Instituted in June 1994, the Asia Pacific Breweries (APB) Foundation seeks to ignite compassion and inspire progression through its philanthropic efforts. The Foundation sets resources in motion to help people and organisations improve talents, enhance educational and research endeavours as well as better living conditions. In turn, the Foundation fuels the society and enables communities to flourish. The APB Foundation is a registered Charity with Institution of Public Character (IPC) status in Singapore. The Foundation is the philanthropic arm of The HEINEKEN Company that has three entities in Singapore: HEINEKEN Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Breweries Singapore and HEINEKEN Asia Pacific Beverages.