TRANSFORMING PEOPLE. TRANSFORMING COMMUNITIES.
OUR MISSION IS TO CREATE OPPORTUNITIES FOR ADVOCATES AND STAKEHOLDERS OF DEVELOPMENT TO HELP FIND NEW AND COMPLEMENTARY WAYS TO WORK TOGETHER TO IMPROVE COMMUNITIES.
Transforming places, transforming lives is what our work is all about. We provide nets for people, building their capacity, providing solutions, to their community a better place to live in. We create advocates in communities and build ecosystems for transformation.
Magna Kultura Foundation goes beyond implementing "do good for the people" projects. Our organization work in partnership with local organizations/entities in providing activities beneficial to the city/area, regenerating the places where people live.
We embark mainly on programs using in arts and culture combined with social enterprise activities to extend the benefits of our activities with livelihood returns for participants of the programs and for local citizens in the neighborhood.
We believe that the greatest fulfillment derived from success is sharing it.
We dedicate our service to arts and culture because it steers the soul towards the principle we advocate.
We bring a creative and participatory approach to development-related issues by using arts and culture in addressing community development goals.
We want to increase opportunities where we can use art in any form (performing and fine arts) to tackle development challenges while transforming our fellow-citizens into more socially conscious, tolerant, responsible, and creatively active groups of people.
Particularly, we intend to use arts and culture to invite grassroots people’s participation in social development. It makes our involvement with the people happy and creative.
Strong understanding of our national culture is the key towards building a strong civil society. Magna Kultura Foundation develops educational and cultural programs designed to make Filipino citizens understand and appreciate the importance of our national culture. We believe that having keen sense and awareness of our national culture will help our fellow-citizens to nurture, develop and draw from them a worthwhile Filipino values that may serve as a strong foundation of a way of life.
Magna Kultura develops educational, cultural and livelihood training among youth and adults, both privileged and under-privileged. Customized training programmes that are geared towards community development of specific locales are implemented at the grassroots, with activities that are made accessible to citizens.
Magna Kultura works with local volunteers and citizens in implementing programmes in target locales as a strategy to build capacity and ensure program continuity. Local chapters are established as coordinating centers city-regions. Since Y2005, Magna Kultura has establish community-based action teams composed of locally based citizens who manages implementation and sustainability of the foundation's programs.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Dickie Aguado, Executive Director - Magna Kultura Foundation
Mobile Nos.: +63 917.899.0025 (Globe) or +63 922.899.0026 (Sun)
Direct Line No.: (632) 514-5868
Email Address: [email protected]