10 Popular Father’s Day Sayings

Posted by on Jun 18, 2017 in Stories of Hope

There are hundreds of internet quotes that try to capture what a father is. We share a few of them here that remind us how a father’s impact shows not just through an inspirational sentence, but through his actions. His love shines in what he does for the people he calls his sons and daughters. […]

#MyMotherSaid: A Mother’s Day Tribute

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Stories of Hope
#MyMotherSaid: A Mother’s Day Tribute

Moms say memorable things to their kids. Sometimes it’s funny, sometimes it’s strange. Often, it’s strict. But pretty much always, it’s in love. This past weekend, we honored the timeless wisdom of moms by featuring some of the best advice our friend’s mothers had to offer. We asked some of our friends for quotable quotes […]

ELNEC Core at Asian Hospital & Medical Center

Posted by on May 7, 2017 in Updates
ELNEC Core at Asian Hospital & Medical Center

A big thank you and congratulations to all those who completed our End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium two-day course last May 3 & 4, 2017. As always, thank you to our friends at Asian Hospital and the Asian Cancer Institute for inviting us to host this training with them. For upcoming classes, visit our Leadership for […]

Less Fear, More Hope

Posted by on Apr 30, 2017 in Stories of Hope
Less Fear, More Hope

2015 Quality Index Overall Scores RANK COUNTRY SCORE 1 UK 93.9 2 Australia 91.6 3 New Zealand 87.6 … 78 Philippines 15.3 79 Bangladesh 14.1 80 Iraq 12.5 In a 2015 quality of death study, the Philippines was named as the third worst place to die out of 80 countries, next to Iraq and Bangladesh. […]

ELNEC Core at St. Dominic Medical Center

Posted by on Apr 13, 2017 in Updates
ELNEC Core at St. Dominic Medical Center

Congratulations to all the nurses, doctors and members of St. Dominic Medical Center for completing the End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium course held on April 11 at the St. Dominic College in Bacoor, Cavite. Thank you to our partners at St. Dominic for inviting us to host this training. For course inquiries, email us at lfh@ruth.ph.

ELNEC Core at City Health Office – Muntinlupa

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in Updates
ELNEC Core at City Health Office – Muntinlupa

The Ruth Foundation gratefully thanks the Muntinlupa City Health Office for allowing us to host an End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium course (the first for 2017) in their office last March 9 and 10. Over 40 nurses and government medical professionals from around the city learned the fundamentals of palliative care. Congratulations to those who successfully […]

TRF Receives Mention in the 2016 ELNEC Awards

Posted by on Mar 2, 2017 in Updates

We thank the End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) organization for honoring the work we do alongside the other members of the Asian Leadership Team with a 2016 ELNEC award. The Asian team, composed of trainers from China, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines, received the award for “their exceptional commitment in teaching, promoting, […]

January 2017 Featured Volunteer: Mamel Vicencio

Posted by on Feb 21, 2017 in Featured Volunteers
January 2017 Featured Volunteer: Mamel Vicencio

TRF’s Volunteer of the Month for January 2017 is Carmel “Mamel” Vicencio! Mamel is a nurse by education but a teacher and a creative at heart. She shares her many talents with TRF, including (but not limited to!) writing, teaching, marketing, & her knowledge and skills as a nurse. We are so grateful for her […]

Love is a Verb

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in Stories of Hope
Love is a Verb

Every February, we celebrate expressions of love. Young lovers trade flowers and gifts. Husband and wife share special dinners together. The list goes on. But while we enjoy receiving love this month, let us remember that love is also something to give away. Love is sharing the chocolates you receive. Love is helping your neighbor […]

DSWD Awards TRF Its Registration Certificate & License to Operate

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in Updates
DSWD Awards TRF Its Registration Certificate & License to Operate

The NCR Regional Office of The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD NCR) awarded The Ruth Foundation with a Registration Certificate and License to Operate during the ceremony held last January 30. We look forward to continuing our service to the community in an even fuller capacity. Thank you for all your support!