Education

Nominations for 2015 Kabayan TOPS Awards now open

SM Foundation and the Kabayan Noli de Castro Foundation, Inc., in partnership with the  Department of Education, launched the 2015 Kabayan Ten Outstanding Public High School Students (TOPS) Awards. Ten graduating public high school students will be awarded cash prizes as well as full college tuition coverage including miscellaneous fees and a monthly allowance.

SM Foundation: Investing in the future

Scholars from different areas of Luzon including Batangas, Bulacan, Cabanatuan, Cavite, Laguna, Lucena, Metro Manila, Olongapo, Pampanga, Pangasinan, Quezon, Rizal, Tarlac, Zambales and NCR gathered at the Mall of Asia grounds on June 28, 2015 to usher in a new school year.

700 SM scholars gathered at the SM MOA grounds to welcome the new school year

SM Foundation bags two Silver Anvil Awards during the 50th Anvil Awards Gold Gabi ng Parangal

At the 50th Anvil Awards Gold Gabi ng Parangal of the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP) recently, SM Foundation received two Silver Anvil Awards for its public relations (PR) programs in a sustained basis in literacy (SM Foundation College Scholarship Program) as well as in health and wellness (SM Foundation’s Medical Mission and Felicidad T. Sy Wellness Program).

School in Typhoon devastated area in Leyte gets new school building

The San Roque Elementary School in Tanauan, Leyte received a 2-storey, 4-classroom school building from partners SM Prime Holdings, Inc., Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), Inc., PSE Foundation & SM Foundation (SMFI). The donation was complete with 200 armchairs, 4 sets of teacher’s tables & chairs, 4 blackboards, 16 wall fans and assorted textbooks with each classroom equipped with a toilet. PSE executives led by its President, Hans Sicat, Directors Vivian Yuchengco, Edgardo Lacson and Daisy Arce also distributed hygiene kits to pupils.

Scholarship grant opens new opportunities to young hopefuls

One hundred and forty-five (145) scholars from National Capital Region and nearby provinces are now scholars of SM Foundation for school year 2015-2016. They are from Manila, Cavite, Bulacan, Malabon City, Navotas City, Quezon City, Taguig City, Tanay City and Valenzuela City.

SM Foundation welcomes its first batch of scholars for school year 2015-2016

Leyte students show their thanks for their new school building

The turnover of the new 2-storey, 4-classroom school building by project partners SM Foundation, SM Prime Holdings, Inc. and Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE) was met with cheers and smiles of gratitude from the students of San Roque Elementary School in Tanauan, Leyte on February 27, 2015.

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