Monthly Archives: December 2016

AF holds orientation session for new members

The orientation is given to new member organizations for them to know and understand better the available services and opportunities within the network that may be beneficial to them. Photo shows (L-R) Sarah Elisabeth Shnitzlein of Center for Community Transformation, Inc., Rey de Leon and Vivian Dabu of Kapampangan Manalakaran, Inc., Candice Bandong, Susan Bautista-Afan, and Josine Reyes of ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya(…)

AF and RMAF participate in CAPS workshop

The Association of Foundations (AF) and Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) represented the Philippines in the Centre for Asia Philanthropy and Society (CAPS) Doing Good Index (DGI) Expert Workshop held in New Delhi, India from November 15-16, 2016.  AF was represented by Mr. Oman Jiao (AF executive director) and Ms. Rory Tolentino (AF consultant) while(…)

AF participates in SocDev2016

Being one of the 12 member networks of the Caucus of Development NGO Networks (CODE-NGO), AF participated in the Social Development 2016 event held from November 23 to 25, 2016 in Quezon City. Highlights of the event included learning sessions and fora on matters relevant to CSO work, the keynote address of Vice-President Leni Robredo,(…)

ZEP2030 Education Cluster crafts education agenda

The Education Cluster of the Zero Extreme Poverty by the Year 2030 (ZEP2030) movement brought together CSO leaders from organizations implementing various education programs to craft the movement’s Education Agenda  using a framework based on the following pathways of intervention: community engagement, quality education opportunities, youth empowerment, and linkage to employment/entrepreneurship. ZEP2030 will soon convene(…)