To hone the skills and develop the expertise of its lawyers, the Firm, through the ACCRALAW Foundation, Inc. and ACCRALAW Scholarship Foundation, Inc., awards generous scholarship and financial grants to pursue post-graduate legal studies in prominent universities abroad. To date, a significant number of its lawyers have pursued their Master of Laws degree from Harvard University, Columbia University, University of Michigan and Cornell University in the United States and Cambridge University and Queen Mary, University of London in the United Kingdom.
Together with the Violeta Calvo Drilon Foundation, which awards two scholarship grants annually, ACCRALAW gives ten annual scholarships to outstanding and deserving law students in the University of the Philippines College of Law. This is an endeavor that began in 2004 and continues to date.
For its 40th anniversary in 2012, the Firm, through the Children’s Hour, donated over Php3 Million for the construction of three classrooms to alleviate the shortage of classrooms in public schools and in line with the Department of Education’s “Bayanihang Pampaaralan Movement”. In the same year, the Firm started its feeding program in Tayuman, Tondo for the benefit of sick and abandoned children.
In 2013, the Firm made a cash donation to the PLDT-Smart Foundation, Inc. for the victims of Typhoon Pablo. Similarly, when Typhoon Yolanda struck the Visayas in 2013. In the same year, the Firm also made a significant cash donation to the ING Foundation. The ING Foundation undertook to match and double said donation before turning it over to UNICEF.