Lynlyn lives in are remote tribal community in Jose Panganiban, Camarines Norte.

She is a member of the “Manide” tribe. Because they live far from the school, many people from her community are illiterate. But Lynlyn wants to change this. Everyday, she would walk from the mountain just to get to school. Unfortunately, Lynlyn is often belittled and bullied for her dark skin. Despite the discrimination that she faces, Lynlyn holds her head up high and is focused on her dream to finish her education. Lynlyn was featured in the iwitness documentary Kabihug in 2016, And in the Brigada segment Manide in 2020: Click here >>

  • Scholar since 2016
  • Brgy. Osmena Jose Panganiban Camarines Norte
  • Grade 7
  • Gawad Kalinga High School Kabihug Tribe

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