Building support for cacao and coconut social enterprises

When Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) celebrated its 15th anniversary, PEF urged non-profit and for-profit social entrepreneurs, government, private sector, promoters and other enablers to scale up their efforts and forge stronger partnerships to build self-sufficient, self-reliant and resilient communities. As it moves towards an area-based, community-driven approach to scale up the impact of social […]


Coffee-based industry projects get P 5.48M funding from PEF

Of the 37 newly approved projects of the Peace and Equity Foundation, four coffee-based industry projects made it to the list. Coffee social enterprises, Atok Arabica Coffee Growers Marketing Cooperative, and Kape Maramag received funding for coffee consolidation & marketing, and working capital, respectively. KAPE MARAMAG is a small-scale community-based coffee enterprise managed by the […]


MOA Signing for the 2nd Installment of Impact Hub Fellowship

Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Impact Hub Manila (IHM) and WWF-Philippines formalizing their partnership for the second run of the Impact Hub Fellowship for Agriculture. PEF IHM and WWF Philippines will identify and incubate entrepreneurial solutions to a variety of issues related to sustainable energy, especially those with […]


Annual Report 2016

The Peace and Equity Foundation is pleased to share highlights of last year’s successes in its Annual Report 2016. The Annual Report also contains stories from our ten partner communities who were part of the midterm household survey in 2015, a follow-up on the baseline household survey conducted in 2012. To download PEF’s Annual Report […]


New water system project benefits Surigaonons

At least 3,000 residents of barangays Aras-asan, Unidad and Tubo-tubo in the municipality of Cagwait, Surigao del Sur will now enjoy a steady supply of safe and potable water through the new water system supported by the Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) and the Coca-Cola Foundation Philippines Inc. (CCFPI). PEF and CCFPI recently handed over […]


PEF celebrates 15th year with “Attempts at Social Enterprise”

Excerpted from one of the social enterprise thought leaders on social enterprise featured in the book, this statement summarizes the thoughts, realizations, and insights we have collected throughout our five-year “unang taya” experience in investing in social enterprises. That, in the long run, the social mission and the interests of enterprises must converge for the […]


PEF’s 5th year celebration of International Internal Audit Awareness Month

Every May, internal auditors around the world participate in this important celebration, International Audit Awareness Month, to promote the internal audit profession in the business community. For the fifth time in a row, Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) led by the Internal Audit and Control Unit once again celebrated the occasion with this year’s theme […]


An e-Learning tool to help boost SEs

Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) recently attended a CMS workshop organized by one of the leading integrated cloud business and e-commerce software solutions providers, NetSuite Inc. CMS or content management system is a system that allows one to form, create, manage and maintain websites pages while operating on a single interface. During the said workshop, […]


Solar Show 2017: Showcasing Potential of Philippine Solar Energy

Every year the sun beams to the earth energy to sustain global needs for the entire year. This same clean and green energy now has given Peace and Equity Foundation (PEF) new opportunities to reach and create household impact in poor communities across the country by scaling up three existing solar energy social enterprises. To […]

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