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Kaisa Heritage Foundation, Inc.

The Kaisa Heritage Foundation, Inc. was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on November 12, 1996 by fifteen (15) Filipinos of Chinese descent who wanted to preserve the culture and heritage of the Chinese in the Philippines. Upon the initiative of Kaisa Para sa Kaunlaran, the Kaisa Heritage Center was built and opened in 1999. Initial funds for buying the lot and building for the Center was provided by Dr. Angelo King and the rest were raised from the Tsinoy community.  The Foundation is primarily active in the operation and maintenance of a cultural and research center particularly the Kaisa Heritage Center. Its main office is located at #32 Anda corner Cabildo Streets, Intramuros, Manila. The foundation has 4 regular staff, 5 outsourced staff (via Agency), 10 volunteers and 15 members of the Board of Trustees.

Following is its PCNC certification history:

October 13, 2006 – October 12, 2009        –           3 years

November 15, 2010 – August 25, 2013      –           3 years

September 10, 2013 – July – 4, 2018        –           5 years

Its purposes, among others, are “to provide the framework to bring the Tsinoy community to meaningful participation in the country’s development and sustainable progress; to perpetuate, preserve, learn and seek inspiration from the rich cultural and historical legacy of Tsinoy in Philippine life; to be a lasting repository of the historical and cultural legacy of the Chinese in all aspects of the Philippine life”. The Foundation’s programs now focus on the following areas:  Bahay Tsinoy (Museum of the Chinese in Philippine life), Chinben See Memorial Library, Research & Databank  Center, and Awat Keng Auditorium. The major thrust of the Foundation is to establish an educational and research center as repository of the tangible and indelible imprints and influences of the Chinese in Philippine history, culture, politics, and society.




Contact Number
(02) 527-6038 / 526-6796 / 485-9612

Contact Persons
Ms. Teresita Ang See, Executive Trustee
Ms. Carmelea Ang See, Manager


Kaisa-Angelo King Heritage Center, #32 Anda Corner Cabildo Streets, Intramuros, Manila

NCR (National Capital Region)


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