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The SEDP – Simbag sa Pag- Asenso Inc. is a development-oriented institution run by the Diocese of Legazpi. It was established in 1994 and its main office is located at The Chancery, Cathedral Compound, Albay District, Legazpi City, Philippines. We have 27 branch offices all over the province of Albay and in the neighboring provinces in the Bicol region and Samar island in Visayas. Currently, we are serving 50,000 members mostly women and its families.
Previously known as the Socio-Economic Development Program of the Social Action Center, Diocese of Legazpi, SEDP-Simbag sa Pag-Asenso Inc. spinned –off as a separate entity in 2004.
Guided by our vision of empowering needy families, we provide both financial and non-financial services to our members to improve their socio-economic condition to become strong and self-sustaining centers in their communities. We also offer financial services to the employees of parishes, Church institutions and private businesses.
We encourage savings mobilization for our members. Our members enjoy the benefits of Micro- insurance, multiple Value-Added Services such Educational Assistance, Health Services, Training and Spiritual formation. We facilitate our members’ access to Social Protection Services such as SSS, Water for Life, Bayad Center and Insurance for those aged 60 years old and above. We assist our members in product development and marketing.
SEDP- Simbag sa Pag-Asenso, “serving, empowering and developing the people in a sustainable way!