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Peachy Yamsuan

Special feature 1 Peachy Yamsuan 1 March 2006

Pondo ng Pinoy – A new way of life

Since its founding in June 2004, sceptics have wondered how Pondo ng Pinoy (literally the Filipinos’ fund),[1] with its scheme of ‘gathering crumbs’, can address the debilitating problem of poverty in the Philippines. Surely, they …