First Asia Venture Capital Inc. (First Asia) is a venture capital company involved in a number of Philippine-based businesses. First Asia started in 1977 as a management consultancy firm. Since then, it has been involved in mobilizing investments for various small-to-medium sized businesses. By 1983, First Asia was formally established and incorporated as a professionally managed venture
Bato Balani Foundation Inc. (BBFI) partnered with the Office of the Vice President (OVP) for its COVID-19 response activities. Since April 2020, the foundation and its staff have been assisting with on-site packing and preparation; delivery of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to hospitals and local government units (LGUs); and meetings with doctors and volunteers.
As part of these efforts, BBFI Program Associate Cindy B. Ramir