CEAP's partnership with Bato Balani Foundation and DIWA Learning Systems

June 09, 2021

The Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP) has partnered with Bato-Balani Foundation Inc. (BBFI) and Diwa Learning Systems Inc. in awarding the Catholic School Heroes Awardees for three (3) school years.



The Catholic School Heroes Award is a program designed and implemented by CEAP to recognize the perseverance, dedication, and loyalty of individuals in CEAP member-schools that contributed to the development of their school communities and have been in service for ten (10) years or more.


The Bato Balani Foundation Inc and Diwa Learning Systems Inc have been supporting initiatives and programs that contribute to the nation’s progress and development through education, and have partnered with CEAP in the past in programs such as teacher education and in-service trainings. They are supportive of the “Catholic School Heroes Award” in keeping with the education advocacy.


The Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines, Bato Balani Foundation Inc, and Diwa Learning Systems Inc formalized their partnership through a Virtual Memorandum of Agreement Signing last May 18, 2021, Tuesday (1:00 PM). Joining Sr. Ma. Marissa R. Viri, RVM, CEAP President, in the virtual


MoA signing wasMr. Brian Vincent Belen, PhD, BBFI President, and witnesses CEAP Executive Director Mr. Jose Allan I. Arellano and Diwa Managing Director Ms. Elma Ropeta.


The search for nominees for the Catholic School Heroes Award ran from March 24, 2021 to May 25, 2021. It has been extended until July 4, 2021. The video of the virtual signing can also be watched via our CEAP Official Facebook page and CEAP Channel on YouTube.