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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(…)

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(…)

Mapping of poverty reduction initiatives

Dear Partners and Colleagues, The Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 (ZEP2030) movement is a product of the Poverty Summit in 2015 with the theme “Building Pathways in Reducing Poverty and Inequality”. The Poverty Summit formulated its vision for the Philippines by 2030: “A Philippines were every Filipino enjoys the necessary goods that define and sustain human(…)

Forum on Government and CSO Initiatives on Poverty Reduction

There have been many successful development projects implemented on the ground, but there is much more that can be done and with greater impact through collaborative work.  In this regard, the Association of Foundations (AF) and the Partnership of Philippine Support Service Agencies (PHILSSA) would like to invite you to a forum on Government and(…)

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