About CAAI

The RMT-CEFAM Alumni Association, Inc. (CAAI) is a mission partner of the Ruben M. Tanseco, S.J. Center for Family Ministries (RMT-CEFAM). CAAI members are graduates of the Center's Professional Diploma program. The principles of love, justice, and peace guide the members of the association.

CAAI was instituted on November 23, 2011 by dedicated RMT-CEFAM graduates, headed by Maria Lourdes Almendras (PD Batch 2012). It is a non-stock, non-profit corporation registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

CAAI commits to the development (personal and professional) and formation of its members. Their vision is "wholeness and wellness of individuals and families."

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Four Pillars

The four pillars of CAAI’s identity are as follows:

We are a source of personal and professional development for RMT-CEFAM graduates.
We link RMT-CEFAM graduates to ministry opportunities.
As RMT-CEFAM’s mission partner, we support its activities.
We aid families, especially those in crisis.


CAAI’s regular activities, which aim to strengthen the bond with the alumni, are as follows:

talks and workshops
outreach programs

CAAI offers the “I-CAAI Iskolar”. This is a full scholarship financial program. It covers 100% of tuition and school fees for the Professional Diploma program. “I-CAAI Iskolar” is available to deserving lay, Filipino students.

Aiza Tabayoyong
Cha-Cha Mercado
Vice President, Internal
Marides Almendras
Vice President, External
Jing de Guzman
Nanette Kagaoan
Cathy Vital
Batch Coordinator
Luli Delgado
Cecile Labra
Arlaine Marcelino
Marilyn Ordoñez
Elvi Rodriguez
Carla Siojo
Nena Villamor