NGO Details

Name:Little Bamboo Foundation, Incorporated
Address:10th Street, Blessed Sacrament Compound, NRA, Barangay Tejero, Cebu
Region: Region VII (Central Visayas)
City/Province:Cebu City
Telephone Number:(032) 416-6406
Fax Number:
Newly Established:No
Contact Person:Atty. Geraldine E. Jorda / Ms. Fe Evelyn B. Garcia
Position:Board President / Manager
Purpose for which Organized:Charitable,Social Development
Company Description:

The Little Bamboo Foundation, Incorporated (LBF) was duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on November 17, 2003 as a non-stock, non-profit organization by a French national Anne de Vesian von Bredow, a volunteer of a French NGO, Enfants du Mekong. It started when she had the opportunity to work with the children of the informal settlers of Cebu City’s sprawling Port Area. Anne’s work mandate was to support children to be in school and continue their education. Its main office is located at 10th Street, Blessed Sacrament Compound, NRA, Barangay Tejero, Cebu City. The Foundation has 16 regular staff, 1 part-time staff, 1 volunteer and 9 members of the Board of Trustees.

Its purposes (V-M-G), among others, are: “to be committed to the holistic development of children by addressing their education and providing their families with guidance in their economic, psychosocial, legal and health concerns; to provide Pre-school education (early childcare and development) for two years of Nursery; to provide educational sponsorship grants for elementary and high school children; to provide formation programs for parents; to refer families to appropriate institutions for economic, psychosocial, legal and health concerns.” The Foundation’s program focus is on Preschool Program that provides three levels of pre-school education and early childhood care and development, that is, two years of Nursery; Enfants du Mekong (EdM) Sponsorship that provides child sponsorship assistance to children in all grades of Elementary and all years of High School; Family Development that undertakes parent formation activities to increase and strengthen the capacities of parents to care for children and to manage family issues; and Charities for Children and the Elderly that provide child minding services and care for the elderly. Geographical scope of programs: Cebu.

It was certified for 1 year on January 15, 2014 that ended on December 3, 2014.

Certification Info
BIR Certification No:134-2015
Date Certified: 12/14/2015
Years of Certification:3
Expiration: 2018-02-11