Located an hour north of Manila is the Valenzuala garbage dump. The majority of the trash is plastic and various electronic parts.
Walking through the trash, this kid tries to fill his bags with old electronic parts that are then sold by the kilogram. On a typical day, he makes 100 pesos or about 2 dollars.
The view from the back of the dump.
This is a work station for the dismantling of different kinds of electronics. The small umbrella is the only shelter from the scorching sun.
Apparently there is a gym at the dump. Arnold here, didn't mind a photo.
These kids used the soft surface of the discarded plastic as their landing pad for their gymnastics routine. They pulled off some amazing tricks and were happy to show off their moves to the crowd.
She told me to tell everyone I knew in Canada, that she is looking for a Canadian husband. Hit me up if your interested.
Jojo introducing the crew to kick off the class.
The space indoors was too packed and incredibly hot, so some of the kids found places in the dump to create their works.