The Teresian Association
Association is an international association
of lay men and women committed to make Christ
present in today's world. Its mission is to transform
society through the promotion of Gospel values,
particularly in the field of education and culture.
Founded in 1911 by St. Pedro Poveda, 2011 marked
the 100 years of fruitful existence of the Teresian
Association, as it offers new ways of evangelization.
Present in 30 countries in the four continents
of Europe, America, Asia and Africa, the members
of the Teresian Association fulfill their mission
through the practice of their profession. They
strive to live their vocation in the world like
the early christians.
Their involvement in educational, socio-cultural
and humanitarian endeavors find a place in St.
Pedro Poveda's vision. Founded in the Philippines
in 1950, the Teresian Association was immediately
felt in the different colleges and universities
of the country. Today, the Association is present
in Bacolod, Bukidnon, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao,
Iloilo, Manila, Tagaytay and Zamboanga.