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GMI Women’s Celebration

On March 2, 2020, 11 aspiring women and our GMI representatives Anthony, Gilbert and Melinda came together to celebrate the International Women’s Day at the Project Life Subic Center in the Philippines. This year’s motto was “we make a change for women”. The gathered women aim to be successful in life and in business. International […]

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Anthony – Personally

A few weeks ago, we introduced you to Anthony Agones and his path to our partner organization Project Life Subic. But who exactly is this person? Anthony is 25 years old and currently lives in Old Cabalan Olongapo City. There he shares his home with his parents and sister. Together with his father, he lovingly […]

Entrepreneur’s Lunch

Recently it was time once again: Our Entrepreneur’s Lunch in the Philippines took place! In an informal setting, current micro-borrowers and interested parties can exchange ideas, listen to interesting lectures and gain exciting insights into our organization and work. Anthony, Managing Director of our partner organization Project Life Subic, enthusiastically shared his impressions of the […]

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The Meaning of Sewing

Sewing – the grand art of repairing old clothes or even creating new ones. Talking about sewing makes me inevitably think of my grandmother. I would think of all the times my grandma patched up my ruined trousers after I had tripped and fallen on my knees. I was always fascinated by the fact that […]

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Training on the Philippines

A few weeks ago, our Philippine partner organisation Project Life Subic welcomed another ten women and one man to its training program as industrial seamstress. The success of the previous trainings can be characterized by the fact that many of the current trainees were made aware of the program by former participants. They all like […]

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Anthony

Would you like to know who is running our projects in the Philippines, in Indonesia or in Thailand and who makes sure that you know what happened to your donation? Then you have come to the right place: In our new series we introduce the people behind our partner organization to you. Today: Anthony Agones, […]

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Interview with Leslie

Since 2007, Leslie Nabong has been leading Project Life Subic. While he was in the Philippines, director Tobias Schüßler conducted an interview with her based on questions that donors and members sent him. So you have been living in the Philippines for quite some time. Can you explain some of the challenges of living in […]