• Students from various universities in Cebu City were informed, trained and encouraged by various renowned and inspiring lecturers about recent educational innovations, teaching techniques, and life skills inside and outside the classroom during the BEST Series 2017 held last July 22, 28 and August 4, 2017.
  • One Meralco Foundation in partnership with CBE distributed Energy Education Kits last July 22, 2017 to schools in Region 10 and the ARMM Region who are hosting Internally-displaced students brought about by the Marawi siege.
  • Ms Marian Aboitiz, widow of the late Mr. Bobby Aboitiz, received the CBE16 coffee table book as tribute to visionary leader and main convener of CBE, during the organization's 16th founding anniversary on August 5, 2017 at Golden Prince Hotel and Suites.