Tag Archives: Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc.

FSSI holds Social Enterprise Governance and Leadership Training

Quezon City, 25 June 2024 – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) held a training on social enterprise governance and leadership on June 24 to 25, 2024 at the Ardenhills Suites in Quezon City. The training, attended by 30 representatives from FSSI’s social enterprise (SE) partners, aimed to empower board members, proprietors, partners, […]

Trunk to Gold at the International Food Expo at the World Trade Center

Pasay City, 12 May 2024 — FSSI social enterprise partner, Trunk to Gold (T2G), joined the International Food Exhibition (IFEX) Philippines trade event at the World Trade Center Metro Manila on May 10 to 12, 2024. IFEX Philippines is a premier event celebrating Filipino and Asian flavors, drawing in food enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders from across […]

FSSI joins NATCCO’s 47th General Assembly

The National Confederation of Cooperatives (NATCCO) celebrated its 47th General Assembly with the theme “Building Trust, Climate Resilience, and Sustainable Futures: Happy Members of Secured Co-ops in an Integrated Network.” The event, held on May 3 to 5, 2024 in Davao City, attracted over 1,200 cooperative leaders and managers from across the country. FSSI Executive Director Sixto […]

Kape’t Kwentuhan ng Kababaihan, a WE Forum by WAND

In celebration of Women’s Month, WAND Women Organization, Inc. hosted the WAND Women Empowerment (WE) Forum – Kape’t Kwentuhan ng mga Kababaihan via Zoom on March 22, 2024. This virtual event provided a platform for inspiring “herstories” from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao, shared over a cup of coffee. The forum featured three storytellers, each bringing unique perspectives and experiences […]

FSSI, partners, join Senate SE trade Fair

Pasay City, 11 March 2024 — The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) joined the Social Enterprise Trade Fair at the Senate of the Philippines, coinciding with the celebration of Women’s Month. The trade fair, held on March 11, 2024, served as a platform to spotlight women-owned and -led and other social enterprises. It […]

AF holds session on CSO engagement

Quezon City, February 27, 2024 — Sherwin Celestino, FSSI Project Officer, and Nikkily Natan, Knowledge Management, Advocacy, and Communications (KMAC) Officer, joined a Learning Session on CSO-LGU Engagement at The Hub, Cubao, Quezon City. Organized by the Association of Foundations (AF) and CSO Collab, the session aimed to explore the principles and practices that foster successful collaborations […]

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 presses for more ‘responsive’ government support programs for SEs

The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) is pressing for more responsive government support programs for social enterprises (SEs). In this article, FSSI highlighted the unique challenges faced by SEs in balancing their social mission and economic viability, underscoring the need for targeted interventions from the public sector. Read the article published on Business […]

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 […]