Kenan Foundation Asia
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Kenan Foundation Asia is Thai registered, charitable status, non-profit organization working in partnership with companies, governments, academia, and committed individuals to empower people with the knowledge, technology, and skills necessary for a sustainable future. From our headquarters in Bangkok, we have been improving the circumstances of people across Southeast Asia, with a focus on Thailand and Vietnam, for over 20 years, helping them to thrive in the global economy, while leading happier lives. Today, Kenan is tackling three urgent development challenges: delivering 21st-century education, building lasting communities, and enhancing small business competitiveness. Founded by Mr. Anand Panyarachun in 1996 and led today by our Chair, Khunying Jada Wattanasiritham, Kenan has directly helped over 2 million direct beneficiaries in Thailand alone, including students, teachers, business owners and managers, government officials, civil society leaders and staff, and community members. In particular, Kenan has run numerous CSR programs for major international and local companies, including Citi, Boeing, Chevron, Facebook, Microsoft, and Standard Chartered.