is one of the six siblings of the Ponferrada couple. She is a returnee, having spent a good part of her working life affiliated with the World Bank in Washington DC. Nonna is now based in Tunga, Leyte, fully immersed in community life. She directly oversees the operation of FPVI as its President.
Belen is the youngest of the siblings. She came home to Tunga to jumpstart FPVI with her husband, Adrian, whose ideas and initial contacts in the community became the basis for the Foundation projects running at present.
BELEN and ADRIAN
is the overseer of the physical facilities of the Foundation. He ensures that FPVI Center is fit for purpose as a learning hub for the children and a good space for collaboration with community partners. He also assumes parental responsibility for FPVI children occasionally.
is the fourth of the Ponferrada siblings. FPVI is her brainchild. She serves as the Foundation's main fundraiser, operating from overseas. The Van Stone part of FPVI is her married name.
is an early FPVI Volunteer. Her background in community development were important in shaping the mission of the Foundation. With a compassion for underprivileged youth, Shiena is a steadying force in FPVI with her strong commitment and leadership.
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