Jollibee Group Foundation at Harvard Asia Business Conference
Jollibee Group Foundation (JGF) President Grace Tan Caktiong (in photo) was invited to be a guest speaker at the recently concluded Harvard Asia Business Conference, “Moving Up the Value Chain” in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The event was organized by the different societies of the Harvard Business School: Law School, Kennedy School of Government and Graduate School of Design. Ms. Tan Caktiong participated in the forum with theme “Creating Shared Value in Southeast Asia” wherein she shared how JGF’s Farmer Entrepreneurship Program (FEP) is helping to improve the lives of smallholder farmers in the Philippines by providing them access to agri-technology, microfinance and direct linkage to the supply chain of Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) and other institutional markets. FEP is implemented by JGF with partners since 2008.