Mandate and History

The LANDBANK Countryside Development Foundation, Inc. (LCDFI) is a non-stock, non-profit corporate foundation of Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK), established in 08 March 1983.

The Foundation embodies LANDBANK's commitment to spur development in the countryside particularly among its priority sectors such as the small farmers and fishers, agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs), Countryside Financial Institutions (CFIs), small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs).

In 2013, it was classified by the Governance Commission for GOCCs (GCG) as a government-owned and controlled corporation (GOCC), and as such, LCDFI endeavors to comply with all pertinent rules and regulations governing GOCCs and government entities.

Its officers and employees live out the core values of:

  • Social Responsibility

  • Trust

  • Excellence

  • Professionalism