About Us


Fr. Al’s Children Foundation, Inc. (FACFI) 

Is a non-stock, non-profit organization duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission under the laws of the Republic of the Philippines. It was established on November 26, 1992 after the demise of Msgr. Aloysius Schwartz, founder of the congregation of the Sisters of Mary and their charity programs The Sisters of Mary Schools (SMS).

FACFI is authorized to receive and accept donations or contributions and gifts of any kind for the benefit of children from poorest of the poor families in the Philippines studying at the Sisters of Mary Schools Boystowns and Girlstowns.

The Foundation is a recognized DONEE INSTITUTION and certified by the Philippine Council for NGO Certification (PCNC) PCNC Accreditation: June 9, 2015 to June 8, 2020                                                                         DSWD Registration No.: DSWD IV-A-R-0164-2019

Note: PCNC Certificate entitles the donation received by the Foundation for full/limited deduction from the donor's taxable income.

The Sisters come and extend their hands to lift the youth out from the dung of poverty. They visit possible applicants for Boystown and Girlstown Schools.

At The Sisters of Mary Boystowns and Girlstowns, young boys and girls coming from poor families receive food, clothing, shelter, medical services and secondary education with technical and vocational training, all free of charge.