Simbahang Lingkod ng Bayan, Inc. (SLB), began in 1986 during the EDSA Revolution as a network of religious, individuals, and organizations with the aim of safeguarding ballots as a way of promoting clean and credible elections. SLB was registered with the SEC as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on March 11, 1992 with the mission of spreading social justice through its political education campaigns, socio-political advocacy, and most recently disaster response and rehabilitation which supports the marginalized and vulnerable sectors. It is a Jesuit-led organization.
Its main office is located at Loyola House of Studies, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City. The foundation has 1 regular staff, 1 part- time staff, 16 project-based staff, 2 regular volunteers and 11 members of the Board of Trustees.
It was certified for 3 years on May 10, 2013 and which ended on May 12, 2016.
The Foundation’s programs/projects now focus on the following areas: 1) Disaster Risk Reduction & Management 2) Political Empowerment 3) Formation and 4) other special projects.
Its sources of income include donations from individuals and organizations and support from the Jesuit Provincial Funds.