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Posts tagged with “gentle hands” (10 posts)

OUR C̶h̶r̶i̶s̶t̶m̶a̶s̶ HAPPY NEW YEAR UPDATE - Manila, Philippines

A FULL CHRISTMAS SEASON HAS COME AND WENT AND 2014 HASN’T BEEN ANY LESS ACTIVE! WE HAD GOOD INTENTIONS OF GETTING THIS OUT BEFORE THE NEW YEAR. WELL….YA. :)

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We had Tracey’s mom and dad, Sandy & Wayne, with us for 3 weeks during December. Not ...

Growing pains of the Heart || Hope for Haiyan - Gentle Hands, Manila, Philippines

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we have 5 orphans from tacloban coming this afternoon.”

The text i received from my hipag (sisterinlaw in Tagalog) came two days ago. I asked her if she knew any of their story. 

They were 5. And they were siblings.

That evening I received another text…this time it was photos ...

there is hope in love

nothing could have prepared me for what my heart saw today.

we’re getting a referral patient today, by the way”, smiled my sisterinlaw. great timing too; our new nurse from australia had just arrived the night prior and what a fantastic way to “throw her in” to the lovely craziness.

she ...

a day in malabon with charity

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my sil, Charity, who runs gentle hands here in manila asked me to document while in malabon, for one of her masters program assignments. i obliged with delight :) here is what she and GH do every week for this poorest of the poor community here in metro manila. there is ...

conjunctivis of the soul || by tracey

over a week ago i acquired “sore eyes”, or conjunctivis.

this is the first time i ever had this. and let me tell you, it ain’t pretty. Upload from August 08, 2011

it began with my eyes feeling a little sore..so i rubbed them, naturally. then my sisterinlaw, charity, took one look at me when ...

i need my sleep you, you know.. - by tracey

4:00am.

That is the time I woke up Wed, Thur and Fri of this last week. To be at Gentle Hands for 5am.

Why on earth, you might be asking.


When Charity told me Tuesday night that she had to be in 2 places at the same time on the ...

my first visit to malabon - by tracey

malabon is a city within the metro that Gentle Hands has been a part of for quite some time now. a very depressed area, an area that is below sealevel (reclaimed land) and flooding is always. 

it is here where my sisterinlaw charity and her GH workers bring light ...

caleb & elijah - the twins || posted by tracey

my sisterinlaw, charity, who is the director of Gentle Hands, wrote the last story about the rescue of the little twins.. i added the photos..we work well together, i think.. :)

20110106_gh_LipaResQ-4234The phone call was sketchy. A referral from Social Services in a city several hours away. Another orphanage ...

manigong bagong taon (happy new year) - the bird has landed! || by tracey

we traveled over 30 hours from dec 30 - jan 1 to get to manila.

whoa.

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 [what i did on NYE in HK. :) ]

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[a cool display in the HK airport]

i could go through the play by play for you.. like how rosie lost her retainer at YVR airport before ...

buy some amazing art = give hope to many - by tracey

some of you may know that our little family is making a big move across the pacific ocean.. in 5 weeks in fact! our adventure is on the interwebs at www.heppnersinasia.myfotojournal.com. we are started to get really excited as there is lots to do in preparation to ...