5 Steps for Effective Communication during the COVID Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused businesses around the world to reach for their crisis management playbooks for a solution to the chaos around them. The situation is very serious, and people, understandably, have turned their focus to ensuring the safety of themselves and those around them. As a result, businesses

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5 Important Tips for Donating in the Fight Against COVID-19

Please note before you read; although Kenan Foundation is a registered charity (Ministry of Finance Registration #350), we are not an emergency or disaster response organization. We are not requesting any funds for disaster relief or to make medical supply or equipment purchases.
As COVID-19 continues to strangle

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Congratulations to the selected YSEALI FuturePreneurs applicants!

IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING YSEALI FUTUREPRENEURS WORKSHOP
Out of an abundance of caution in response to the spread of COVID-19, the U.S. Embassy and the Kenan Foundation Asia have decided to postpone the upcoming FuturePreneurs Economic Empowerment Workshop to a future date expected to be later in 2020. The workshop

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Kenan Annual Reception 2020

Kenan hosted its Annual Reception on February 12th to celebrate our progress over the past 12 months with our partners, supporters, and Board members. We are thankful to everyone who attended for their unyielding support of our vision to empower people to achieve their dreams in the areas of education,

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Don’t Forget the Accountant

Recently, Kenan Foundation Asia received the final installment of the $30 million Chevron Enjoy Science donation, a major commitment to improving the education system in Thailand. This milestone gave me an opportunity to reflect on the five years I’ve spent as the Finance and Accounting Manager for the Enjoy Science

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A Guide to Thailand’s Buddhist Festivals and Public Holidays

See the Range of Buddhist Holidays in Thailand

Along with amazing tourist sights, some of the friendliest people and finest cuisine, Thailand has many national holidays and Buddhist festivals to enjoy. There are local Thai cultures to consider and being aware of holiday and festival dates is a good

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Kenan management convene for annual retreat

Kenan Foundation Asia held its annual management retreat on 18-19 May to set strategic priorities and discuss how best to use its expertise and resources to tackle the complex development challenges facing Thailand and the Southeast Asian region.
Under the leadership of Kenan’s Chairperson, Khunying Jada Wattanasiritham, and its

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Kenan Annual Reception Speech by H.E. Anand Panyarachun

Chair Khunying Jada Wattanasiritham
Former Presidents of Kenan Foundation Asia,
Distinguished guests,
Ladies and gentlemen
The Kenan Foundation Asia was founded 22 years ago by a group of leading Thai and American visionaries with extensive experience in the private, public, and academic sectors, as a response to Thailand’s remarkable development

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UNC Experts Share Solutions to Global Aging Population Challenge

Demographic pyramids in countries around the world are flipping upside down as senior citizens account for a larger and larger percentage of the population every year. To raise awareness for the challenges and opportunities presented by the demographic shift, Kenan Foundation Asia and the Thailand and Indochina Carolina Club

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Kenan Praises Partners for Supporting Record Impact Year

Led by Chairperson Khunying Jada Wattanasiritham, Kenan Foundation Asia held its annual reception to show its gratitude to donors and partners who helped the Institute deliver impactful and sustainable programming to nearly 290,000 beneficiaries during 2016. Prominent leaders and executives from Thailand’s public

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