Category Archives: What’s New in FSSI

Call for Applications: Finance Intern

BACKGROUND  The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) is a social investment organization committed to support the development of sustainable communities through social entrepreneurship. We are seeking an energetic, motivated and responsible accounting intern to provide support to the Finance Unit. The Intern should have a basic understanding of accounting principles. The intern shall […]

Call for Applications: Communications and Research Student Interns

BACKGROUND  The Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) is a social investment organization committed to support the development of sustainable communities through social entrepreneurship. PURPOSE FSSI is in need of one (1) student intern for communications and two (2) student interns for research. The interns will report to the Knowledge Management, Advocacy, and Communications (KMAC) Unit. […]

Call for Applications: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

JOB SUMMARY Design and maintain the institutional monitoring and evaluation system, conduct regular data collection and management of performance metrics and indicators, contribute to applying appropriate participatory and/or scientific data analysis and learning approaches to generate insights and lessons for continuous improvement of organization processes and program interventions, and oversee the design and establishment of […]

FSSI holds Monitoring and Evaluation Workshop for Social Enterprises

Quezon City, Metro Manila – Representatives from 20 social enterprises participated in a two-day monitoring and evaluation (M&E) workshop held by the Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) on November 28 to 29, 2023 at the Hop Inn Hotel Quezon City. The workshop is designed to assist social enterprises in enhancing their M&E capabilities […]

House Committee on MSME Dev’t Approves Substitute Bill on Social Enterprise Dev’t

Quezon City, Metro Manila – The Poverty Reduction Through Social Entrepreneurship (PRESENT) Substitute Bill was approved by the Committee on Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Development (C-MSMED) of the House of Representatives on December 13, 2023. The substitute bill replaces House Bills 2112, 4566, 4911, 5554, 6091, 6952 and 8192, which aimed at offering programs, […]

FSSI supports social entrepreneurs to grow local communities

Social investment non-profit organization Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) continues to scale up social entrepreneurship by offering financial products and capacity building support to Filipino enterprises, promoting inclusive socio-economic growth and environmental sustainability. Social investment non-profit organization Foundation for a Sustainable Society, Inc. (FSSI) continues to scale up social entrepreneurship by offering financial […]

AF opens new batch of Lead to Serve

The Association of Foundations (AF) held an online session on “Cultivating NGO Talents” on October 11, 2023, focusing on addressing leadership transition challenges in the Philippine NGO sector, the session highlighted the importance of competencies and re-introduced the LEAD to Serve program. The LEAD to Serve Course, a key initiative by AF, aims to enhance leadership capabilities […]

ICA-AP Regional Assembly supported by NATCCO, FPSDC, PCF, MASS-SPECC, VICTO

Quezon City, Metro Manila – The International Co-operative Alliance-Asia and Pacific (ICA-AP) held its Regional Assembly and 11th Cooperative Forum on November 8, 2023 at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria. After two decades, the Philippines again hosted the event, bringing together 600 cooperators from 27 countries across Asia and the Pacific, all convening under the theme “Cooperatives: […]

ZEP2023 Coalition Holds General Assembly

The Zero Extreme Poverty 2030 (ZEP2030) Coalition held its annual assembly at the Bayanihan Center in Pasig City on November 24, 2023. ZEP2030, a collective movement, has set a goal of uplifting one million Filipino families from extreme poverty by 2030. The assembly’s theme, “Local Convergences: Unblocking the Constraints towards ZEP2030 Goals,” emphasized the coalition’s commitment to […]

FSSI joins 6th Renewable Energy Congress and Mindanao Clean Energy Forum

Davao City, Davao del Sur – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) joined the 6th Renewable Energy Congress (RE Congress) and the Mindanao Clean Energy Forum. Themed “Gearing Towards 50% RE Mix by 2030,” this collaborative event, co-organized by The Center for Empowerment, Innovation, and Training on Renewable Energy (The CentRE Philippines), Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)-Philippines, […]