Meet Change-Makers From All Around The World At The GK Enchanted Farm
Angelica Valdez | Jun 25, 2018
Meet social entrepreneurs and volunteers from different walks of life
Enjoy farm-fresh meals from Berjaya Kitchen
Explore the first Farm Village University in the world
Slow down in the countryside
Hear stories of hope from the community farmers, nanays and scholars
Learn about agriculture and its importance for our country
Through meeting people whom we wouldn’t normally encounter in our daily lives, we can develop greater empathy towards those who were born into less fortunate circumstances, learn about their culture, and find hope and inspiration in their strength.
The Philippines holds a world of potential for farming and agriculture yet still imports large amounts of agricultural goods. The Enchanted Farm aims to maximize our country’s resources and forward agriculture as a means to enrich lives.
Discover the First Farm-Village-University
The GK Enchanted Farm is the first Farm-Village-University in the world. It has hectares of lush farmland tended to by hardworking farmers, a community of cheerful and welcoming families, and a school for bright young social entrepreneurs.
Through MAD Travel's Sustainability & Hope Farm Tour, you can discover the hopeful stories of the GK Enchanted Farm community with the world. Each guest’s visit helps support the community-driven social enterprises as well as inspires new ones. Already, the Farm has incubated more than 20 social enterprises which have created products ranging from cheese to peanut butter, stuffed toys to tours. The Farm has also built its own university for the rising poor, SEED, the School for Experiential and Entrepreneurial Development.
Here's what to expect when you join the inspiring and uplifting tour to unleash the genius of the Filipino countryside.
Hear stories of hope and learn about social entrepreneurship
Discover how inclusive business practices have changed the lives of countryside Filipinos. Learn how you can be part of this story, too. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the many social enterprises incubated in the Farm and explore the minds of the global social entrepreneurs behind them.
Enjoy farm-fresh food
The Enchanted Farm is home to many fresh and delicious hearty meals and sweet treats. Find your favorite and fill your bag with pasalubongs.
Meet social entrepreneurs and innovators from all around the world
Home to everyone from local farmers and nanays (Filipino moms) to entrepreneurs and student interns, the Farm bridges social gaps to bring out the potential of both the rich and the poor.
The Sustainability & Hope Farm Tour runs every Saturday. MAD Travel also organize private tours, corporate team-buildings, and CSR activities at the Farm. Learn more here.
The Sustainability & Hope Farm Tour is a collaboration among MAD Travel, Gawad Kalinga, and the Gawad Kalinga Enchanted Farm. #adventuresthatmatter
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