About Bukas Palad

BUKAS PALAD, one of the social expressions of the Focolare Movement, is a non-stock, non-profit and non-government organization established in 1983 to respond to the widespread poverty experienced by the people.

Support at a Distance

The program supports students financially through donations and sponsors to allow them to get an education. At the end of the school year, which is in April in the Philippines, workers go to each of the supported student's houses, and check in with them.

Learning Center

At Bukas Palad Learning center, the pre-school children are molded in their social development and in recognizing the importance of the family and school. Here children develop in an ideal way psychologically, physically and mentally. BPLC is not only focused on children, but also on the whole family.

School of Life

School of Life is a value formation seminar for a month. It is combination of catechism and teachings inspired by Chiara Lubich foundress of the Focolare Movement. These series of value formation modules are interactively presented and are encouraged to be lived.


1862 Tramo Street Cor. Gil Puyat, Pasay City, 1300 Philippines

Tel: (02) 844 6354, Fax: 8441758, E-mail : bukaspalad.manila@gmail.com


Bukas Palad - TAMBO

16th Street Puyat Compound Tambo Parañaque City, Philippines

Tel: (02) 853 2901

Bukas Palad - LA UNION

041 Gov. Ancheta Street, San Fernando. La Union Philippines

Tel: (072) 242 3616

Bukas Palad - CEBU

48 Sindulan St., Mabolo, Cebu City

Tel: (32) 232 6691, E-mail: bpcebufoundation@yahoo.com