Sy’s Legacy of Education

“Education will be my lasting legacy.”

Henry Sy, Sr. is known as the Father of Philippine Retail, the pioneer in shaping the ‘malling culture’ in the country. But more than being remembered...

Nov 12, 2018
China Banking Corporation issues green bond with IFC support

The US$150 million bond proceeds will be used to finance climate-smart projects, including renewable energy, green buildings, energy efficiency and water conservation

By Chito Santiago  


Oct 22, 2018
SM Foundation builds more classrooms in Tuguegarao

SM Foundation turned over its 88th school building in the Philippines and the second in Tuguegarao City on June 7. The two-storey, four-classroom building in Carig Elementary School is the...

Jun 07, 2018
Moving with the Winds of Change

Alternergy founder Mr. Vicente Perez recognizes the abundance of unharnessed renewable sources in the Philippines. He took it upon himself to create the change. His vision was to develop a robust...

Apr 27, 2018
Harnessing the Oldest and Most Unlimited Source of Power

Since the dawn of early civilizations, the sun has always been revered because of its unyielding power and boundless source of energy. Solar Philippines Energy, Inc. (Solar Philippines) revisited...

Apr 27, 2018
Providing better opportunities for scholars

The incoming college freshmen who qualified for SM Foundation’s scholarship program now have a greater chance to fulfill their aspirations for better opportunities.

Without the scholarship...

Apr 27, 2018
A Replicable Model – Transforming Waste to a Sustainable Source of Power

As the country’s largest rice producer, the communities of San Jose City in Nueva Ecija were faced with the problem of the disposal of rice husks. Instead of focusing on the problem, the...

Apr 27, 2018
Partners in Farming Hope

SM Foundation’s Kabalikat sa Kabuhayan (KSK) Farmers’ Training Program is gaining a groundswell with government as it capped two batches in San Fernando, Pampanga and Dinalupihan, Bataan in April...

Apr 26, 2018
Country’s first Barangay Behavioral Health Unit at Lahug Wellness Center

The country’s first Barangay Behavioral Health Unit (BBHU) was built by SM Foundation in Lahug Wellness Center, Cebu City. The health facility renovated by the Foundation also has a new laboratory...

Feb 22, 2018
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