Creating a Vibrant Social Innovation Ecosystem

Bagosphere is a Singapore based social enterprise in the area of decent work in the Philippines.

It enables access to affordable education to underprivileged with digital skills and soft skills to make them work-ready. They have trained over 700 students. They are supported by Julius Baer Foundation and Elea Foundation.


BagoSphere prepares underprivileged youth in rural areas of the Philippines with the skills needed for jobs in high demand. The social enterprise offers a four-week vocational training program in English, as well as education to learn the relevant technical and soft skills required to transform these youths into employable workers in the service sector, especially at call centers. Lee’s entrepreneurial path illustrates how immersive experiences during his university years became instrumental in his founding of BagoSphere.