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Kaisahang Buhay Foundation, Inc. (KBF)
Contact Person: Rosario B. Dela Rosa – Executive Director
Address: #56 10th Avenue, Cubao, Quezon City, 1109 Philippines
Tel/Fax Number: 911-4180 / 912-1159 / 913-1469, (TELEFAX) 912-1160
Website/Email:

http://www2.mozcom.com/~kbf

email:kbf@mozcom.com

Organization Type:
Non-Government Organization
Organization Function:

Service delivery

Year Founded: December 10, 1975
Founders:

• Juana S. Silverio – Chairperson
• Judge Leonor-Ines Luciano
• Dean Josefina D. Pineda
• Teresita Silva & Emett K. Turner

Primary Purposes: Child, Women And Family Welfare Agency
Sources of Funds Support: • Mother organization
• Sponsors
• Donors
• Fees/charges for services
Former Name and Acronyms:  
Membership/ and Affiliations: • Association of Child Caring Agencies
• National Council for Social Development
• Family Network (FAMNET)
• Nat’l Council of Churches in the Phils
Collaborating Organization:

• Dept of Social Welfare & Dev’t. - Advocacy, Service Implementation
• Council for the Welfare of Children - Advocacy, Service Implementation

 

VISION, GOALS, OBJECTIVES:

• Ensure that a family is given a chance to remain whole and is able to keep their children.
• Promote the return of the child to the birth family.
• Advocate for the nurturance and protection of children and for them to have a family of their own
• Provide professional social services for the welfare and development of children, women, family and community.
• Develop dynamic and productive partnership in the field of child, family and community welfare and development with government and non-government agencies.


PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:

Program Service Primary Participants
Domestic & Intercountry Adoption  
Sponsorship Service  
Foster Care Service  
Day Care Service  
Service for Single Mothers  
Family & Community Outreach  
Independent Living & Educ Assistance  

Area of Service:

Regional:
NCR, Region IX, Region X


Physical Resources:

• Buildings/Offices
• Dormitory
• Vehicles
• Still and video cameras
• Computers
• Cell phones
• Copier
Other: Mini Conference Room


Human Resources:

• Executive officers
• Educators/Trainers
• Field workers
Other: Social Workers


Information Communication Resources:

• Library
• Internet connection
• Website (Static)


ADVOCACY EXPERIENCES:

Implemented proj. related to advocacy

Strategy Tools

Outcomes and outputs

Education    
Family Adoption    
Foster Care, Day Care & Supplemental Feeding    

Accomplishments :
Year
Description
Through adoption, children have permanent families    
Through foster care, children grow up in families not in orphanages    

Emerging Issues :

• Children growing up in orphanages instead in homes and families


CAPACITIES AND NEEDS :

Capacity to Advocate

Yes

 
Strenghts
Weaknesses
Professional Workers Funding for Advocacy
 
Issues and Concerns
Ways to Address
Not consistent and sustained  
 

MULTIMEDIA MATERIALS DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION:

Title and year Produced
Subject Matter
Format
Intended Audience
       

Materials Acccessible on website Website Links
 
 
 
 
PRESENCE IN VIRTUAL COMMUNITY

Internet Application Used

• Downloading materials (video, audio, music, photos, graphics) from the web

Other: Maintaining a website through our internet service provider

 

NETWORKING AND COLLABORATION

Organizations Providing Complementary Services:

Services Nature of Collaboration Location
Intercountry Adoption Board    
Council for the Welfare of Children    
UNICEF    
Dept of Social Welfare & Dev’t.    

Organizations Providing Similar Services:

Services Nature of Collaboration Location
Association of Child Caring Agencies of the Phils (ACCAP) Family Networks (FAMNET)  

Other Organization currently working or worked with:

Organization Name Contact Person Contact Number