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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(…)

AF executive director speaks at Indonesia Philanthropy Festival

AF Executive Director Oman Jiao was a plenary speaker during the celebration of Indonesia Philanthropy Festival 2016 held in Jakarta from October 6-9, 2016. Mr. Jiao spoke about the role and contribution of  strategic philanthropy to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Read more about the event here.

Invitation: Education Cluster Consultation – NCR, 24 October 2016

The Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 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 where every Filipino enjoys the necessary goods that define and sustain human dignity, life, security, and engaged(…)

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