Modern Day Bayanihan: This Guy Gives Strangers a Free Ride After They Were Repeatedly Rejected by Taxis

Modern Day Bayanihan: This Guy Gives Strangers a Free Ride After They Were Repeatedly Rejected by Taxis

Bayanihan still exists in this modern world! When the LTFRB suspended the operations of Uber, a lot of people felt angry because based on their past experiences, it would be very challenging to commute in the urban jungle – they are afraid of getting robbed in jeeps and buses, and a lot of taxi drivers are not just picky, they are also rude and charge exorbitant fees if they could. Indeed, when the suspension was implemented, a lot of netizens took to social media to complain about their bad experiences…

Pinoy Farmer’s Son Gets Full Scholarship to Harvard

Pinoy Farmer’s Son Gets Full Scholarship to Harvard

A lad from a small municipality in Sierra Madre received full scholarship to study at Harvard University, one of the most prestigious schools in the world. This rare opportunity gives not only his family but his whole community a chance to completely change their lives. The seventh of the nine sons of a farmer, Romnick L. Blanco had to make a lot of sacrifices as a young boy to get basic education. For years, Romnick had to walk long hours, cross rivers, and endure the heat of the sun to…

Heartwarming Love Story of Real-Life “Tonyo” and “Lea” Wins Hearts of Netizens

Heartwarming Love Story of Real-Life “Tonyo” and “Lea” Wins Hearts of Netizens

Dubbed as the real-life “Tonyo” and “Lea”, RG and Jessel Sayson have a love story fit for the screen. Similar to the character of Lea in the blockbuster indie film “Kita Kita”, Jessel is visually impaired but was able to find and experience true love. Back in 2014, RG and Jessel had a chance encounter in the former’s office. Although they didn’t leave lasting impressions during their first meeting, the two soon found themselves attracted to each other. In his interview with Rated K, RG said: “Yung una kong impression…

Desperate Mom Requests Jollibee to Buy Paracetamol for Sick Baby, Expresses Joy after Medicine Arrives with Order

Desperate Mom Requests Jollibee to Buy Paracetamol for Sick Baby, Expresses Joy after Medicine Arrives with Order

One mother who was so desperate to get medicine for her baby took a rather unusual route by requesting it along with her food order – and she expressed joy when the medicine actually arrived with her order! Shishi Cruz De Leon shared the story of how Jollibee rider Aaron went out of his way to get her the medicine she desperately needed for her baby; and she hopes the story would reach Jollibee so he would receive commendation for going the extra mile to help a customer in need….

Former Janitor Who Became a Lawyer Takes New Role as Comelec Election Officer

Former Janitor Who Became a Lawyer Takes New Role as Comelec Election Officer

“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them,” Walt Disney. The inspiring story of Atty. Ramil Comendador, a former Commission on Elections (Comelec) janitor who successfully hurdled the 2016 Bar exams, is one proof that Walt Disney’s famous quote is true. Just months after becoming a lawyer, Comendador has now been promoted as an Election Officer of Comelec. “We recognize his diligence and determination to reach his goals and we are pleased to see him accept the challenge. We look forward to working with…

Kindhearted Passengers Carry Extra Baggage of Soldiers Bound for Marawi

Kindhearted Passengers Carry Extra Baggage of Soldiers Bound for Marawi

We all know how hard life can be for soldiers in the Philippines. They willingly leave behind their families and risk their lives to serve our country and fight for peace. Sadly, most of us don’t acknowledge the sacrifices they do in order to make our lives more comfortable and peaceful. A passenger of AirAsia Philippines took to Facebook to share the incredible act of kindness of some passengers to Filipino soldiers bound for Mindanao. In her Facebook post that quickly went viral, a certain Inday Rakel revealed how kindhearted passengers…

Grade 5 Pupil Bravely Applies for Cleaning Job at Office to Earn Money for School Project

Grade 5 Pupil Bravely Applies for Cleaning Job at Office to Earn Money for School Project

A Grade 5 pupil from General Santos City in southern Philippines has recently gone viral, earning praise from netizens after it was revealed that he bravely went to an office in the city to apply for a cleaning job so he could earn money for a school project. The admirable young lad was identified as Kervy James Villarejo, a Grade 5 student at Jose Catolico Sr. Elementary School in the city. According to netizen Chriszel Singco Vicente, Kervy went to their office at Charter Ping An Insurance Corporation – GenSan…

WATCH: Jollibee’s Viral “Perfect Pair” Ad Will Make You Believe in Love Again

WATCH: Jollibee’s Viral “Perfect Pair” Ad Will Make You Believe in Love Again

Haven’t found your perfect pair yet? If you’ve given up on finding that perfect someone for you, perhaps Jollibee’s latest campaign might change your mind about love. Once again, fast food giant Jollibee has sent netizens to tears with its latest viral video titled “Perfect Pair”. With the success of its Valentine campaign video titled “Vow”, Jollibee has decided to give a happy ending to the story of the heartbroken man who witnessed his best friend walk down the aisle and marry another man. In the “Perfect Pair” video, the…

Drugstore Staff Earns Praise for Thoughtful Gesture to ‘Suki’ Whose Father Died

Drugstore Staff Earns Praise for Thoughtful Gesture to ‘Suki’ Whose Father Died

A staff at a Mercury Drug branch has gone viral for her thoughtful gesture to a ‘suki’ (regular customer) whose father recently died. James Hermogenes shared how he was at Mercury Drug Bocaue Branch in Bocaue, Bulacan to ask for a refund on some unused medications because his father had died the previous week. After the transaction, he was surprised to receive a pack from the drugstore staff. Inside the pack was a box of Toblerone which had the message: “Wala po akong alam na gamut pampasaya… (I don’t know…

Japanese Guy Eats Hundreds of Mangoes to Create a Forest in La Union

Japanese Guy Eats Hundreds of Mangoes to Create a Forest in La Union

Back in the 1970s, Osamu Nakagaki, a volunteer of the Japan Overseas Volunteer Cooperation (JOVC), an affiliate of Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica), was sent to the Philippines to help in a project that teaches Filipinos how to raise crops like tomatoes but upon seeing the balding, denuded mountains in La Union, he decided to take on a bigger project: reforestation. “I learned that people were practicing ‘kaingin’ (slash-and-burn). They burned the trees to plant crops, but they were destroying the forests in the process. I came up with the…