The SM Foundation, Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit institution registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 24, 1983. It is the corporate foundation of the SM Group of Companies. Its office is located at SM Corporate Offices, Building B, J.W. Diokno Boulevard, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay. The Foundation has 32 regular staff, 3 seconded staff, 178 volunteers and 10 Board of Trustees.
PCNC certification history of the Foundation is as follows:
• 3 years – Oct. 01, 2001 to Sept. 30, 2004
• 5 years – Mar. 14, 2005 to Mar. 13, 2010
• 5 years – Aug. 6, 2010 to Jul. 01, 2015.
Its purposes, among others, are “to promote social, cultural, educational and general well-being and economic development of Filipino people and to provide assistance, scholarship, endowment or otherwise establish facility for the study, education and training of the youth for them to become useful members of the society”. The Foundation’s programs are now focused on Education, Health and Medical, Livelihood and other special projects.