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Cordillera’s Kandama Collective fabric hits New York Fashion Week runway

Cordillera's Kandama Collective clothing line showcasing the beauty and intricacy of Ifugao fabric is set to hit the New York Fashion Week runway in September. The Filipino social entreprise will highlight the weaves of women...

Pinoy social enterprise HOME Plush Toys creates indigenous Lumad Dolls

Filipino social enterprise Handcrafters of Mary Enterprise (HOME) Plush Toys has created a Lumad Collection of their handcrafted dolls. The Lumad (Visayan word for native or Indigenous) tribes such as the Aetas, Bontocs, Ibaloi, Kalinga,...

Filipino-Canadian entrepreneur Gelaine Santiago is Top 25 Immigrants awardee in Canada

Filipino-Canadian entrepreneur Gelaine Santiago was awarded one of the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Top 25 Immigrants in Canada. Gelaine Santiago, the co-founder with her husband Jerome of the social enterprise Cambio & Co., was...

Filipino-Canadian social enterprise Cambio & Co. showcases fashion with Filipino soul

Canadian enterprise Cambio & Co. showcases fashion designed with Filipino artisans' skills and bearing the soul of Filipino heritage. The online shopping site for dresses, accessories, and bags exhibit the contemporary fashion combining traditional and...

W Group Seaweed brings livelihood and peace

“The problem with seaweed farming was that the selling price was low due to the intense competition from other places that were able to harvest a lot because they had bigger areas. Our area...

VMV Hypoallergenics looks to farmers for Yolanda’s valuable lesson

Typhoon Yolanda devastated lives and destroyed livelihoods and businesses. Among those that suffered greatly was the now international “cosmeceutical” company VMV Hypoallergenics. Almost all VMV cosmeceutical (cosmetics that are supposed to have medicinal properties) products...

URC-AIG grows hand-in-hand with farmers through its Kabalikat Farm Program

Zaldy Angcaya of Amadeo, Cavite is a long-time Uno+ Hog Feeds and Veterinary Products distributor and among the first farmers to join the Kabalikat Farm Program of Universal Robina Corporation – Agro Industrial Group...

With Unilever, communities join journey towards progress

Unilever is one of the foremost global names in the food and personal, household care categories with annual global revenues numbering in the billions of euros.

Unifrutti Group Philippines: A sustainable partnership and a tribal sacred compact

Many communities in Mindanao are among the poorest of the poor, with poverty rates as high as 70 percent.

With farmers at the center, ULPI lights up tobacco sector

Saturnino “Turning” Distor, who started helping his parents plant crops at the tender age of five, is a witness to how Universal Leaf Philippines, Inc. (ULPI) has transformed farmers’ lives by revolutionizing the tobacco trade system.

Taytay Sa Kauswagan, Incorporated helps little money go a long way

For the past 30 years, Taytay Sa Kauswagan Incorporated (TSKI) has pursued its mission to serve less-privileged Filipinos and help them overcome poverty.

The Generics Pharmacy: Affordable medicines for everyone

In a country where access to health services and cheap medicines remains a problem, The Generics Pharmacy aims to make quality medicines affordable to everyone.