NGO Details

Name:Petron Foundation, Inc.
Address:San Miguel Head Office Complex, #40 San Miguel Avenue, Mandaluyong City
Region: NCR (National Capital Region)
City/Province:Pasig City
Telephone Number:(02) 886-3888 L49158
Fax Number:(02) 884-0983
Newly Established:No
Contact Person:
Purpose for which Organized:Charitable
Company Description:

Petron Foundation, Inc. (PFI) is the corporate social responsibility arm of Petron Corporation, the Philippines’ largest oil refining and marketing company that supplies nearly 40% of the country’s oil requirements. It is a non-stock, non-profit organization registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on July 25, 1996. Through PFI, Petron Corporation brings corporate social responsibility into the mainstream of its operations by integrating social agenda into its business goals. This enables Petron to be a business organization that provides systems-wide and sustainable approaches to the Philippines’ social concerns through the responsive delivery of relevant and effective programs and services, active employee engagements, strategic partnerships, accountability and organization effectiveness, and intensified communications and advocacy programs. All these are aimed at allowing Petron to secure a better future for Filipinos by fueling HOPE: Helping Filipino Children and Youth Overcome Poverty through Education. Its main office is located at San Miguel Head Office Complex, #40 San Miguel Avenue, Mandaluyong City. The Foundation has seven (7) regular staff, employee volunteers and 10 members of the Board of Trustees.

It was certified for 5 years on December 6, 2007 and which will end on December 5, 2012.

Its purposes (V-M-G), among others, are: “To be the Leading Provider of Total Customer Solutions in the Energy Sector and its Derivative Businesses that will achieve by being an integral part of their customer’s lives, delivering a consistent customer experience through innovative products and services; developing strategic partnerships in pursuit of growth and opportunity; caring for community and environment; and promoting the best interest of all the stakeholders”. The Foundation’s program/project focused on: 1. Education (Tulong Aral ng Petron); 2. Environmental Stewardship (Bataan Integrated Coastal Management, National Greening Program and Environment of Bataan Refinery and Adopt-an Estero/River Program); 3. Health and Social Services; 4. Entrepreneurship, Microfinance and Livelihood; 5. Community-Based/Location-Specific Programs (CSR for Bataan, Guimaras, Pandacan, Cavite and Boracay); 6. Sustainability Management & Reporting. Geographical scope: Nationwide.

Petron Foundation funds its operations primarily through its parent company’s budget allocation and grants from international development agencies for the construction of school buildings in the Southern Philippines. 

Certification Info
BIR Certification No:147-2012
Date Certified: 12/26/2012
Years of Certification:5
Expiration: 2017-12-07