|Manila Institute for Culinary Arts and Residential Services
MICARS is a technical-vocational school that offers skills training courses in culinary arts and institutional services. It aims to provide young women in the urban areas livelihood and employment skills, work attitudes and Christian values that contribute to their economic, social, human and spiritual development. This hereby, enhances their dignity and effectiveness in the performance of their varied roles in family life and nation-building.
MICARS is owned and operated by the Foundation for Professional Training, Inc. (FPTI), a non-profit, non-government organization for women in development education. FPTI organizes, establishes and maintains educational institutions and training centers for the education and training primarily of young women from the marginalized sector using the formal and non- formal systems.