The KEITECH Educational Foundation, Inc. (formerly Kananga-EDC Educational Foundation, Inc.) was registered with the SEC as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on February 6, 2009. It is located at Brgys. Hiluctogan and Rizal, Kananga. Leyte. The Foundation owns and operates the Kananga-EDC Institute of Technology (KEITECH) with the purpose to “ establish and operate an educational institution which shall provide private, technical, vocational and post-secondary and non-degree education to deserving and qualified students in the Municipality of Kananga and its neighboring communities.
KEITECH offers 100% scholarship to poor but deserving high school graduates in its area of operation, Kananga, Leyte; Ormoc City and Eastern Samar. Its regular technical programs are mainly in the following sectors: 1) Construction; 2) Metals and Engineering; and 3) Tourism/Health/Social Services. The programs commenced last June 2009 and KEITECH’s first batch of graduates (117 scholars) received National Certifications 1 and 2 last April 2010. The certifications enabled the graduates to apply for gainful employment in the Philippines and abroad. The Foundation likewise assists all of the graduates in their placement and employment requirements.
The Foundation has 9 regular staff, 19 project-based staff and 8 members of the Board of Trustees.
It was given a one-year certification from April 08, 2010 – March 03, 2011. It received a 5-year certification on April 7, 2011 that ended on March 2, 2016.