What we've done

Our Journey as One Tribe

''The challenge of our time is to build a world where nature and people thrive together.''

1981

Planting and research on coffee. Robusta and Arabica

1989

Research and development on tree species and methodologies

2006 December

Hineleban Foundation was founded

2007

Dental mission in Kalugmanan

2007

Seedling nursery of Arabica coffee

2008

Seedling nursery of Giant Bamboo

2007-2008

Training for Values Collaboration Officers (VCO)

2008

Distribution of seedling and field training to IP farmers

2010

First harvest of Arabica coffee

2010

Collaboration with Peace Builders in mediation activities with the Seven Tribes of Bukidnon

2012

Planting trees in the ARMM & Bukidnon, ENGP

2012 October

Sacred Customary Compact between Hineleban Foundation and the Seven Tribes of Bukidnon

2012 December

The Seven Tribes of Bukidnon signed a Declaration of Unity through the peace and reconciliation efforts of Hineleban Foundation

2012 December

First Peace and Unity Celebration with 150 attendees

2013 April

Launch of Sip and Reforest campaign to plant trees per bag of coffee sold on the market

2013 

Second Peace and Unity Celebration with 300 Attendees

2013

Rural Rapid Appraisal profiling for upland communities in the four mountain ranges of Bukidnon

2014

UPLB research collaboration on the use of calliandra as pioneer species in rehabilitating deforested areas.

2014 

Third Peace and Unity Celebration with 500 attendees

2014

Advisor of Bukidnon's Provincial Government on Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management Program (INREMP) 

2014

Hineleban Foundation wins award in Paris for Climate Challenge Agriculture and Forestry

2015

Coffee Post Harvest completed

2015

Research and development on Food Security Hunglus

2015

Profiling of 41 indigenous communities for food security

2015

Distribution of Rice in partnership with the DSWD during El Niño

2016 February

CQI and ACDI VOCA coffee training in Hineleban Coffee Processing

2016

First 8 Family Food Security Cycle (FFSC) communities

2016

1,000,000 lutya planted by the 7 Tribes for Food Security

2016 December

4th Peace and Unity Celebration with 1,500 attendees

2016 December

Globe Telecom inks partnership with Hineleban Foundation

2017

First planting of adlai with the indigenous communities on 77 hectares of land

2017

Hilti Foundation and Base Builds partner with Hineleban Foundation to create a bamboo treatment facility

2017

Hineleban represents the Philippines at the Specialty Coffee Association Global Expo in Seattle and was awarded as the highest-rated coffee in the Philippines with an excellent rating at 86.25! 

2017

Hineleban Café opens in Makati, Metro Manila

2017

Hineleban Adlai was initially introduced during the Madrid Fusion Convention

2017-2018

Hineleban Foundation works with Visayas State University on the Research and Development of Abaca and Taro Flour

2017-2018

Metrobank partners with Hineleban Foundation to adopt new coffee farmers

2018

DTI Partners with Hineleban Foundation

2018

Globe partners with Hineleban Foundation for Phase 1 Planting in Bukidnon and ARMM, and Phase 2 ongoing reforestation in Bukidnon

2018

Globe partners with Hineleban Foundation to launch the #helpthatgrows campaign

2018 June

Research and development on lutya and adlai flour

2018

Expansion of adlai planting to 185 hectares with IP farmers

2018

Lirungan and Baylanan communities, the Dutch Government and Wetland International join Hineleban Foundation for the Rain to Tap Ridge To Coast Project

2018

Globe Conquerors Manila raises P134,000 to be awarded to Hineleban Foundation 

2018

Kaliga Ritual was held with the 7 Tribes of Bukidnon

2019 April

Globe Rewards customers donate P1.6M to plant 16,000 trees in partnership with Hineleban Foundation

2019 June

Hineleban Foundation was awarded with Brand Leadership Award

2019

BPI Foundation Inc. partners with Hineleban Foundation and 20 Indigenous People families on reforestation efforts with 100 hectares for ongoing reforestation efforts

2019 September

Hineleban Foundation was awarded and hailed as an environment champion

2019 September

Hineleban Foundation awarded with a grant from Metrobank Foundation for the 2nd time

2019 September

The Netherlands Embassy in the Philippines approves a three year project with Hineleban Foundation

2019 October

Hineleban Foundation granted as the beneficiary for the Globe Conquerors Manila 2019 event

2019 October

Hineleban Foundation partners with Mandaue Foam Inc to reforest 5 hectares

2020 February

Joint BukTIA and TESDA Bukidnon benchmarking