A Mother's Kiss. July 2014. The mother who receives micro financing and livelihood training is now running a small neighborhood convenient store to support her family. On top of running the store, she spends most of her free time taking care of her son afflicted with hydrocephalus. Raymond, the son, is 14 years old, he's both mentally and physically disabled. Unable to get out of bed, he spends his entire life inside his custom made crib. Photo taken for International Care Ministries (ICM), an NGO working to alleviate poverty in the Philippines.