NGO Details

Name:Caritas Manila, Inc.
Address:2002 Jesus Street, Pandacan, Manila
Region: NCR (National Capital Region)
Telephone Number:(02) 564-1831 to 36 / 563-9308
Fax Number:(02) 563-9309
Newly Established:No
Contact Person:Rev. Fr. Anton Cecilio T. Pascual
Position:Executive Director
Purpose for which Organized:Charitable
Company Description:

Caritas Manila, Inc. was registered with the SEC as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on May 3, 1977 (SEC Reg. No. 73344) as the lead Catholic agency for social services and development in the Archdiocese of Manila. Caritas is an operating organization with current thrust in education and health & nutrition, However, it also undertakes other programs which include socio-economic development program, Restorative Justice (paralegal assistance & Prison assistance), Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Program and other technical assistance to vicariates/parishes. The main office is located at 2002 Jesus St., Pandacan Manila. Caritas currently has 16 regular employees including its Executive Director and 67 part- time staff. The projects are run by volunteers numbering about 5,000 mostly at the parish level. There are 13 members of the Board of Trustees, 6 are Bishops and one is a Cardinal. The tenure of the Archbishop/Cardinal of Manila and the Bishops of suffragan dioceses is co-terminus with their positions. It was certified for three (3) years on June 11, 2004 and which ended on June 11, 2007. On November 28, 2007, it was certified for five (5) years and which ended on November 27, 2012 The Foundation’s vision is to be the Social Services and Development Ministry of the Church of the Poor. It exists for the total development of the urban poor in achieving fullness of life. The geographical scope of programs is the Archdiocese of Manila (Manila, Makati, Pasay, Mandaluyong). Technical assistance, however, goes beyond its geographical scope. Total donations received for the last two years amounted to P198,961,372.00. It has an approved budget for 2012 of P103,737,708. Funding sources are from corporate and individual donations, government assistance, endowment fund, Archdiocese & parishes, Pondo ng Pinoy Community Foundation, Australian Embassy and other fund raising activities.

Certification Info
BIR Certification No:142-2012
Date Certified: 12/26/2012
Years of Certification:5
Expiration: 2017-12-07