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AF Executive Director Oman Jiao assumes Chairmanship of FSSI

AF Executive Director Oman Jiao was elected as the new Chairperson of the Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) during the latter’s General Assembly held on May 17, 2018.  Oman is AF’s official representative to FSSI. Previously, Oman held the position of FSSI Vice-Chair and was actively involved in FSSI’s Internal Affairs Committee (IAC),(…)

AF General Assembly elects trustees

Eight (8) seats in the 15-member Board of Trustees of AF were up for election this year. After seeking nominees and finalizing the list of official candidates, the actual election was held on May 8, 2018 during the 46th General Assembly. The following garnered the most number of votes and were declared as elected trustees:(…)

AF wins CODE-NGO’s Most Active Network Award

The Association of Foundations (AF) participated in the 6th CODE-NGO Congress and SOCDEV2017 held on November 24-25, 2017 at the Great Eastern Hotel in Quezon City. AF’s delegation was composed of 32 representatives from 22 member organizations. During the CODE-NGO General Assembly meeting held during SOCDEV2017, AF won the Most Active Network Award (MANA) after posting(…)

United for Marawi

A summit on the private and non-government efforts for the post-disaster assistance for Marawi City was held on November 10, 2017 at the AIM Conference Center in Makati City. The activity dubbed “United for Marawi: A Consortium Initiative on Response, Recovery and Rehabilitation” was initiated by a consortium of the Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF), Philippine(…)

AF hosts fundraising forum

AF hosted an afternoon of conversations on contemporary fundraising strategies on October 3, 2017. Childhope Asia, an AF member who for the past 22 years has been providing support to uplift the lives of street children, shared their actual experiences in utilizing various online platforms to raise funds and support their cause. Among these platforms(…)

SiningLakbay at the Gateway Gallery

SiningLakbay is the augmented reality program of SiningSaysay. Through this digital interface, SiningSaysay exhibit becomes more interesting and engaging. The visitor can see the paintings move and tell a story in their smartphones through the LayAR application. To experience SiningLakbay, visit the Gateway Gallery at the 5th Level, Gateway Mall, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City.(…)

History Hour: Philippine History in Art

History Hour is a walk-through of the exhibit SiningSaysay: Philippine History in Art that is given to guests of 2 or more. It is offered Monday to Friday, 11 am to 12 noon. Free to the public but must be scheduled in advance with the Gallery. For inquiries, please call the Gateway Gallery at 588-4000 local(…)

New AF Annual Dues Scale takes effect in 2018

The 45th AF General Assembly (May 23, 2017) has approved the new AF Annual Dues Scale. The new scale applies to all new members that will join AF beginning June 2017. For the current roster, the new scale takes effect in January 2018. The new Annual Dues Scale is as follows: NET WORTH (Assets in PhP) (…)

AF, RMAF start “Doing Good Index” research for Philippines

The Centre for Asian Philanthropy and Society (CAPS) is leading a research project to create the “Doing Good Index” involving 16 economies in Asia, and in the Philippines, its project partners are the Association of Foundations (AF) and the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF). The project will first gather the views of local social development(…)

Call for support to families affected by quake in Surigao

The Surigao Economic Development and Microfinance Foundation, Inc. is seeking assistance for families affected by the strong earthquake that hit the area on February 10. They welcome financial support which may used to rebuild damaged houses. Donations may be deposited to the following bank accounts of Surigao Economic Development Foundation, Inc. account: • LBP account(…)

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