PM foundation

We take great pride in knowing that our work has improved the lives of numerous people – both in the projects we create and in the communities we serve.

Founded by Dr. P. Mohamed Ali, the PM Foundation (PMF) is a philanthropic initiative based in Kerala. For close to 30 years we have been encouraging and supporting excellence in education among students. For more information on our activities, please visit


The main objective of the PMF is to encourage education and academic excellence among needy and meritorious students by providing critical support and counselling to pursue their higher education. To this effect, the Foundation is involved in initiatives such as:
  • Promoting excellence in education by recognizing and rewarding the outstanding achievements of students, teachers and schools.
  • Support and promotion to pursue selected academic programmes and competitive examinations.
  • Enhancement of the efficiency and quality of the teaching being imparted.


PMF has been involved in healthcare in association with NGOs and hospitals. It has been running a medical assistance program which provides financial support to patients in need of a range of medical interventions. PMF has provided grants to the following Hospitals:
  • Malabar Cancer Center, Thalassery, Kannur
  • Iqraa International Hospital & Research Centre, Calicut
  • Mother Hospital, Thrissur
  • Lisie Hospital, Ernakulam
  • Sri Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology, Trivandrum.
PMF also supported the following NGOs:
  • Pain & Palliative Care Society, Thrissur
  • Shanthi Nikethanam Charitable & Welfare Trust, Palakkad
  • Punarjani Charitable Trust, Thrissur
  • MSS Trivandrum.
  • Santhi Pain & Palliative Care Society, Kalpatta, Wayanad


Skill Enhancement

Our founder, Dr P Mohamed Ali has always believed that a well-educated society is the pillar for a strong nation. His philosophy of education has been to empower both children and adults to become transformers of society.
Focussed education in the realm of life skills and employment opportunities provide a beacon of light in the lives of men and women in the communities we work in.

MFAR supports the Thalikulam Vikas Trust (TVT) at Thrissur, Kerala which trains underprivileged village men and women to make them independent so that they can pick up suitable jobs and make a living. 

We are focussed on the following areas of skill development:
  • Computer Training
  • Call Centre Training
  • Tailoring
  • Craft Skills

CSM Central School at Thalikulam, which is the birthplace of our Founder, focuses on the education of youth. MFAR also supports the football and athletics teams at the school, besides providing scholarships to meritorious students.



Founded in 1990, The Indian School, Al Ghubra, in Muscat is a testament to MFAR’s commitment to capability building for the children of the Indian expatriate community in the Sultanate of Oman.
Today, the school has over 3,000 students, representing nine nationalities.

The school curricula and activities espouse the principles
of the Round Square movement summarized as IDEALS:

  • International understanding
  • Democratic training
  • Environmental concern
  • Adventure activities
  • Leadership skills
  • Service to their communities

Community Empowerment

MFAR’s core values of farsightedness, commitment, professionalism and a focus on people, have defined our engagement with communities. From our Chairman and Founder, Dr. P. Mohamed Ali comes the idea that empowering our communities lies at the heart of empowering the nation. MFAR works extensively on social outreach programs through our foundations and charitable trusts.

With a focus on health, access to medical services, employment, upliftment and empowerment at all levels of society, MFAR’s corporate social responsibility is not an afterthought but is woven into our corporate fabric and intrinsic to our vision, mission and philosophy.

Talikulam Vikas Trust (TVT)

Started in 2004, the Trust is a grassroots initiative, with a focus on the following areas:

  • Housing
  • Employment
  • Education
  • Health
  • Social security
Rasiya Charitable Trust
The Rasiya Charitable Trust was established in 2009 as a vehicle to provide financial assistance in the following areas:



  • Orphanages
  • Senior Citizens Home
  • Healthcare
  • Disaster Relief
  • Education
Community Outreach Efforts

MFAR staff constantly dedicates time to support development initiatives and improve lives.

In this respect, MFAR Constructions have conducted several programs organising raising awareness in health conditions and organising several camps to improve the state of health in our communities.



PMA International has always worked hard to build with environmental consciousness at heart. We aim to minimise adverse environmental impact while carrying out our business. Environmental benefits are at the heart of our work in each vertical – be it in Constructions, Development, Hospitality or Manufacturing.
  • PMA International uses modern techniques to optimize material usage, reduce cost and improve efficiency.
  • Manyata Tech Park reflects our commitment to energy conservation and maximizing through use of cutting edge techniques and technologies.
  • PMA International is a pioneer manufacturer of coconut shell-based activated carbon which has several important applications in the environmental and air purification space.
  • Winner of the 2007 Golden Peacock Award for Environment Management, MFAR was assessed by an independent international jury dealing with various aspects of environment preservation and protection.

Charitable, Educational, and Social Activities


    Our flagship construction business is today entirely managed on an ERP platform that enables our project managers to have a real-time hold on the implementation work on ground, bringing in live tracking and administration.CSM Central School (Chandanaparambil Syed Mohamed Haji Memorial Central School) is a Senior secondary school affiliated to the CBSE board, New Delhi.


    The PM Foundation is a Public Charitable Trust registered in the year 1988 with the object of promoting education among backward communities in India. The main object of the Foundation is to help students with financial assistance required to prepare them for competitive examinations.


    The Social Advancement Foundation of India (SAFI) is a unique concept aimed to develop socially and economically disadvantaged sections of society through advanced educational systems.


    Dr. Ali has striven to bring smiles to the faces of his fellow villagers in Talikulam in Kerala. His dream project, “My Village, my Dream” aims for the overall development of his village with the slogan “employment for all, house for all, education for all, health for all, & social security for all”. As a part of this endeavor, over 300 houses have been built and given to the needy. At least one person in every household is employed. A school and charity foundation have been set up to teach and to provide financial support to poor students. An old age pension scheme has also been instituted under this scheme.