2017 News about the Foundation

Check out the latest news of the Foundation from fantastic fundraising events to great fun at Coconut Club! If you want to stay up to date with the latest, we would love to add your name to our newsletter database. You can sign up via the Newsletter page following the link on the left menu and/or become a fan of the Foundation on Facebook

Also, make sure you check our upcoming events page so you can 'save the date' for our next event and join in on the fun! 

February 2017: Family Coloured Obstacle Challenge

The Family Coloured Obstacle Challenge was a fantastic day of family fun! Thank you to everyone who made this event possible and who supported PHBGTU by joining in the activities! 

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Special thanks to Royal Phuket Marina for hosting this event, our media sponsor The Phuket News, Dorothy Macpherson, SGS, and Canine Point Academy!

Check out our Facebook page for wonderful and colourful pictures from the day, captured by Macho Ya Siaji, Jay Leshark and Jerlin Balais!



January 2017: First Birthday Party of 2017

We had another Birthday Party for Kamala school residential students on January 28th. This party was for students born in November, December, and January and the students spent an incredible afternoon celebrating at Dusit Thani Phuket. There was swimming, beach games, cupcake making, face painting and more! 
 A huge thank you to the Dusit for hosting such an amazing Birthday at their Casuarina Restaurant. Also, thank you to Outrigger for supplying the beautiful and delicious birthday Cake!

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For more pictures, please check our Facebook page post.


January 2017: Rotary donates books to Kalim schoolkids

The Rotary Club of Patong donated books to the children of Baan Kalim. Read more about this kind donation in this article of The Phuket News. 


January 2017: Ride 4 Kids

A dedicated group of expats in Phuket will be cycling 835kms over 6 days from Hua Hin to Phuket with the goal to raise 1 Million Baht! The bike ride will take 6 days and starts on the 6th of March 2017. The 16 riders from 4 school communities on Phuket Island will raise funds for Phuket Has Been Good To Us, Good Shepherd Phuket and Outrigger Share 4 Change. Check out their website and Facebook page and show your support!

We are very thankful to be one of the Charities of choice.


January 2017: Christmas Cards Campaign 2016

We would like to thank Littleprintbox for the lovely designs and Loop Idea Co., Ltd for sponsoring the printing. The hotels Anantara Vacation Club,Sala Phuket, The Surin,The Chava resort - Surin,Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort & Spa,Novotel Phuket Surin Beach Resort,The Pavilions,Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach,Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket and Delish Café Phuket were kind enough of having our cards at their Christmas trees for sale, also Dorothy Macpherson supported us with selling our Christmas Cards on the Christmas Fair of UWCT and we were so blessed to be invited by Taste Bar & Grill on their Arts & Crafts Fair. Thank you for all the amazing support!

PHBGTU wishes all of our amazing supporters a Happy 2017!


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