The Bee Plan is a charity founded in Canada that co-builds homes with victims of natural disasters in the Philippines.
The Pilot Project
The Bee Plan completed it's first pilot project in Calapi, Samar, Philippines on June 27th, 2016. The scope included co-building 10 homes with victims of Typhoon Ruby. To read more about the pilot project see below.
What the Future Looks Like
The Bee Plan Canada broke ground on a 14 unit structure for victims of Typhoon Nona in San Jose, Northern Samar, Philippines in February of 2017 in a Joint Venture with The Bee Plan USA. The project shall be completed in June of 2017 and 48 children will be moved from shanties and tents to Typhoon Proof homes.
Our Team Members
The Board of Directors consists of Shawn Kirwan (Co-Chair), Frank Vanden Elsen (Co-Chair), Laura Kirwan (Treasurer), and Arnelia Cortez (Secretary). The Executive Director is Charlie Thurston.