Nomination of MF NGO Representatives to the Microfinance NGO Regulatory Council 2023-2026

Dear MCPI Members,

Greetings from the Microfinance Council of the Philippines, Inc. (MCPI)!

Rule 3, Section 1.b. of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act No. 10693, otherwise known as the Microfinance NGOs Act, provides that three (3) representatives from the Microfinance NGO Sector shall be chosen by at least a majority of the permanent members of the Council from among the nominees of organizations, associations, and alliances of Microfinance NGOs duly registered with the SEC.

Incumbent representatives are: Mr. Eduardo C. Jimenez, Fr. Jose Victor Lobrigo, and Atty. Ibarra Malonzo. Their terms shall expire on 27 January 2023. The incumbent representatives can be renominated/reappointed.

As a network composed primarily of microfinance NGOs, MCPI is entitled to submit a list of nominees for the allotted positions. In view of this, we would like to request nominees for potential members to serve on the MNRC as microfinance NGO sector representative, who will serve a three-year term 2023-2026. Your organization may submit the name of one nominee and the accomplished nomination form. The nominees to be chosen shall have the following minimum qualifications:

  1. Citizen and resident of the Philippines for at least two (2) years immediately prior to their nomination;
  2. With at least five (5) years experience as a Trustee, President or Officer of a Microfinance NGO; and a recognized and well-respected leader and/or practitioner in the Philippine microfinance sector;
  3. No record of final conviction for an offense involving theft, fraud, falsification, forgery, perjury or any administrative offense or crime involving moral turpitude; and
  4. A person of known probity, integrity and good moral character.

Attached is the guide for the nomination, including important dates related to the nomination and election process.

Please submit accomplished nomination forms to the MCPI Secretariat on or before November 11, 2022 through e-mail at .

If you have any questions, you can reach me through mobile +63 917 375 4892 or e-mail me at . 

Thank you very much.



Allan Robert I. Sicat                                                                                                                                              Executive DirectorMicrofinance Council of the Philippines, Inc.Unit 1909 Jollibee Plaza, F. Ortigas Jr. RoadOrtigas Center, Pasig City, PhilippinesTel. +63 2 86316184 / +63 2 86315920

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