Cagayan de Oro-based Modern Nanays of Mindanao has made it as a National Finalist for this year’s Ten Accomplished Youth Organizations (TAYO) Awards under the Health, Nutrition and Well-Being Category.
The Modern Nanays of Mindanao is a group of young mothers who share experiences in modern parenting. The group advocates breastfeeding, babywearing and cloth-diapering and among their many projects is Nanay Meet-Ups, a Mother to-Mother support to help cope with raising a child based from experiences coupled with scientific based resources and evidence based practice relayed in laymen terms. The group was able to connect at least 2,000 mothers to their growing network.
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Now on its 14th year, the TAYO Awards aims to search for notable youth groups and organizations across the nation that have exemplified the values of people power and volunteerism through creative social innovations are now on the last leg of the Search. The awarding ceremonies will be held at the Diamond Hotel Ballroom on February 16, 2017.