WOMEN EMPOWERMENT THROUGH LIVELIHOOD

WOMEN EMPOWERMENT THROUGH LIVELIHOOD interventions of the Foundation sustained its intention of providing economic opportunities to one of the disadvantaged sector of the society. The operation of the SIGLA complementary food production facility, sewing, candle making and others generated take home income which benefitted their respective families. For this year, the SIGLA project was awarded as one of the Outstanding Technology Adopter in the medium scale enterprise category for showcasing economic viability, rapid return of investment, progressive market reach and efficient management practices.


  • EZF Candles Shines at SM Kultura

    EZF Candles Shines at SM Kultura

    In its thrust to be in the forefront of promoting small livelihood enterprises, SM Kultura has opened its door to welcome candles of sophisticated workmanship from the women of Calatagan, Batangas, organized by the E. Zobel Foundation.

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  • Livelihood Program and Island Store

    Livelihood Program and Island Store

    EZF Livelihood Project aims to address the meager income of family beneficiaries by organizing micro-enterprise trainings to create and dispose saleable products which contribute to income sufficiency.

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  • MOA SIGNING ON COMPLEMENTARY FOOD BLEND

    MOA SIGNING ON COMPLEMENTARY FOOD BLEND

    The E. Zobel Foundation, Department of Science and Technology Region IV-A, and the Food and Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI-DOST) agreed to pool their efforts and resources together to establish a Food Processing Plant for Snacks and other complementary foods at Brgy. Real, Calatagan, Batangas.

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  • “GANDA MO, HANAPBUHAY KO – I” A Basic Cosmetology Training

    “GANDA MO, HANAPBUHAY KO – I” A Basic Cosmetology Training

    The E. Zobel Foundation partners with Ang-Hortaleza Foundation to give 60 unemployed women of Calatagan, Batangas a source of livelihood by undertaking a five-day basic cosmetology training entitled “Ganda Mo, Hanapbuhay Ko – I” held on April 22 – 26, 2013 at the EZF Garden.

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  • CALATAGAN NEW GENERATION OF HAT MAKERS

    CALATAGAN NEW GENERATION OF HAT MAKERS

    The E. Zobel Foundation, in its effort to promote indigenous arts and crafts among the youth, has organized a hat making training on April 16-17, 2013 at the EZF Garden attended by some high school and college students.

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  • DOST-FNRI Trains Calatagan Women  in Complementary Food Blend

    DOST-FNRI Trains Calatagan Women in Complementary Food Blend

    Following its mandate of transferring the technology of complementary food to local producers for sustainability, the Department of Science and Technology has granted the Calatagan Women’s Circle over a million worth of equipments through its supervising NGO, the E. Zobel Foundation.

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  • GRASSROOT LIVELIHOOD PROJECT-Pananahi Project Concluding Ceremony

    GRASSROOT LIVELIHOOD PROJECT-Pananahi Project Concluding Ceremony

    The 20-day Basic Sewing Training under the Grassroot Livelihood Project (GLP) was wrapped up through a simple concluding ceremony held at EnzoTech in Calatagan, Batangas on September 11, 2015. A total of 20 graduates, 19 of whom are Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program grantees, have each received a certificate of training completion.

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  • the island store ---- souvenir shop and cafe'

    the island store ---- souvenir shop and cafe'

    The E. Zobel Foundation’s social enterprise, the island store, showcases quality-laden, skillfully-prepared products made by the EZF-assisted, underprivileged individuals or groups.

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  • NEW SIGLA PACKAGING

    NEW SIGLA PACKAGING

    Change is coming! Our 30 gram Rice-Mongo Crunchies made and processed by Samahan ng ng Inang Gabay at Lakas ng Aktibong Komunidad (SIGLA) in Brgy. Real, Calatagan is now on its newest look! This will be out and available in the market SOON. For inquiries and orders, you may reach us at CP No. 0917-5777044 or Landline No. (043) 4190084

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  • Samahan ng mga Inang Gabay at Lakas ng Aktibong Komunidad (SIGLA)

    Samahan ng mga Inang Gabay at Lakas ng Aktibong Komunidad (SIGLA)

    EZF established a community-based livelihood project and worked with financially-challenged, and empowered women in Barangay Real, Calatagan who now produced complementary and snack foods for the malnourished children, particularly in Calatagan and its neighboring communities. As it promotes and supports various community and school programs envisioned to improve the quality of public education including the enhancement of nutritional status of the schoolchildren.

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