The Oscar & Ginny Foundation, Inc. was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as a non-stock, non-profit corporation on June 23, 2001 by the children of Oscar and Virginia (Ginny) de Leon. It is their desire to live the memory and the good works of their parents. It is a family foundation which grants financial assistance to various charitable institutions that caters to street children, homeless, needy and the like. Its main office is located at 2F Natividad Bldg. 2308 Chino Roces Avenue Extension, Makati City. The Foundation has no regular staff but they have 3 (three) regular volunteers staff seconded from Natividad, Inc. (one of the corporations of the de Leon family) and seven (7) members of the Board of Trustees.
It was first certified for 1 year on December 17, 2003 and which ended on December 16, 2004. First Renewal was for 3 years on June 7, 2005 and which ended on June 6, 2008. Second Renewal was certified for 3 years on December 22, 2008 and which ended on December 21, 2011. Third Renewal was certified for 5 years on November 9, 2012 and which will end on October 9, 2017.
Its purposes, among others, are “to make a difference in the lives of the poor and the less fortunate ones; to provide financial assistance to legitimate charitable institutions as well as to serve and develop their spiritual and moral values; and to respond to the needs of the poor, street children, abused and abandoned children”. The Foundation’s programs focused on giving financial assistance, on a regular basis, to selected charitable institutions/organizations and medical and educational assistance on special cases.