WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY

WORLD SUICIDE PREVENTION DAY

Suicide is a global and societal concern. In fact, World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes suicide as a public health priority. Over 75% of suicides happen in low and middle-income countries (WHO, 2021). According to the Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA), suicide is the 25th leading cause of death in 2020 from 31st in the preceding year here in the country. About 4,000 lives were intentionally taken through self-harm last year. Mental health groups and advocates rose for an immediate call to action as those who are struggling with mental illness and issues are in need of social and accessible programs and hotlines especially in the time of global health crisis where its reach to mental health professionals became more limited. Children and adults born with cleft/cleft lip/cleft palate — a condition…
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NCFPI Volunteers Got their Vaccines

NCFPI Volunteers Got their Vaccines

IN PHOTO: NCFPI volunteer doctors and dentists got their vaccines against COVID-19. All our healthcare workers encourage everyone to get vaccinated, a remarkable step towards a safer world. "The best vaccine is the one that is in your arm." We are stronger together in the fight against Coronavirus! #vaccineswork #resbakuna2021 #vaccineNation #dontthrowawayyourshot
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Singing Violinist: Virtual Fundraising Campaign @Session Live

Singing Violinist: Virtual Fundraising Campaign @Session Live

📢 Virtual fundraising campaign in collaboration with Ms. Lei Rodriguez, a singing violinist. This session is a humble effort to raise funds for the surgery of Noordhoff Craniofacial Foundation Philippines patients. Join us this coming January 19, 20 and 22, 8:00-10:00PM at Sessions live. If you wish to send love that will support NCFPI Patients, please download the app Sessions: Live on google play or app store for free. Let's tune in all together and don't forget to share and spread the word. See you online! Tune in at https://sessionslive.com/LeiViolinist
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NCFPI certified as a Donee Institution by BIR

NCFPI certified as a Donee Institution by BIR

We are very happy to announce that Noordhoff Craniofacial Foundation Philippines (NCFPI) having been accredited by the Philippine Council for NGO Certification (PCNC) has now been granted with the “Donee Institution status” by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR). This would entitle donors of NCFPI to tax exemption and/or tax-deduction of contributions, individual or corporate alike.
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#worldsmileday with NCFP

#worldsmileday with NCFP

"Nothing is more beautiful than the smile that blooms through adversity." Make sure you generously share your smile everyday. This #worldsmileday, do an act of kindness share your smile today! #lovemakeswhole #bawatpinoymayngiti #cleftsmile #cleftstrong #worldsmileday
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NCFPI Dental Program Meeting

NCFPI Dental Program Meeting

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is --- What are you doing for others?" - Martin Luther King, Jr. The members of the Dental Department of NCFPI has no problem answering this very important question. They have unselfishly and voluntarily been giving their time and expertise to the Foundation in taking part in the comprehensive treatment of our cleft and craniofacial patients. (more…)
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President’s Message for 2019

President’s Message for 2019

  The year 2018 to 2019 began eventfully for the NCFP team of volunteers. Early in 2018, Smile Train hosted an event for comprehensive cleft care in South East Asia. In Bangkok, Thailand, the NCFP was the model for comprehensive cleft care in a resource poor country. (more…)
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NCFPI’s Annual Membership Meeting

NCFPI’s Annual Membership Meeting

NCFPI's Annual Membership Meeting last August 21, 2019 was filled with a sense of accomplishment as the Foundation's achievements and milestones for 2018-2019 were presented one by one. Indeed, we have done so much! (more…)
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Adult Career Workshop

Adult Career Workshop

Through the assistance of our partner, Smile Train Philippines, 14 NCFPI patients were gathered together for an Adult Career Talk and Workshop last Saturday, January 26, 2019. (more…)
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