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Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival Goes Digital

Dinagyang Festival is one of Iloilo City’s (where our VMAs are based) most popular festivals in the country, celebrating the culture and spiritual devotion of the people or Ilonggos. Picture street parades of the different performing tribes in colorful indigenous...

Unmasking Individual Self-Expression

In the beginning of the pandemic, people panicked. Shelves with disinfectant products empty. PPE prices went through the roof. Face masks were running out. Eight months later, the dust is slowly settling. While remaining cautious and governments grappling, everyone is...

Starting Fresh in the New Normal

A new job can be exciting and refreshing for many people. However, the new normal changed how we perceive starting things over. The pandemic has brought new challenges. It changed the way we do things, from the way we communicate up to the way we work. Because of...

Filipinos at the Pandemic’s Frontlines

As countries gear up against COVID-19, Filipino healthcare workers are highlighted once again for their caregiving and dedication at the frontlines of the pandemic. Despite their contributions in the medical field, these brave and hard-working individuals cope with...

Bayanihan in the Time of COVID

Bayanihan is a Filipino value of upholding the spirit of community work for the better good. In the ongoing crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic, many have risen up to the challenge of making sure that society is intact until the virus is contained. As governments mandate...

VMA Stories: What’s Your WFH Look?

Filipinos are diligent workers and we love to dress up. But given social distancing policies to combat COVID-19, we’re working from home now. Gone are the days of suits and ties. Now, it’s all about Pambahay. Pambahay is a Filipino word that simply means...