The Global Reciprocal Colleges, Inc. was registered with the SEC as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on December 18, 2008 by the Ongtenco Family and was inspired by the passion of their father for education. It is a Family Foundation and is operating as an educational institution. The family owns Motortrade and Fundline, a lending institution. Its main office is located at #454 Rizal Ave. Extension cor. 9th Ave. Grace Park Caloocan City. The foundation has 16 regular staff , 81part-time staff, 1 probationary, 1 project- based and 7 volunteers. There are 5 members of the Board of Trustees.
It was certified for 1 year on December 14, 2010 which ended on September 30, 2011. The organization renewed its certification on November 3, 2011, which ended on November 03, 2014. It was recertified on December 14, 2015 for 3 years which ended on August 28, 2018.
Its purposes, among others, are “to provide affordable, quality, scientific and holistic education; conduct research activities and provide relevant extension and community services to the less privileged sector of the society.” The Foundation’s programs now focus on implementing two TESDA-certified programs, and tertiary education with focus on Education, Business Administration Accountancy, and Computer Studies.