Punla sa Tao Foundation, Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit foundation organized in the late 1995 by Philippine businessmen and civic leaders to build the capacity of institutions which provide sustainable microfinance and micro-enterprises development services for the poor in the Philippines and Asia. It aims to build institutional capacities through programs and services of training, consultancy, program management, research, and social investments.
Punla offers training opportunities on a range of subjects in microfinance and business development services. Microfinance courses cover both technical and management topics, and include a distance learning option. Courses can be both customised for inidividual institutions as well as public offereings. Training in the area of business development services includes business management training, a gender and development-based course, and business counseling services.