Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Job Opening: Administration and Finance Officer

We are looking for an Administration and Finance Officer. Details below.

Organization: Loveyourself (VINN Advocacy for the LGBT-MSM), Inc.
Position: Administration and Finance Officer
Contract: One Year
Indicative Start Date: 18 August 2014 (Monday)
Office: Makati City


1.      Provides support to the leaders of the organization (Loveyourself, Inc.) by performing administrative tasks, including, executing, organizing, systematizing tasks and processes, in the day-to-day operations and projects of the organization
2.      Provides support to the leaders of the organization by carrying out secretarial tasks including preparation of check disbursement, coordinating and following up on reimbursement and liquidation reports, and recording all financial transactions
3.      Coordinate, provide and obtain required information in a tactful manner
4.      Assists in coordinating event space and provide logistical support, arranging for food and beverage, arranging for audiovisual equipment, ordering or buying supplies for trainings and special events
5.      Prepare invitation letters for partner organizations
6.      Check if all MOU (memorandum of understanding) or MOA (memorandum of agreement) are updated
7.      Attend to government requirements (BIR, SEC, DSWD)
8.      Perform other functions as assigned by the Executive Director


1.      Education: A college degree in any of the Social Sciences (e.g. Psychology, Development Studies, etc.) with a background in Accounting and Finance is preferred
2.      Work experience: Has at least 6 months to 1 year experience of work similar to job function stated. Fresh graduates are welcome to apply.
3.      Other professional skills: fluent in Filipino and English, effectively communicates in English (oral and written), knowledge in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel
4.      Other desirable qualities: willing to learn and highly trainable, can work with minimal supervision, can work well with a team, and with leadership potential

Loveyourself is an equal opportunity employer and highly encourages applicants from the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community who have experience in non-profit and community development work.


Interested applicants should submit an expression of interest (EOI) or application letter and updated CV/resume (with list of character references), via email to info@loveyourself.ph and alex@loveyourself.ph on or before 1 August 2014 (Friday) addressed to Mr. Ronivin Pagtakhan, Executive Director, Loveyourself, Inc. Review of documents and interview will be facilitated and the most qualified applicant will be contracted by Loveyourself. Please take note that this is for immediate hiring to be based in Makati City, and contract period is from August 18, 2014 to August 18, 2015.

Friday, July 11, 2014

What Other People Fear, They Face With Great Cheer

The Philippine Star has chosen Love Yourself, a 100% volunteer-powered organization, to be featured in their anniversary campaign called #28StoriesOfGiving. With this, The Philippine STAR turns the spotlight on 28 inspiring stories of people and organizations who devote their lives to helping themselves or others. Everyone is encouraged to post or “tweet” a message of support with the hashtag, #28StoriesOfGiving. For every post (in Facebook or Twitter), P5.00 will be added to The STAR’s existing ‘give back’ anniversary fund. #loveyourself #darecareshare The feature article here: http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/07/11/1344879/staying-positive-28storiesofgiving

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Mister Indulgent, a Male Bikini Competition For A Cause

We always say, be smart, safe, and sexy. And since we've always been smart and safe, we decided to level up on the sexy!

In celebration of our 3rd anniversary, Love Yourself proudly presents MISTER INDULGENT, a male pageant that's smart and safe, and definitely oozing with sexy! It's our very own version of a bikini competition for a cause, where the victor gets to appear as Love Yourself's image model for its various campaigns to promote self-worth, and education and awareness on HIV/AIDS.

The show is open to the public, with tickets at Php450 each. Happening on the 19th of July 2014 (Saturday), 9 PM, at Vizio Bar on Tomas Morato, Quezon City. Proceeds of this event shall be used to further reaching out to the community to provide free HIV counseling, education, and testing.

Come join the sexy fun, help the community, and celebrate with us! A three-in-one that is not to be missed. Enjoy, indulge, and be part of this exciting event!

PLUS: Photos of the competing dudes - https://www.facebook.com/loveyourselfmrindulgence


Tickets are available at Hilom Spa (Quezon City), Love Yourself Hub (Malate, c/o Patricia at phone number 353-8922), and Love Yourself Anglo (Shaw Blvd., c/o Neithan at phone 0915-366-5683). You may also request to be contacted via this link: http://go.loveyourself.ph/mrindulgent

Monday, July 07, 2014

Love Yourself Anglo Official Phone Number

Phone Number of our community center on Shaw Boulevard (Love Yourself Anglo) is
+63-915-366-LOVE or

(The clinic in Malate - Love Yourself Hub - remains to be reachable via its landline +63-2-353-8922) 

Email address is help@loveyourself.ph

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Let's do the White Party!

It's the White Party this Saturday!

For every account you make and tickets you claim www.plun.asia donates Php 50.00 to The Love Yourself Project and UP Babaylan!