UPLiFT Assessment & Planning 2018. This year's Assessment & Planning was held at Mountain Lodge in Baguio City last October 17-20. With the cool weather and relaxed ambience, the place was conducive for the participants to discuss issues and exchange ideas more effectively. During the first day, an assessment workshop was conducted for the operations group. On the second day, the Area Managers presented their accomplishments reports while the Finance Supervisors presented the financial status of their respective programs. The consolidated report was presented by the Executive Director, Mr. Ed Sison, during the last day of the event.
UPLiFT Celebrates its 25th Anniversary! UPLiFT held its Silver Anniversary celebration at Le Pavillon Metropolitan Park in Pasay City last August 24. To commemorate this important milestone, a dinner event was shared among UPLiFT's stakeholders and special people who have been very supportive to the organization. The theme for the occasion is: "Moving Forward... And Beyond!"
Praise and Worship
(L) The ED, Mr. Edmon Sison, acknowledged the presence of guests and participants, while (R) Mr. Edouard Miailhe, BOT President, gave the Welcome Remarks
(L) Mr. Ed Garcia, Treasurer of the BOT, introduced the guest speaker for the evening (R) the Guest Speaker, Ms.Pia Bernadette R. Tayag, Head of Inclusive Finance Advocacy Staff, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
The guest speaker together with some members of the BOT and UPLiFT Admin officers (L-R) Ed Sison (ED), Ed Garcia (BOT Treas), Flor Cachola (CBDS Mngr), Lisa Dingalan (Finance Mngr), Gloria Chavez (GA Member), Julieta Estrada (BOT Member), Pia Tayag (Guest Speaker), Edouard Miailhe (BOT Pres), Jonathan Crespi (BOT Member), Mico Sano (Operations Mngr) and Elvira Arroyo (HR Officer)
Intermission number from RIZAL Program
Service Awardees - 5 years
Service Awardees - 6 years
Intermission number from PANGASINAN Program
Service Awardees - 7 years
Service Awardees - 8 to 9 years
Intermission number from BATAAN Program
Service Awardees - 10 to 15 years
Service Awardees - 16 to 17 years
Intermission number from UPLiFT Band
Service Awardees - 18 to 19 years
Service Awardees - 20 years and above
Entrepreneurial Awardees (Partners)
UPLiFT Student Scholars - Batch 01
Rizal Program Opens Morong Branch. Rizal Program opened its 5th branch in the Municipality of Morong last June 2018. The branch office is located at Marciano Bldg., #90 T. Claudio St. in Barangay Maybangcal.
UPLIFT Scholarship Assistance Program - Batch 1. The 1st batch of scholars under the UPLIFT Scholarship Assistance Program (USAP) attended an orientation seminar, together with their parents, held last May 30, 2018 at the UPLIFT Training Room in Burke Bldg., Binondo, Manila. The nine scholars also received their scholarship grants during the event.
UPLiFT General Assembly 2018. This year's General Assembly was held last May 28 at the Presidents Room of the Manila Polo Club in Makati City. First on the agenda was the presentation of the organizationís financial and operational accomplishments, followed by an election of officers and members for the BOT.
All sitting officers and members were re-elected, with Mr. Edouard Miailhe still the President, Mr. Juan Miguel Montinola as Vice President and Mr. Edgardo Garcia as Treasurer.
(GA Attendees L-R) EDM Rep. Khristin Hunter, BOT Vice Pres. Juan Miguel Montinola, BOT Pres. Edouard Miailhe, BOT Member Felicia Atienza, BOT Member Julieta Estrada, UPLiFT Fin. Mngr. Lisa Dinglasan, Atty. Michelle Salcedo representing Atty. Raquel Aspiras-Sanchez, UPLiFT Exec. Dir. Edmon Sison and BOT Treasurer Edgardo Garcia.