Monthly Archives: October 2019

Blessing of the new AF office

Fr. Manny Guazon, Chairperson of the Association of Foundations (AF), officiated the blessing of the new AF office at the 3/F Cyberpark Tower 1, corner Gen. Aguinaldo and Gen. McArthur Avenues, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City. The office blessing was held on October 14 and was attended by representatives of some AF members and partner(…)

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: LEAD to Serve Innovation Fund

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: LEAD to Serve Innovation Fund In a world that is increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA), the Philippine NGO sector needs to innovate to remain relevant and responsive to the mounting development challenges with declining funding sources. The Leaders Empowered and Dedicated to Serve through the NGO Sector (LEAD to Serve)(…)

AF holds LEAD to Serve Mentors’ Workshop

The Association of Foundations (AF) has convened a group of mentors who will provide technical assistance in the implementation of the Leaders Empowered and Dedicated to Serve through the NGO Sector (LEAD to Serve) Program. The LEAD to Serve is an evidence-based program of AF in response to the increasing concern about the lack of next-generation NGO(…)

AF Batangas alliance launches literacy project in Nasugbu

The AF Batangas Alliance launched its first project for Pingkian Elementary School, Brgy. Reparo, Nasugbu, Batangas last Aug. 28, 2019. This project involved the donation of books and bookshelves to put up reading corners in every classroom. A story-telling workshop was also conducted. These would hopefully contribute to the improvement of functional literacy among the(…)

AF members in Mindanao hold communications capacity development workshop

General Santos City – Members and partners of the Association of Foundations (AF) based in Mindanao gathered together for a two-day workshop on Communications Capacity Development. The event was held on September 10-11 at the Lyra Hall of Avior Hotel, General Santos City. Evident, an integrated communications agency based in Makati City, offered the free(…)

AF Board of Trustees holds meeting in Polomolok

The AF Board of Trustees convened for its regular board meeting on September 9 at the Dole Philippines Kalsangi Clubhouse in Polomolok, South Cotabato. The activity was hosted by three AF trustees from Mindanao, namely, Mr. Ryan Vidanes (RD Foundation, Inc. and AF’s Vice-President for Mindanao), Mr. Dodoy Magdolot (Mahintana Foundation, Inc.), and Ms. Cecile(…)