Monday, 18 February 2013 19:46
Monday, 18 February 2013 19:49
The 22nd APPEND Leadership Camp was held last May 2- 5, 2012 at Waterfront Hotel, Lahug, Cebu City with the theme of Stand Up! Speak Up! Level Up! based from the Book of Isaiah 58:20-12. With more than 560 delegates coming from 10 APPEND member organizations and 1 bank, the camp was esteemed to strengthened leaders and challenged the camp participants to be the leaders who will champion the cause of the poor. This year’s camp was hosted by the Kabalikat para sa Maunlad na Buhay, Inc. or KMBI.
Monday, 18 February 2013 19:52
APPEND and members of the APPEND-Alumni KILOS Association flocked to the provinces of Region 3 for a two-day gift giving project held on May 31 to June 1, 2012. Back to School Gift Giving Project is the first project of the APPEND-AKAA, the official association of KILOS graduates. With support from APPEND, a total of 240 bags and school supplies were distributed in Nueva Ecija, Zambales, Bataan and Pampanga. The recipients of this project were the children of APPEND microentrepreneur clients who are currently enrolled as Grade 1, Grade 2 and Grade 3 students. APPEND partnered with ASKI, DSPI,…
Monday, 18 February 2013 19:56
Expanding its Microenterprise Development program by adding micro insurance services, APPEND and eight out of its eleven partner organizations founded Pinoy Ako Insurance Services Inc., a 100% Filipino-owned stock company and was SEC registered on September 19, 2011. Pinoy Ako was formed to provide comprehensive, affordable, and viable life and non-life insurance services to microfinance institutions’ clients and to other disadvantaged groups in the Philippines, who basically cannot afford the traditional insurance being offered in the market.