SM Foundation 

SM Foundation is the social development arm of the SM group which focuses on providing access to quality education, health and well-being, food sufficiency through farmers’ training and disaster relief. Its programs are aligned to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Access Quality Education
SM Foundation provides access to inclusive and equitable education by providing scholarship grants to college and technical-vocational education. In partnership with the Department of Education, it helps promotes quality public education by building fully furnished public school buildings nationwide.

Access to Food Supply Through Farmer's Training
SM Foundation promotes food sufficiency and proper nutrition by providing 12-week farmers’ training both in the rural and urban settings. Enterprising farmers formed cooperatives and have progressed to be suppliers of the local market and sources of SM agricultural suppliers.

Access to Health and Well-being
SM Foundation helps fill the gap in the universal health care system in the Philippines by renovating and upgrading public health centers and medical facilities to meet the accreditation standards of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth). It also provides immediate medical care through its medical missions which includes medical consultation, diagnostic services and a full cycle of prescribed medicines.

Operation Tulong Express
SM serves as first responders during calamities. Leveraging its vast footprint, with stores strategically located nationwide, it is able to deliver uncontaminated relief goods in a timely manner.