NGO Details

Name:Philex Group Foundation, Inc.
Address:Philex Building, 27 Brixton Road, Pasig City
Region: NCR (National Capital Region)
City/Province:Pasig City
Telephone Number:(02) 631-1381 L485 & L487
Fax Number:
Newly Established:No
Contact Person:Mr. Paulino M. Buenconsejo
Position:Executive Director
Website Address:
Purpose for which Organized:Charitable,Social Development
Company Description:

The Philex Group Foundation, Inc. (PGFI) is duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), as a non-stock, non-profit organization on September 28, 2010 as the corporate social responsibility arm of the Philex Mining Corporation to implement programs that would ensure the continued socio-economic development of mining and host and neighboring communities where Philex operates. These social and economic interventions are envisioned to provide income and employment to the communities long after the mining operations cease. Its main office is located at #27 Philex Building, Brixton Road, Pasig City. The Foundation has 3 regular staff, one project-based staff, 3 volunteers and 10 members of the Board of Trustees.

Its purposes (V-M-G), among others, are: “to be recognized partners of the community, the local and national government in delivering holistic social interventions and investments in the communities where the Philex Mining operates; a corporate Foundation that invests in the potential of the communities to become self-sustaining and highly developed; to increase the production level in the communities to a commercial level; to strengthen the peoples’ organizations in managing socio-economic concerns; and to establish a social enterprise that would jumpstart the local economy by providing a ready market for the community’s goods as well as provide livelihood and employment opportunities for employees and their dependents upon mine closure”. The Foundation’s programs currently focus on Livelihood Trainings (i.e. Farm Management: Coffee Farming and Organic Farming, Meat Processing, Livestock & Aqua-Culture), Calamity Assistance, Library Book Donation and Scholarship Program. Geographical scope of programs: At present, mainly in Benguet for the Livelihood Trainings but nationwide for the calamity assistance and other programs.

It was certified for one (1) year on November 26, 2013and which ended on November 4, 2014.


Certification Info
BIR Certification No:140-2016
Date Certified: 06/28/2016
Years of Certification:2
Expiration: 2018-02-18