The Mano Amiga Academy, Inc. was registered with the SEC as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on April 23, 2008 organized through the initiative of Altius Foundation, an international organization that operates in thirteen countries that focuses in education. The Foundation operates a school in Taguig for the underprivileged Filipinos, offering pre-school, elementary and secondary education. The school also provides scholarship grants. Its main office is located at 3846 38th Drive North Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, but the school operates in FTI, Taguig. The Foundation has a regular staff of ten (11) regular staff, three (3) part-time, and ten (10) members of the Board of Trustees.
It was certified for one (1) year on September 28, 2011 which ended on October 27, 2011. On September 15, 2014, the Foundation was certified for three (3) years which ended on April 12, 2016.
Its purposes, among others, are “to foster the integral development of underprivileged Filipino families by providing them with international education and development services to bring about the transformation of lives and communities”. The Foundation’s programs now focus on the following areas:
- Management of Mano Amiga Academy School in Taguig