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3rd Fairbuilding Awards

FAIRBUILDING NETWORK AWARDS 2019 CELEBRATING CONSTRUCTION WITH A CONSCIENCE On November 20th, FairBuilding Network (FBN) celebrated 5 years of successful collaboration with social building and industry partners to advance the housing needs of the poor at the 3rd FairBuilding Awards 2019 under the banner of Celebrating Construction with a Conscience. More than 200 representatives from the […]

Building Classrooms in Marawi with HOPE

Engagement Forum with Friends of Hope, Inc. together with Fairbuilding Suppliers. The forum highlighted their current construction project, a 2-story school building with 4 classrooms to be built in Brgy. Sugod, Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Friends of Hope, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that builds classrooms for Filipino children.

Immersion with Dumagat Tribe thru Portal for Youth Foundation

Fairbuilding Team volunteered for the Adopt-a-School project of the Association of Fil-Am TeachersLangka of America, Inc. (AFTA) together with FBN NGO Partner, Youth for Portal Foundation and BESTI. The grade 1 to 11 students of Langka Elementary School and PCNHS- Langka Annex in Brgy. Langka, Palayan City, Nueva Ecija, was able to receive school supply […]

FairBuilding Network at the 7th Asia-Pacific Housing Forum

The Asia-Pacific Housing Forum (APHF) is a biennial conference organized by Habitat for Humanity with the aim to connect stakeholders engaged in finding solutions for inadequate shelter issues and promoting affordable housing as a driver of economic growth. In the Philippines, the preliminary event will take place on 29 to 31 July 2019 in Manila at the New […]

4P for People to Build Rejoice Children’s Village

This year, 4P for People Foundation will be starting to build their dream, the Rejoice Children’s Village, in their 27,000 sqm property in Nasugbu, Batangas. The Children’s Village aims to be a housing and rehabilitation space for families. The village will be comprised of programs such as livelihood projects, workshops and classes, and cultivation of […]

Exploring new opportunities with partner suppliers and NGOs

The annual general assembly of Fairbuilding Partners was held last July 5th, 2019 in Makati City. Attended by 48 representatives from different organization and companies, this year’s assembly looked into discussing how Fairbuilding can help its partner NGOs and suppliers beyond how FBN has helped them before. Through the event, all the attendees were able […]

Hospicio to start renovation of 50-year-old auditorium

Last July 12th, the Fairbuilding team visited the 4-hectare property of Hospicio de San Jose in San Miguel, Manila. The enormous place is home to more than three hundred people of varied age and needs from cradle to twilight years.  Two-thirds of its population, abandoned by their families, seek temporary/permanent shelter. One of the structures […]

Fairbuilding expands in Cebu; holds forum with Habitat’s TCIS

In partnership with Habitat for Humanity’s Terwilliger Center for Innovation in Shelter (TCIS) and Habitat Philippines, Fairbuilding held the engagement forum in Maayo Hotel, Mandaue City, Cebu on the 18th of July 2019. The first objective of the program is to present Fairbuilding’s NGO construction projects in the area of Visayas and Mindanao to Cebu-based […]

NGO saves big time with World Home Depot’s donations

World Home Depot’s Innovations Group Manager, Ms.Audrey Belle Po (in the center wearing white), and Marketing Associate for Client Development, Ms. Kat Delos Santos (left of center), together with the representatives of the NGOs who were able to receive donations of Armstrong Fine Fissured boards from World Home. World Home Depot donated a total of […]

Fairbuilding Network celebrates 5-year anniversary

5 years ago, Fairbuilding Network was launched as a free online platform that helps Non-Profit Organisations (NGOs) with building projects to connect with building product suppliers, contractors, architects and engineers who are willing to help. This month, Fairbuilding is not only celebrating its 5th-year anniversary but also the proof of its concept: a successful 24.5-million […]