PFI is a non-stock, non-for-profit organization based in Isabel, Leyte, Eastern Visayas. Registered in the Securities and Exchange Commission in 2004, the foundation is the corporate social responsibility arm of the Philippine Smelting and Refining Corporation or PASAR. PFI is actively working with local communities and stakeholders in and around the company through meaningful partnership on education and youth development to improve the quality of life. The foundation is a concrete manifestation of PASAR’s commitment to being a responsible corporate citizen fully recognizing its social responsibility to communities and sectors where it operates.
The focus of its programs and projects since 2009 has been on education and youth development.