Gifts from the Indigenous Peoples of Malaybalay


If you ever visit the majestic mountains of Bukidnon, don’t forget to visit the Lindungawan Showroom and Café in Malaybalay.

Here, you can see home-made gift items and healthy snacks made by the indigenous groups. Genuine items from the heart of the mountain, that promotes sustainable livelihood for the IP communities of Bukidnon.

To help protect the environment while providing alternative livelihood for the community, the Diocese of Malaybalay’s Indigenous Peoples Apostolate (IPA) conducted capacity-building and skills training to harness the gifts of IPs passed down from generation to generation.

The organization promotes Forest Sustainability through development and management of non-timber forest products (NTFPs), which serves as income generating activity for the community.


    • Woven abaca textile (from Bukidnon)
    • Jewelry (beads)
    • Seed beads
    • Processed juice concentrates (citrus, passion fruit)
    • Honey Cassava chips
      Misereor IPA Center, Sayre Highway, Casisang, Malaybalay City 8700
      Tel No: (088) 813 2440
      Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.





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