Kaibigan in action...
“Kaibigan Foundation commits to support and provide opportunities for urban poor children at-risk and their parents in Manila through delivery of development services that promote full participation towards empowerment and productivity”
“Kaibigan Foundation envisions community in which children and families are empowered, productive and responsible members of the society”
“To equip children and parents with proper knowledge and appropriate skills to address individual, family and community needs and to act on social issues that affect their lives through their full participation and partnership with GOs, NGOs and private sector”
Who we are?
Founded in 1986, Kaibigan has more than 2 decades of experience in caring for disadvantaged children. KEOFI envisions "communities in which poor children & their families are empowered, productive and responsible members of society".
TERENCE HARVEY CO
The president of the Kaibigan Foundation Inc.
MARIA LUISA VALDES
MARIA THERESA STAUB
ROSARIO “NENA” ORTOLL
MARIA PILAR ZULUAGA
MARIA VICTORIA SALA
JOHN LESLIE MACLEAN
The board adviser of the Kaibigan Foundation Inc.
Photo lifted from: http://cnnphilippines.com/news/2017/08/18/fire-in-malate-2-dead.html August 21-Kaibigan Ermita Outreach Foundation Inc. responded to a big fire that broke out at the urban poor community in Camia St. Adriatico Malate, Manila. The area was formerly a Kaibigan’s community-partner but was phased-out in 2011 although[…]
Nothing excites a child going back to school than a new set of school supplies, bags, uniforms, shoes and the like. It is more than a push for a child to eagerly put on his/her new uniform and fashion it to his/her classmates at school. But more important is that in a way, this simple[…]
Kaibigan Foundation in pursuit of its vision of communities in which urban poor children and their families are empowered, productive and responsible members of the society, established partner local people’s organization among its beneficiaries in the fifth district of Manila giving them the opportunity to facilitate within themselves the development of the community with the[…]
New students often experience culture shock on the first years of their new schools as they jump to the next level of education. If not properly dealt with these feeling dramatically influences and worsen a student’s performance at school. And thus Kaibigan Foundation seeks to address this problem of students who experience lack[…]
As Kaibigan Foundation’s network of beneficiaries increase with the flow of time, more and more man power is being needed to augment with the needs of efficient work. Addressing the needs of some 500 plus people it is a hard task for the community leaders who are on the forefront of dealing with almost everything[…]
KEOFI administers a yearly screening process thru one-on-one interview on each beneficiary family from elementary to college in the houses. This screening process serves as an update to the condition of the families and checking of statuses of each child along with their families. Each community-partner was tasked to submit list of schedule of families[…]
The National Council of Social Development (NCSD) conducted its 67th Mid-Year Assembly with the theme “Advancing Child-led Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DRRM): Reaffirming NCSD’s Commitment to Child Protection and Participation” last July 7, 2016 held at the Aloha Hotel, Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila. The program formally started with an invocation and singing of the Philippine[…]
Last June 8-9, 2016, the Children’s Development Program (CDP) conducted a capacitation activity for children’s core group of the five people’s organization-partners of Kaibigan. It was held at Brick House Resort and Events in Laguna and attended by __ elementary and high school students. During the two day activity, the participants attended different orientations in[…]
College scholars of Kaibigan were so fulfilled with knowledge and joy as they participated in the capacitation for tutorial session last June 1-3 held at the Brick House Resort in Pansol, Laguna. This activity is in preparation for the upcoming centralized tutorial program of Kaibigan in July. During the first two days, the participants attended[…]
Kaibigan Foundation successfully conducted the SiningEskwela 2016 (a combination of Balik Eskwela and Arts Day) last May 28 at Asilo de San Vicente de Paul. This activity was composed of a series of workshops – singing, dancing, creative acting, visual arts, guitar, and keyboard, intended to discover, to explore, and to enhance the talents of[…]