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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 […]

Investments for Social Good

We actively participated in the Social Enterprise (SE) Symposium; a monthly event hosted by the Association of NGOs for Social Enterprise Development. This virtual gathering provided a valuable platform for NGOs, community-based organizations, foundations, and social enterprises to exchange experiences, best practices, and collaborative initiatives, ultimately contributing to the advancement of social enterprises and their […]

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, […]

NGO Association Holds Monthly SE symposiums

Quezon City, Metro Manila – In a virtual gathering on September 26, 2023, The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) actively participated in the Social Enterprise Symposium, a monthly event hosted by the Association of NGOs for Social Enterprise Development. This symposium serves as a platform for NGOs, community-based organizations, foundations, and social enterprises […]

Trunk to Gold showcases award-winning coco products

Trunk to Gold (T2G Agri), a women-led social enterprise partner of FSSI, had the distinct honor of representing Region 10 at the prestigious 3rd World Coconut Congress, held at World Trade Center Manila on August 30 to September 1, 2023.   Furthermore, T2G Agri actively participated in the MSME ONE Expo 2023, hosted by the […]

K5 Coop opens Peaks and Wave B&B in Aurora

The Kilusang Lima para sa Lahat Multi-Purpose Cooperative (K5 COOP) celebrated the inauguration and blessing of its Peaks and Waves Bed and Breakfast located in Brgy. Aplaya, Dingalan, Aurora on September 18, 2023.  Representatives from the Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) joined the activity, which was attended by around 40 partners, members, staff, […]

Social Enterprises as Agents of Change: Reasons to Celebrate at 28

Message from the Executive Director Partners and Colleagues,  As we reflect on nearly three decades of being staunch advocates of social entrepreneurship, we dedicate this issue of our newsletter to highlight the impact of our social enterprise (SE) partners through whom we realize our vision of bringing forth social and economic empowerment to marginalized communities […]

FSSI is co-chair of NGO subsector in SE council

Bayan Academy, in partnership with the BPI Foundation, hosted the 2023 Philippine Social Entrepreneurship Summit on February 23 and 24, 2023. The Summit, which was held online brought together numerous stakeholders under the theme “Isang Adhikain: Expanding Horizons.” The event was supported by the Bayan Innovation Group (BIG), Bayan Social Economy Action Research Foundation (SEARCH), […]

FSSI convenes 34th General Assembly: Refocus – A Shared Vision of a Sustainable Future

Quezon City, May 24, 2022 – The Foundation for a Sustainable Society Inc. (FSSI) held its 34th General Assembly at the B Hotel in Quezon City. During the assembly, FSSI Chairperson Elvin Uy, Executive Director of Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP), shared FSSI’s accomplishments and learnings from the past year. Mr. Uy, who was […]