Category Archives: What’s New in FSSI

Economic forecast and opportunities for social enterprises, post elections: FSSI holds learning session

27 May 2022 – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) hosted a learning session to provide an outlook for the country’s economy in the context of the next administration coming on the heels of the COVID-19 pandemic, and present opportunities for the social enterprise (SE) sector to increase competitiveness and contribute to building […]

FSSI elects PBSP as Board Chair in 33rd GA

Quezon City, Philippines, 27 May 2022 – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) welcomes Elvin Uy, Executive Director of the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) as the new Chairperson of its Board of Trustees. PBSP, represented by Uy, was elected as Chairperson during the Foundation’s 33rd General Assembly, held in a face-to-face […]

Knowledge Management as catalyst to transform culture and improve performance of organizations: FSSI hosts learning session

4 March 2022 – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) hosted “Creating a Culture of Learning: Driving Organizational Efficiency through Effective Knowledge Management,” a learning session on Knowledge Management (KM) on March 2, 2022. The session on Zoom was attended by around 50 participants, including those from FSSI member organizations and staff and […]

FSSI and FPSDC partner to support women SEs for rural development

Quezon City, Philippines, 18 March 2022 – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) and the Federation of People’s Sustainable Development Cooperative (FPSDC) partnered to provide economic opportunities for women in the rural areas of the country. The FSSI-FPSDC partnership seeks to support women-owned and -led rural social enterprises (SEs). The project is part […]

Odette-affected communities in Surigao receive aid from CSOs

Typhoon Odette caused widespread devastation in Surigao del Norte and the Dinagat Islands where it made landfall on December 16, 2021, leaving massive damage in infrastructure and livelihood in the Caraga Region and some parts of the Visayas and Palawan. Emergency relief efforts were done in four towns of Surigao del Norte, serving around 1,895 […]

FSSI Joins LEAD to SERVE Program

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) joins the third iteration of the LEAD to Serve Program, a competency-based capacity building program that aims to develop the next generation of civil society leaders in the country. FSSI Project Development and Monitoring Unit (PDMU) Officer-in-Charge Celina Rosete and Credit Officer Mark Tanedo are participating in […]

FSSI partners with financial app AppendPay

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) entered into a partnership with financial application AppendPay, developed by the Alliance of Philippine Partner in Enterprise Development (APPEND), a group of microfinance non-profits in the Philippines, and Multisys Technologies, a leading software solutions company. Launched in 2021, AppendPay eases business processes and creates seamless transactions for […]

How to Prepare for an Earthquake During the Pandemic: FSSI Holds Forum with PHIVOLCS

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) hosted an online forum on earthquake preparedness amidst the pandemic. The forum was held via teleconferencing last October 28, 2021 among FSSI staff, members, and CSO networks.   The forum, led by resource speaker Melissa Mae Tamayo of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS), focused on […]

FSSI Careers: Project Officer

Job Title: Project Officer Unit: Project Development Unit Reports to: Unit Manager Supervises: None DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Planning and development– Provide technical inputs in the planning of business development services– Provide technical inputs in the planning of value chain development services 2. Value chain development– Gather and analyze business intelligence on selected value chains– […]

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