To eradicate poverty through sustainable development and women empowerment.
SDF strives to empower the disadvantaged communities through implementation of integrated programs that include capacity building, infrastructure development, employment creation, nutrition awareness and support, and above all inclusive and appropriate financing for planned economic activities. These interventions aim to facilitate the communities to realize their full potentials, lift them out of poverty and take full advantage of emerging opportunities.
What we do
♦ Mobilize and empower rural poor with emphasis on women through capacity building initiatives to build and strengthen their institutions;
♦ Transfer funds directly to the village institutions for making livelihood related investment to bring changes in socio-economic condition;
♦ Develop skills and generate employment opportunities for the un/under employed youth;
♦ Build and renovate local infrastructure through CISF program to ease communication that ultimately thrive in the national economy;
♦ Raise awareness, improve attitudes and practices that enhance nutritional status of target beneficiaries;
♦ Establish linkages with service providers, employers, financial institutions to ensure receiving services by the beneficiaries; and Establishing second tier institutions to carry out the institutional functions after phasing out.
♦ Unity and equity
♦ Use of local resources
♦ Belief and trust in community wisdom
♦ Transparency and accountability at all levels of program implementation
♦ Building self-reliant and sustainable institutions of the poor at community level.