NGO Details

Name:Kaibigan Ermita Outreach Foundation, Inc.
Address:2551 Rubi St., San Andres Bukid, Manila
Telephone Number:(02) 567-5872 / 561-8508
Fax Number:(02) 561-8508
Newly Established:No
Contact Person:Ms. Ma. Theresa Staub / Ms. Susana G. Biteng
Position:Chair-President / Executive Director
Purpose for which Organized:Charitable
Company Description:

The Kaibigan Ermita Outreach Foundation, Inc. (KEOFI) commenced operations in 1986 with 35 street children as direct beneficiaries in the area of Ermita, a notorious red light district of Metro Manila. For many years, Kaibigan strove to make a difference in the lives of the street kids in Manila. In the year 1990s, an essentially child-centered approach has evolved and was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a non-stock non-profit organization on September 6, 1990 by a group of incorporators who bonded together to facilitate development and protection of disadvantaged children. It is a social development and welfare organization. KEOFI is located at 2551 Rubi St., San Andres Bukid, Manila. Presently, the foundation has 10 regular staff, 1 project-based staff, 1 part-time staff, 47 volunteers and 9 members of the Board of Trustees. It was first certified for 5 years on March 3, 2005 and ended on March 2, 2010. Second accreditation was for 3 years on November 15, 2010 and which will end on August 25, 2013. Its purposes, among others, are “to support and provide opportunities for urban poor children at-risk and their parents in Manila through delivery of development services that promote full participation towards empowerment and productivity; and to equip children and parents with proper knowledge and appropriate skills to address individual, family and community needs and to act on social issues that affect their lives through their full participation and partnership with GOs, NGOs and private sectors. The Foundation’s program focused on Educational Assistance Program (Formal and Non-formal), Children’s Development Program (CDP), Community Organizing Program (COP), and Livelihood Development Program (LDP). Geographical scope of programs: Manila (District 5-Baseco, San Andres Bukid, Malate, Sta. Ana, Ermita). 

Certification Info
BIR Certification No:046-2013
Date Certified: 10/14/2013
Years of Certification:5
Expiration: 2018-08-23