The Agustin Tanco Foundation, Inc. (ATFI) was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on September 2, 1988 in memory of the late Agustin Tanco. It was established to promote, carry on, conduct and encourage the advancement and development of education at all levels. Its main office is located at 8th Floor, STI Holdings Center., 6764 Ayala Avenue, Makati City. The foundation has 1 regular staff, 1 part- time staff, volunteers and 8 members of the Board of Trustees.
Its purposes (V-M-G), among others, are “to give education to qualified and deserving individuals, to extend assistance to as many deserving students on the basis of academic achievement and actual need and give assurance of the Foundation’s continued support upon maintenance of high scholastic and moral standards, to support health and nutrition, disaster and relief and special advocacies programs. The Foundation’s programs/projects now focus on Educational Assistance and grants to charitable institutions.
It was certified for 1 year on May 7, 2012 that ended on April 16, 2013.