Funding Sources Archive

Micro-Lending Through Small Micro Finance Providers (Micro-Leap)

SMALL BUSINESS CORPORATION (Small Business Guarantee and Finance Corporation) 17th & 18th Floors, 139 Corporate Centre, Valero Street Salcedo Village, Makati City Program Title: MICRO-LENDING THROUGH SMALL MICRO FINANCE PROVIDERS (MICRO-LEAP) Target Conduit: * Small community cooperatives * Small non-government organizations (NGOs) * People’s Organizations (POs) Minimum Qualifications: o Asset size of at least P500 […

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8 Tips on How to Raise Start-Up Capital

This article takes us closer to knowing several ways in which young investors can make proper use of their working capital. Irrespective of the risks of running at a loss, with the tips we share on how yo raise start-up capitals, you would be on the right path as you delve into the competitive global […

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Proyekto sa Kauswagan sa Katilingban (PKK)

OPPORTUNITY KAUSWAGAN BANK, INC. A & L Building, E. Lopez Street, Jaro, Iloilo City Program Title: PROYEKTO SA KAUSWAGAN SA KATILINGBAN (PKK) Program Objective: A micro-finance lending program designed to alleviate poverty by empowering the marginalized sector towards economic growth through values formation and livelihood training programs, micro insurance, savings services in form of capital […

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Countryside Loan Fund Programs (CLF I, II, and III)

Countryside Loan Fund Programs (CLF I, II, and III) Program Objectives: A wholesale credit facility from World Bank made available to Participating Financial Institutions (PFIs) for on-lending to eligible private investment enterprises: – To provide financial support to the rural economies to emerge stronger from the financial crisis and resume sustained rapid economic growth in […

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OWWA’s Programs and Services for OFW

OWWA is the government welfare institution that protects and promotes the interest of member-Overseas Filipino Workers. It develops responsive programs and services for the social protection of its members. With a membership fee of US$25.00, an OFW is entitled to the following benefits and services: I. SOCIAL BENEFITS A. Disability and Dismemberment Benefit Disability / […

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Countryside Loan Fund – Credit Support for the Environment, Agri-Business, and Small & Medium Enterprises (CLF-CREAM)

Countryside Loan Fund – Credit Support for the Environment, Agri-Business, and Small & Medium Enterprises (CLF-CREAM) Program Objectives: CLF-CREAM aims to support LANDBANK’s priority sectors thru the provision of medium to long-term credit assistance to the environment-related projects, agri-busines and small and medium enterprises. Eligible PFIs: – Commercial Banks/Unibanks – Rural Banks – Thrift Banks […

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Agri-Microfinance Program (AMP) for Small Farmers and Fisherfolk and their Households

The Agri-Microfinance Program (AMP) for Small Farmers and Fisherfolk and their Households is a joint program of the Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) and the People’s Credit and Finance Corporation (PCFC) for the provision of credit to qualified borrower organizations for re-lending to small farmers and fisherfolk households and groups/organizations. The AMP was established by […

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Development Advocacy (DevAd) Program

LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES (LBP) 1598 M.H. Del Pilar corner Dr. J. Quintos Streets, Malate, Manila Program Title: DEVELOPMENT ADVOCACY (DevAd) PROGRAM Program Objectives: DevAd Program is an innovative lending program for enterprises with viable and sustainable projects, but lacking in collateral or do not have a track record. Eligibility Criteria: * Accounts that […

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How to Apply for a Business Loan in the Philippines: A Step-by-Step Guide for Small Business Owners

How to Apply for a Business Loan in the Philippines: A Step-by-Step Guide for Small Business Owners Photo courtesy of US Embassy Manila via Flickr | Download here Do you need money to start or grow your business? One of the practical options for entrepreneurs like you is to apply for a business loan in […

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Self-Employment Assistant – Kaunlaran (SEA-K) Program

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT IBP Road, Batasan Hills, Quezon City Program Title: SELF-EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE – KAUNLARAN (SEA-K) PROGRAM Program Description: SEA-K Program is a capability building program of the DSWD and local government units which aims to enhance the socio-economic skills of poor families through the organization of community-based associations for entrepreneurial development. […

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Negosyo Credit Program for Government Employees (“Puhunang Pangnegosyo Para sa Kawani ng Gobyerno”)

Program Title: Negosyo Credit Program for Government Employees (“Puhunang Pangnegosyo Para sa Kawani ng Gobyerno”) Program Objectives: * To provide government employees thru their cooperatives and/or employee associations, access to GFIs/GOCCs negosyo funds to finance alternative livelihood projects which the employee and/or his family wish to engage in; * To support government thrust of providing […

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Small Enterprises Technology Upgrading Program (Set-Up)

DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (DOST) Bicutan, Taguig, Metro Manila Program Title: SMALL ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY UPGRADING PROGRAM (SET-UP). SET-UP is a nationwide strategy to encourage and assist SMEs to adopt technological innovations to improve their operations and thus boost their productivity and competitiveness. The program enables firms to address their technical problems through technology transfer […

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