Following the establishment of the Binudac Fisherfolk Association (BinFA) on August 17, 2023, Culion Foundation, Inc. (CFI) and the LGU of Culion conducted Mentoring and Strengthening workshops to...
Providing patient-centered interventions to individuals affected by communicable diseases
Championing environmental sustainability through restoration and education.
Empowering communities for sustainable development and brighter futures.
CFI implements TB in the Workplace Project
Culion Foundation, Inc. partnered with the Quezon City Health Department and Samahan ng mga Manggagawa at Manininda ng Kamuning (SaMMPalKa) to launch the Tuberculosis (TB) in the Workplace Project. With this partnership, the group was able to empower their representatives through a capacity-building workshop, formulate their own TB workplace policy, and conduct lectures and information dissemination campaigns to educate and raise awareness about TB.
The Culion Foundation, Inc. is one of the players helping combat the TB epidemic. It continually strengthens its engagement with the DOH, LGUs, development partners, and the community to ensure that services such as active case finding are delivered to the underserved and vulnerable members of the community. Through the ACF project, CFI aims to make TB screening available and accessible, especially to those at-risk groups who have no financial capability to avail of chest X-rays (CXR).
A Testimonial from Philippine Councilors League Laguna member Mary Grace Reodica
CFI had the privilege of witnessing the firsthand cooperation of a dedicated councilor of Laguna in delivering a transformative impact of free TB screening. The initiative from Magdalena Councilor Mary Grace Reodica has played a crucial role in preventing and controlling the spread of infectious disease within the municipality of Magdalena and amplifying it to the whole province of Laguna.
47th Founding Anniversary
Celebrating its Past and Sustaining Gains Towards Universal Health Care for All Filipinos
On June 9, 2023, the Culion Foundation, Inc. (CFI) celebrated its 47th Founding Anniversary with the theme “CFI: Stronger @ 47, Celebrating Our Roots.” The event marked a momentous occasion to reflect on CFI’s profound impact over the past four decades. President Mr. Alberto Lim highlighted CFI’s vision of Universal Healthcare, striving for equitable access to quality care for all Filipinos. Mr. Eugenio Caccam echoed the commitment to create a society where health is a human right, transcending mere ideals. CFI’s journey exemplifies resilience and innovation, uniting the staff to address health, environmental, and community challenges together. The anniversary celebration invigorated the team to march forward, reinforcing CFI’s unwavering dedication to its founding principles. As CFI steps into the future, it stands tall as a beacon of hope, promising a brighter and healthier future for the Filipino people, leaving a lasting legacy of care and empowerment for generations to come.
Culion Foundation Inc. Program Manager for environment attended the Environmentally Critical Areas Network(ECAN) board meeting
Culion Foundation, Inc. (CFI) Program Manager for environment attended the Environmentally Critical Areas Network (ECAN) board meeting held on August 15, 2023, at the RHU conference room in Culion,...
The LGU through the Office of the Municipal Agriculture (OMA) and Municipal Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management Council (MFARMC) Chairperson spearheaded the public consultation about the...
FR. JAVIER OLAZABAL Y MENDOZA, SJ
Founder of Culion Foundation Inc.
Fr. Javier Olazabal fulfilled his dream of serving Culion’s leprosy patients, dedicating his life until his death in 1988.
DON JOSE MA. SORIANO, SR.
Founder of Culion Foundation Inc.
An advocate for Culion’s Hansenites, inspired by his philanthropic father, pioneered welfare assistance and held various esteemed business positions.
To help build the country’s capacity to deal with various challenges to human development, primarily the prevention and control of communicable diseases and other health problems.
Culion Foundation, Inc. TB ACF Team Receives Service Award for Outstanding Contributions in Tuberculosis Active Case Finding in the Municipality of Cavinti, Laguna.
On the 4th of August 2023 at the 9th Sambalilo Festival, the Culion Foundation, Inc. TB ACF Team has been a recipient of a service award for their exceptional efforts and significant contributions as partners of the local government unit in providing free TB screening. This recognition highlights their unwavering commitment to combatting TB and improving public health outcomes.