Benefits of financial literacy training for PWDs: ANZ and LCDPFI to evaluate

By Dexter C. Tiro with contribution from Georgette May Virgo Quezon City, Feb 9, 2017 – After the successful “MoneyMinded” seminar in June 25 last year, the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) organized a forum on financial literacy in cooperation with LCDPFI to evaluate how effective was the seminar to participants. The forum took […]

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LCDPFI holds free Civil Service reviews for PWDs

With contribution from Georgette May Virgo     Quezon City, Feb 4, 2017 – Acting on the need of people with disabilities to meet eligibility criteria in the government, LCDPFI continues to provide free civil service review sessions for free. The program which started in 2014 is conducted in partnership with Accenture Philippines whose employees […]

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February 9, 2017

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LCDPFI Conducts Disability Sensitivity Training for Accenture- Cybergate Employees

The Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI) conducted a Disability Sensitivity Training for Accenture employees last June 13, 2014 at Robinson’s Cybergate 2 in Edsa cor. Pioneer St., Mandaluyong City. LCDPFI Program Manager Hazel Joy Borja discussed basic disability facts and relevant national and international legislation. She also expounded on the barriers to accessibility confronting people with […]

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June 25, 2014

LCDPFI Once Again Joins ICT Jobs and Skills Fair for PWDs

The Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI) took part in this year’sICT Job and Skills Fair for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), which was held at SM North  Edsa Annex Cyberzone last June 19, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Seventy-eight PWDs submitted their resumes to the LCDPFI booth for wage and self-employment referrals and […]

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June 25, 2014

Partners’ Conference held in Laguna

Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI) and Autism Society Philippines (ASP) Laguna Chapter conducted a Partners’ Conference held last April 30, 2014 at Mer-Nel’s Place, Los Baños, Laguna with the theme “Moving Forward to Sustainable Employment for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs).” Objective of the conference was to recognize valuable partners who contributed to the success of […]

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May 9, 2014

Employers’ Conference Initiated by LCDPFI

Partner agencies and employers convene for the 1st Employers’ Conference with the theme“Moving Forward to Sustainable Employment Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities,”on 25 March 2014, 12:00 – 4:00 pm at Max’s Restaurant, Quezon City Memorial Circle, Quezon City. Companies and government agencies expressed their support to the cause for employment opportunities for PWDs which were […]

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April 5, 2014

PWD Livelihood Monitoring and Follow-up Activity in Laguna

Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI) and Autism Society Philippines (ASP) Laguna Chapter has partnered in the implementation of the Accelerating PWD Proficiency and LivelihoodEnhancement or APPLE Project. The project is funded by Accenture-Philippines through their Skills to Succeed Grants. To ensure sustainability, the project team conducts follow-up meetings with people with disabilities (PWDs) who have received livelihood assistance. Last February […]

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March 11, 2014

LCDPFI Partners with BBY-TDC for FST in Iloilo City

Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI)- Economic Empowerment (EE) program has partnered with Breaking Barriers for Young Adults with Disabilities – Training and Development Center (BBY –TDC) in Molo, Iloilo City for the conduct of a Foundation Skills Training cum Entrepreneurship and Personality Development Training, held in the latter’s office last February 28, 2014 Knuehlvirn Hautea, Samahan […]

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March 6, 2014

LCDPFI Conducts FST at Rizal Provincial Capitol

Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI) – Economic Empowerment (EE) program, through its “Access to Livelihoods” project funded by Accenture, conducted a Foundation Skills Training last February 14, 2014 at Rizal Provincial Capitol Building, located in Ynares Center Complex, Antipolo City. Monette P. Martin, the Provincial Social Welfare Development (PSWD) Officer, gave the welcome remarks. Arianne Pearl […]

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February 20, 2014

LCDPFI, PCSO Partners Anew Through Mini Sweepstakes

Leonard Cheshire Disability Philippines Foundation, Inc. (LCDPFI) has partnered anew with Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) to provide more livelihood opportunities for persons with disabilities (PWDs) through PCSO’s recently-launched mini sweepstakes. LCDPFI has previously collaborated with PCSO, gaming provider Pacific Online Systems Corporation, and Sajeg Sales Inc.. in providing PWDs a viable alternative source of income besides wage employment through […]

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February 19, 2014