When a troubled Mary Grace threw herself off Marcelo Fernan bridge in an attempt to end her life, a whole community rushed instinctively to save her – Filipino “bayanihan” style.
Amalia Alcantara. Community leader, urban poor champion, human rights activist. Here’s a look at a horde of social issues through the eye of an empowered woman.
Teacher Fe and the Class Under the Bridge
Neath the thunderous Manila-Cavite Expressway is a “classroom” for underprivileged children. Run by Teacher Fe Matullano Lustañas, the Class Under the Bridge gains support from countless samaritans. Until COVID came along.