Negros Occidental

Child Sponsorship

Negros Occidental is located in the central part of the Philippines. The development project is located at Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental.  Majority of the population speak ‘Illongo.’ The sugar industry drives the economy of the province. Poverty incidence level is one of the highest in the country at 42%.  Children are at high risk in exploitive child labor in the sugar cane fields if not encouraged to stay in school.