KSPI staff and the members of the Board of Trustees were undergone NGO Governance 101 and Program Operations Training on June 22-24, 2017 in Residencia de Salvacion, Paniman, Caramoan, Camarines Sur.
The said trainings tacked the Vision, Mission and Goals of the KSPI in relation with the Board Governance. Also, the functions of the Board of Trustees and the executive director are discussed. Other topics include Financial Management and Administration and Partnering and Networking.
On the second day, Training on Program Operations was conducted. It deals on the planning and development of projects or programs, implementation, monitoring of the progress of the project implementation and the evaluation of the results including its impact.
Live interaction and discussions were observed. For one or two who have been already undergone such trainings, it was a matter of re-energizing their enthusiasm to serve the people continuously. The rest said it was challenging and keep them informed of the basics of NGO governance and promised to do more in spreading the ideals and aspirations of Blessed Adolph Kolping.
The executive director facilitated the said trainings. The staff of the Kolping Microfinance, Inc. (KMFI) also joined in the said activities.
These trainings are part of enhancing the capacities of the member of the Board of Trustees and the staff to live truly in the spirit of its founder and serve the people in the communities. More so, to replicate such in the Kolping families for sustainability and be more pro-active members of the Church and the Society.