Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) is the leading
telecommunications service provider in the Philippines. Through its
three principal business groups—wireless, fixed line, and information
and communications technology—PLDT offers the largest and most
diversified range of telecommunications services across the Philippines'
most extensive fiber optic backbone and wireless, fixed line and
PLDT is listed on the Philippine Stock
Exchange (PSE:TEL) and its American Depositary Shares are listed on the
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE:PHI). PLDT has one of the largest market
capitalizations among Philippine-listed companies.
ASA Philippines Foundation, Inc.
ASA is a non-governmental organization based in Bangladesh which
provides micro credit financing. It was established in 1978 by Shafiqual
Haque Choudhury and microfinance lending began in 1991. Since then it
has become one of the largest fully self-sufficient microfinance
institutions in the world. Its mission is to "reduce poverty and improve
the quality of life of the poor through the provision of qualitative
and responsive micro finance services in an innovative and sustainable
Ateneo de Manila University
The Ateneo de Manila University is a private university run by the
Society of Jesus in the Philippines. The Ateneo offers programs in the
elementary, secondary, undergraduate, and graduate levels. Its academic
offerings cover various fields, including the Arts, Humanities,
Business, Law, the Social Sciences, Philosophy, Theology, Medicine and
Public Health, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Computer
Science and Information Technology, Engineering, Environmental Science,
and Government. Aside from teaching, the Ateneo de Manila also engages
in research and social outreach.
It is one of only
two universities in the Philippines to receive Level IV
accreditation—the highest possible level—from the Federation of
Accrediting Agencies of the Philippines and the PAASCU. It received its
Level IV accreditation on June 2004.
Caritas is a confederation of 162 Catholic relief, development and
social service organizations working to build a better world, especially
for the poor and oppressed, in over 200 countries and territories.
First Pacific Company Ltd.
First Pacific (HKEx: 00142) is a Hong Kong-based investment and
management company with operations located in Asia. Its principal
business interests relate to Telecommunications, Consumer Food Products
and Infrastructure. Listed in Hong Kong, First Pacific's
shares are also available in the United States through American
The organization has also extended relief
and community development assistance to communities in the provinces of
Aurora, Leyte, Mindoro and Bicol.
Philippine National Police
The Philippine National Police is the national police force of the
Republic of the Philippines. It is both a national and a local police
force in that it provides all law enforcement services throughout the
Philippines. The Philippine National Police, merger of the Philippine
Constabulary and the Integrated National Police, was activated on 29
January 1991. Its National Headquarters are based at Camp Crame, Quezon
City, in the National Capital Region.
PLDT Managers Club, Inc.
PLDT Managers Club, Inc. is the association of executive employees with
the title of manager and/or department heads, or its equivalent, in
Philippine Business for Social Progress
The Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) is a private and non-profit foundation dedicated to promoting business
sector commitment to social development. Organized in 1970 by 50 of the
country's prominent business leaders, it has since grown to become the
nation's largest business-led social development foundation.
Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas
Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is a non-stock and non-profit
organization that serves as the national governing body for the sport of
basketball in the Philippines. It also serves as the duly accredited
national sports association for basketball under the Philippine Olympic
Committee (POC) and also as a member of the Federacion Internationale de
University of the Philippines
The University of the Philippines is the only national university of the
Philippines. Founded in 1908 through an act of the Philippine
Legislature, the University provides tertiary-level education in almost
every field, from law, medicine, engineering, political science and
other social sciences to public health, natural sciences, agriculture
and the humanities.
The Central Visayan Institute Foundation (CVIF) is home of the CVIF Dynamic Learning Program, a synthesis of
classical and modern pedagogical theories adapted to foster the highest
level of learning, creativity, and productivity. Essential features of
the program include: Parallel Learning Groups (Modified Jigsaw
Strategy), Activity-based Multi-domain Learning, In-school Comprehensive
Student Portfolio, Strategic Study and Rest Periods and Integrated
Spiritual and Cultural Formation.
The CVIF Program is
student-teacher-administrator friendly and can easilly be modified and
adapted to different levels of affluence (or poverty) for marked gains
in academic performance especially in the sciences and mathematics.
Akapela Open is a competition for contemporary* a cappella ensemble singing.
It is a project spearheaded by The Music School of Ryan Cayabyab in cooperation with the PLDT Smart Foundation and One Meralco Foundation.
This competition is deemed to be the first of its kind in the country.
Project Pagsulong is a P1Million youth challenge to help alleviate poverty - inviting young Filipinos (18 to 30 years old) to form a team (with 3 to 5 members) and come up with innovative business ideas good enough to stand against proposals from other teams, as well as viable enough to provide real-life solutions for alleviating poverty.
It’s a team project of a lifetime: with cash grants, and pre- and post-project coaching and mentoring from partner institutions and TOSP alumni to see the fruition of their ideas the right way.
Stories worth watching. Movies worth celebrating. CineFilipino Film Festival TM 2013 A project of PLDT Smart Foundation in association with Unitel Productions.CineFilipino Film Festival TM 2013
A project of PLDT Smart Foundation in association with Unitel Productions
For more information, please contact:
THE CINEFILIPINO FILM FESTIVAL SECRETARIAT
7th Floor Salustiana D. Ty Tower,
104 Paseo de Roxas corner Perea St.,
Bgy. San Lorenzo, Makati City
+63-02-8450372 local 318