NGO Details

Name:Yakap sa Kaunlaran ng Bata, Inc.
Address:2F BPAI Building, Earth Street, Maderal Compound, Barangay Palola, Lucban, Quezon
Region: Region IV - A (CALABARZON)
Telephone Number:(042) 540-6580
Fax Number:(042) 540-6580
Newly Established:No
Contact Person:Rosa H. Cosejo/ Rosario R. Ilagan
Position:Federation Manager/ President
Website Address:
Purpose for which Organized:Charitable,Social Development
Company Description:

The  Yakap sa Kaunlaran ng Bata,Inc. (YKBI), was registered with the SEC   as a private, non-stock, non-profit corporation on  January 9, 2004. The organization is a federation of the 8 people’s associations in the Southern Luzon Province, whose formation was spearheaded by the ChildFund Philippines (formerly Christian Children’s Fund) to implement programs and projects for the cause of children to address the root causes of child poverty.

The main office of the Federation is located at 2F BPAI Bldg., Maderal Compound, Earth Street, Barangay Palola, Lucban, Quezon. It has 10 regular staff , 160 volunteers  and 9 members of the Board of Trustees.

      The primary objectives of the Federation are :                  

1. To strengthen the capabilities of YAKAP community member associations to                   

                 understand child poverty and adversity that affect child growth and development.

2. To establish sustainable projects that will help address child poverty and adversity.

3. To strengthen coordination through resource mobilization  with other agencies within

                 and outside the communities that will support and address child poverty.

4. To give support to children and youth federations to implement their plans.


         In consonance with the above objectives, the organization  implements the following projects.


  1.  “Batang may Inisyatibo, Bihas at Organisado (BIBO) Project for 6-14-years old children -  

             Focuses on Child Development and Participation.

  1. “Youth Skills and Protection for Employability  and  Enterprise Development ‘(Youth SPEED) Project  for youth 15-24 years old. - Focus is on Alternative Lifelong Learning Systems
  2. “Bukluran “ or Cross Cutting  Project for adult individuals 25 years old and above – Focuses on strengthening the  federation and associations for Children’s Protection and  Survival.


Its  major source of income  comes from the  ChildFund Philippines, a foreign  organization which assists children and their families thru  sponsorship grants.  Other sources of income  include proceeds from fund raising activities, membership dues and counterpart share of the government and other partner agencies . 



Certification Info
BIR Certification No:134-2016
Date Certified: 12/01/2016
Years of Certification:1
Expiration: 2017-10-11