tahanan Sta. Luisa’s work is helping street girl survivors of abuse recover from trauma. The center realizes that the healing process requires endeavors to empower the street girls by harnessing their skills and potentials. With the help of volunteers and partner organizations, Tahanan gives street girls opportunities to learn life skills that make them independent and …