• 2 day Live-in Capability Building on STI HIV AIDS Prevention
    2 day Live-in Capability Building on STI HIV AIDS Prevention
  • ALS passers Graduation Ceremony
    ALS passers Graduation Ceremony
  • Northern Cebu Disaster Response
    Northern Cebu Disaster Response
  • Tambayan Sessions at Bidlisiw includes guitar lessons to interested children as well as free play after each structured activity.
    Tambayan Sessions at Bidlisiw includes guitar lessons to interested children as well as free play after each structured activity.
  • MOU Signing between Bidlisiw Foundation, Inc. and Rotaract Club of Cebu Port Center Community Based for the ALS Review
    MOU Signing between Bidlisiw Foundation, Inc. and Rotaract Club of Cebu Port Center Community Based for the ALS Review
  • Tapping of Private Sector for Bidlisiw’s Formation of Volunteers
    Tapping of Private Sector for Bidlisiw’s Formation of Volunteers

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Written on 02/04/2020, 18:13 by admin
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Written on 02/04/2020, 17:48 by admin
care-for-childrenAt this time when enhanced community quarantine is imposed, our family beneficiaries suffer. The daily wage earners' livelihood is directly hit by closure...
Written on 30/03/2020, 13:16 by admin
generosity-amidst-crisisA hundred of families, who are enrolled in our programs are starting to buy grocery items at P1500 each today at Colonnade Mall Cebu & Mandaue. We...
Written on 14/03/2019, 16:12 by admin
skills-training-in-food-and-beverage-services  Bidlisiw continues to uphold its Vision, Mission, Goal which is to improve the lives of marginalized families. In one of the activities under Enhancing...
Written on 14/03/2019, 15:54 by admin
badac-activities-in-support-of-strengthening-the-implementation-of-barangay-drug-clearing-programIn support with the Philippine Dangerous Drugs Board REGULATION NO. 3, S. OF 2017 entitled “Strengthening The Implementation Of Barangay Drug Clearing...


Written on 23/11/2013, 07:56 by Pamela Uy
deped-mandaue-teachers-trained-on-how-to-conduct-psychological-first-aidMandaue City Department of Education headed by Dr. Virginia Zapanta collaborated with Bidlisiw Foundation, Inc. through the support of our partners: Terre...
Written on 14/11/2013, 14:01 by Pamela Uy
donations-for-stress-relief-packs-for-children-in-bohol-and-northern-cebuBidlisiw Foundation, Inc., in its unrelenting efforts to serve and help the most underprivileged children, families and communities, has launched a 3-day...
Written on 19/09/2013, 15:11 by Pamela Uy
bidlisiw-foundation-inc-24th-year-anniversary-celebrationThe Bidlisiw Foundation, Inc. will be celebrating its 24th year Anniversary on September 21, 2013. As a yearly tradition, this event will be made even...
Written on 05/06/2013, 12:43 by Pamela Uy
integrated-hiv-and-behavior-serologic-surveillance-ihbss-2013 An on-going Integrated HIV and Behavior Serologic and Surveillance (IHBSS) is conducted in Metro Cebu from last week of May 2013 to mid-June 2013 for...
Written on 21/04/2013, 13:54 by Pamela Uy
international-aids-candlelight-memorial-celebration-2013        The 30th International AIDS Candlelight Memorial Celebration will be this coming May 19, 2013 with a theme: "In Solidarity" Please see link...
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Improved quality of family and community life among Filipino children and their families.

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Helping the most disadvantaged children and families among the poor communities.

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Provide access, opportunities and hope for the most marginalized children, families and communities.



 Welcome to Bidlisiw Foundation Inc.


Bidlisiw Foundation, is a local NGO situated in Cebu City,Philippines with an 20-year experience as a social welfare and development agency, duly licensed and accredited by Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and Philippine Council for NGO Certification (PCNC) as donee institution and registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Its development work focuses on helping the urban poor families, particularly the informal settlers in the cities of Cebu, Mandaue and Talisay. This is in coordination with Local Government Units, concerned government agencies, other non-government organizations and target groups/communities for wider impact and support. With trained and committed staff and workers it has implemented and successfully completed various programs/projects on health and nutrition, education, vocational training and livelihood. Bidlisiw maintains activity and learning centers in the target communities where area-based activities are held for cost-efficiency and accessibility to target participants/groups.


 These work and resource mobilization experiences earned for Bidlisiw certain recognition and award like: (a.) national awardee as “Most Outstanding Family Serving NGO” during the celebration of the International Year of the Family in 1994, (b.) Special Citation for Community Service during the 64th Charter Anniversary of Cebu City in 2001, (c.) USAID-PATH recognition for valuable contribution, dedication and teamwork as NGO partner of ASEP (Aids Surveillance and Education Project) in 2003 and (d.) ILO-IPEC recognition of its action programme as a “good practice worthy of replication for the effective elimination of six priority worst forms of child labor” in 2007. (e.) Certificate of Recognition for supporting women’s cause and coordination work with City Health Office given by Mandaue City Government last March, 2010.


Co-operation work experiences with various institutions include:


  • Inter Aide (French NGO) on health and nutrition, water and sanitation, education, vocational training and livelihood (1989-1999), Micro Finance (1999-2001) and Family Development (2003-2006).
  • USAID-PATH on HIV/AIDS Prevention in Cebu City(1995-2003).
  • AusAID-PACAP on garments training and production (1995-1998) and micro finance (May 2001- April 2003).
  • World Bank-UHNP on Community-based water and sanitation (1997-2000).
  • Coope’ Sud (French NGO) on early detection and rehabilitation of developmental delays among 0-6 years old children (1998-2003).
  • United Nations Drug Control Programme (UNDCP) on substance abuse prevention among children and young people (1999-2000).
  • Save The Children-UK & Sweden on program for abused and exploited children, substance abuse prevention and alternative learning systems (1999-2007) and relief and rehabilitation support for fire victim-families (June 2003 & April-August 2007).
  • British Embassy on training and entrepreneurial development (April 2001- March 2004).
  • Global Fund on HIV/AIDS prevention in Mandaue City(Oct. 2004 - July 2006).
  • ILO-IPEC on withdrawing, protecting and preventing children from commercial and sexual exploitation (May 2005-Nov 2006).
  • Terres des Homme (TDH-NL) on Community-Based HIV/AIDS prevention among CSEC and their families (March 2007 – present).
  • World Vision on Alternative Learning System (June 2009 – Present)
  • NSO – ILO on Pilot Survey for Children & Youth (Sept 2009 – Dec 2009)
  • Healthgov –USAID on“Technical Assistance to Metro Cebu in implementing STI/HIV/AIDS prevention and control through zonal collaboration”. (Oct 2009 –Sept 2010)
  • Dolores Aboitiz Children’s Fund on Child & Family Healing & Reintegration (Jan 2010 – Present)
  • Assisi Development Foundation (June 2011-Present) Sustaining Education and Economic Pursuits of CSEC & YPIP.
  • Body Shop-UK (June 2011-Present) Preventive Case Management
  • Cebu City Government (January 2012-Present) Preventive Case Management