Misamis Occidental

Child Sponsorship

Misamis Occidental is located in the Northern Mindanao region.  The development project is located at Ozamis City.  The main economy of the province depends on fishing.  37% of the population lives below the national poverty line.  There is a high level of children who drop out of high school due to various reasons.  Parents could barely sustain additional costs of daily transportation, especially those who come from indigenous groups.