3. Abiertas House of Friendship, Philippines

  • A Filipino womanhood that emerges with dignity and self-worth out of the mire of misfortune and human cruelty, through God’s unending grace.
  •  To provide a home where broken lives may find wholeness of spirit and integrity and to enable women and their families to become contributing members of society.
  • Promoting physical, mental, emotional and spiritual healing and growth of unfortunate women and children.
  • Helping unwed mothers plan for eventual return to society and for the child’s future.
  • Providing care and nurture for infants.
  • Caring for destitute and orphaned children until proper homes can be found for them.
  • Providing temporary shelter for battered women and abused children.