The coconut tree is called "the tree of life" for a good reason. Aside from endless list of products derived from its various parts, the tree also provides environmental and economic benefits to the communities where it grows. It is this tree that provides the solution to my heart felt cause to help lift farmers out of poverty and it fulfills my mother’s vision to provide education to the children of her impoverished village, Kuyaoyao.
So there you are enjoying your semester break and the last thing that you want to think about is the compulsory On the Job Training (OJT) that needs to be completed before graduation. You’ve worked hard and you deserve a little rest and relaxation; but why should you starting thinking about OJT or internship now? The old adage of the early bird gets the worm applies here.