Center for Resource in Development (CReD)

Under the Auspices of the Office of the President

2/F New Administration Bldg., Saint Paul School of Business and Law, 6501 Palo, Leyte, Philippines


To cooperate with all of the school’s program development and delivery across academic and support programs within and out of the classrooms.


1) To provide communications and technical support to the school’s academic and support programs;

2) To initiate and institute programs for improved delivery services through in and out-of-the classroom activities; and

3) To assist community groups, organizations, and business enterprises establish sustainable operations.



Student interns in Land Bank of the Philippines-Tacloban assist loan clients under Sikat Saka Program of the local bank. (Photo credits: N. Bunquin)

The Php2M facility granted by Air Asia Zest to women Artisans of Leyte in Campetic, Palo, Leyte through a Manila-based NGO, Bluespark Solutions, has grown into a micro-art therapy business. Bags made of local materials were assisted by a school-based student interest group, MASKI, with original designs pitched in by global designer Rajo Laurel of Rags-to-Riches (R2R). The bags are now sold in Metro Manila’s high-end stores.



Edmundo F. Gariando, PhD

Director, Center for Resource in Development
Office of the President

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