The Consuelo Chito Madrigal Foundation (CCMF) was established by banker, philanthropist and Papal awardee Doña Consuelo Chito Madrigal-Collantes in 1997 and was registered with the SEC on July 17, 1997. It is dedicated to improving the quality of life of distressed families in selected communities in the Philippines. It supports programs designed to respond to the needs of these communities to be self-sustaining.
CCMF’s programs seek to enhance the human dignity and self- esteem of individuals and families through various interventions. Key initiatives cover: Life Skills and Livelihood Training, Scholarships, Nutrition and Health, Early Learning, Teachers’ and Parents’ Formation Programs, Culinary Arts & other technical-vocational courses e.g. bookkeeping, etc.
CCMF is structured to efficiently deliver resources and services to communities covered by strategic geographical areas for high impact. Initially, it has programs in Bikol, Bulacan and Payatas, that cater primarily to the needs of the poor in urban areas.