Testimonial: The Surety of Pupils’ Elementary Education sta_irene_elem_school

Testimonial: The Surety of Pupils’ Elementary Education

  • January 15, 2014

Stichting Kapatiran is the organization with so much to give yet expecting nothing in return; the organization with a whole-heart concern to the poor but commendable pupils; and, the organization with a big heart who sought diligent and intelligent pupils’ success.

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A Second Kapatiran Beneficiary Area Hit by Haiyan

  • December 15, 2013

On the island of Palawan, 18 pupils in the elementary school are sent to school under the Basic Literacy Program (BLP) of Kapatiran. The BLP started there in the school year 2009-2010. From Kapatiran’s partner organization, PCART (Palawan Center for Appropriate Rural Techonology) Lauren (Oyen) J. Padilla reports on the effect of the super typhoon […]

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Earthquake in Bohol

  • November 27, 2013

On October 15, early in the morning, the island of Bohol was hit by an earthquake. Its force was 7.2 on the Richter scale and it took place in the middle of the island. One of Kapatiran’s board members lives at 40 kilometers’ distance, but at the moment of impact he happened to be in […]

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Fighting in Zamboanga

  • November 27, 2013

For years relations between the Muslims, organized in the More National Liberation Front. and the Philippine army have been strained in the very South of the Philippines. In September violent exchange of fire started between the two groups, resulting in casualties on both sides. We know 62 people were killed, many were injured and over […]

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Testimonial: The Surety of Pupils’ Elementary Education

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Stichting Kapatiran is the organization with so much to give yet expecting nothing in return; the organization with a whole-heart concern to the poor but commendable pupils; and, the organization with a big heart who sought diligent and intelligent pupils’ success.


A Second Kapatiran Beneficiary Area Hit by Haiyan

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On the island of Palawan, 18 pupils in the elementary school are sent to school under the Basic Literacy Program (BLP) of Kapatiran. The BLP started there in the school year 2009-2010. From Kapatiran’s partner organization, PCART (Palawan Center for Appropriate Rural Techonology) Lauren (Oyen) J. Padilla reports on the effect of the super typhoon […]


Earthquake in Bohol

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On October 15, early in the morning, the island of Bohol was hit by an earthquake. Its force was 7.2 on the Richter scale and it took place in the middle of the island. One of Kapatiran’s board members lives at 40 kilometers’ distance, but at the moment of impact he happened to be in […]


Fighting in Zamboanga

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For years relations between the Muslims, organized in the More National Liberation Front. and the Philippine army have been strained in the very South of the Philippines. In September violent exchange of fire started between the two groups, resulting in casualties on both sides. We know 62 people were killed, many were injured and over […]


The Fury of Haiyan Daanbantayan, Cebu, hit by second landfall of Haiyan

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The news on Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in the Philippines) no longer hits the headlines, but to those who are affected it is very much (heart)breaking news. The survivors still have to find their lost relatives or bury them, or care for their injured. Then they have to pick up their lives, poor and rich alike. […]


About us

Sitchting Kapatiran was founded in 1990 and is a registered foundation composed of volunteers in the Netherlands. Kapatiran came into being as the result of a joint effort of a few emigrated Filipinos, pulling their resources together to share their experiences and help each other in their new situation after leaving their home country, the […]


Kapatiran is proud to welcome our new Board member Jane Boogaard

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Jane Boogaard joined the Kapatiran board in September 2013. Jane was born in the UK to Filipino parents. She is the co-founder of Jazi (www.jazi.eu), a non-profit organization whose mission is to inspire philanthropy by making giving more enjoyable and effective. Being on the Kapatiran board is a perfect fit with her own personal giving […]


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The latest edition of e-newsletter is now available for download. In this newsletter, we hope to inform you on the developments and status of our fruitful projects.


12 years of Kapatiran Basic Literacy

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Basic Literacy locations (2011) and location Preda and Akay Kalinga [mapgen url="57450" width="540px" height="699px"] (click the markers to view the information)   Since the official start of Stichting Kapatiran’s Basic Literacy Program in 2000, the program is still very much appreciated not only by the beneficiary pupils themselves, but also by the parents, the community […]


Is there any impact of Kapatiran’s Livelihood Projects in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte?

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Three years ago, the livelihood projects in Bacarra, Ilocos Norte were conceived as a support strategy for the Basic Literacy Program (BLP) in the area, the goal of which is to make an indigent family be economically healthy in the soonest possible time as their children get the basic education of reading and writing. Together […]