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  • 2010 News from the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    day deepest thanks to Amanpuri for such a great time July 2010 A trip to the Zoo with Yorkshire Inn The Children of Phuket part of the Yorkshire Hotel Group took their four sponsored students and four of their friends on an amazing outing to the Zoo Photographer Michael Spigarolo was there with them to document the huge smiles on their faces as they saw wild animals for the first time But that wasn t all after the zoo the children went to the Yorkshire Inn in Patong and splashed around in the pool and for lunch ordered anything they wanted from the great menu What an amazing day out thank you Yorkshire Inn July 2010 Skateboarding at Coconut Club Skateboard Tuesday is considered THE best time by the residential students at The Rachaprachanukroh School on Kamala Beach They sign up for skateboarding at Coconut Club and then quickly run downstairs to put on their safety helmets and pads Volunter Luke Remmers has been teaching them for a number of months and some of the students are now budding young skateboarding stars June 2010 Absolute Birthday Party Coconut Club children with a birthday in May and June were invited to Patong Absolute Ville Everyone had a great time splashing around practicing swimming and Absolute staff and their families played great fun party games with the children too The best part as always for children though was the birthday cake which they got to take back to school and share with their friends in Coconut Club on Monday Thank you Absolute June 2010 The Porsche Club of Singapore drive to the Hilton Arcadia Over 20 Porsche owners drove from Singapore to Phuket The Porsche Club of Singapore invited 40 lucky Coconut Club students for a thrilling ride of a lifetime The children climbed into the Porsches and were taken for a spin along Karon Beach behind a police escort complete with flashing lights June 2010 ENJO team building with Coral Seekers Over 200 ENJO staff were lucky enough to come to Indigo Pearl for their annual sales awards Coral Seekers ran a team building event for all 200 of them and they invited eight Coconut Club students to join their teams The winning team gave educational gifts to the students to take back to Coconut Club ENJO generously donated 60 000 baht to the Foundation South Australian staff gave away their sales team of the year prize and all donated their small change to collect over 40 000 baht more A huge thank you to everyone at ENJO May 2010 Weekend Art Project at Coconut Club Adam and Iolanda Meehan and their friends from Hong Kong Luka Wu and Leonie Ideler brought photo frames and a camera to Coconut Club on Saturday 22 May The children decorated their frames and took fun photos of themselves dressed up and with their friends They were so excited to take the frames back to their dorm rooms May 2010 Running a Triathlon for Charity

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  • News from 2009 of the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    Priscilla Queen of the Desert August 2009 Art Workshop On Sunday 29th August two of our teachers Ashley and Lena ran our second silk screen printing workshop for ten Coconut Club students The children cut out shapes and silk screened over them to produce interesting paintings The students also cut pictures from magazines and made collages over their pictures Some of the best pieces will be on sale at a Fundraising Art Exhibition in December at Hung Fat s Restaurant August 2009 Charity Golf Day On Tuesday 18th August the Phuket Junior Golf Foundation held its inaugural Charity Golf Day Two lucky students from Coconut Club joined the players for the prize giving ceremony and Oliver Bates Golf Pro at Phunaka Golf Club took the students to the practice putting green and helped them with their stroke Congratulations to Avnish Dhall Winner of the Individual Event and Mat Partridge and Rory Byrne Winners of the 2BBB Team Event August 2009 Art Workshop On Sunday 9th August Steve Tothill and Khun Whan ran a silk screen printing workshop for ten lucky Coconut Club students The children learnt about mixing colours and how to use layering to produce interesting patterns They also cut out silhouettes to create shapes on their paintings Steve was really excited by some of the pieces the students produced Some of their best paintings will be on sale at a Fundraising Art Exhibition in November August 2009 Saturday Swimming Class at British International School On Saturday 8th August the British International School invited twenty Coconut Club students to practice their swimming skills in their Olympic swimming pool The children were excited to be driven across the island in mini busses and were amazed when they saw the size of the pool The students worked really hard at their swimming strokes and had a fun time with huge floats and volleyball afterwards All of the students and volunteers had a great time thank you BIS we ll be back next week with 20 of the students we had to leave back in Kamala this week August 2009 A Special Birthday Party at Coconut Club On Sunday 2nd August there was a very special birthday party at Coconut Club Residential students birthdays often come and go without a celebration and the teachers at Kamala school decided that that just wouldn t do At Coconut Club we asked our students when is your birthday and we made a birthday list A couple of the children didn t know when their birthdays were so we told them they could celebrate in July Every child with a birthday in May June and July wrote birthday invitations for two of their special friends to come to my party On Sunday morning with children queuing up outside hours before the party was due to start the teachers set up Pin the Tail on the Elephant Pass the Parcel and Balloon Game stations The children had a fantastic time We sang Happy Birthday to You and

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  • News from 2008 of the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    assistance to keep the Thai version accurate and up to date August 2008 Scuba Diving Day Trip for Kamala Students Usually at 7 am the residential students of the Rachaprachanukroh school in Kamala find themselves about to start another day in life limited to living and attending classes within the confines of the walls of their institution But on this particular day 33 extremely grateful children were about to embark on a day of fun under the sea compliments of Phuket s Scandinavian Scuuba Doo The day trip was arranged through our Foundation Senior teacher and English programme coordinator Laura Gray had arranged for Scuuba Doo director Hakan Hogge Larsson to provide the all expenses paid trip including transportation for two groups to and from the school in Kamala to the Chalong pier from where the children were transported on boat to Coral Island Scuuba Doo provided four dive masters led by Khun Tad who spoke to the children about water safety and environmental issues as they enjoyed fruit on the way to their snorkelling adventure While our mission is primarily to provide English language education we also work to give students a sense of hope self esteem and to connect them with their community noted Ms Gray who was joined by another of the Foundation s teachers Jonathan Higgins Two Thai teachers from the Kamala school also were on hand Following their approximately 90 minute swim and a free lunch the students were treated to a boat ride displaying the beautiful views of the waters around Phuket and were given free Scuuba Doo t shirts before heading back home Some very happy children would soon thereafter make beautiful cards for the Scuuba Doo staff expressing their gratitude for their special day The Foundation will engage in further such collaborations with local business in order to improve the lives of Phuket s children July 2008 We ve Moved Our New Office In Kamala Since its inception in 2005 the Phuket Has Been Good to Us Foundation was housed in the Kalim offices of the Baan Rim Pa restaurant Group The generosity of the staff of the Baan Rim Pa group cannot be overstated But as we have grown over time it has become necessary for us to stake out on our own and establish an independent office Since at this time we operate in schools in Kamala and Kalim it made sense to try to locate a suitable building close to our former offices In July 2008 we were lucky enough to have been offered a space in Kamala just around the corner from the Kamala school where we have placed four teachers We have moved in and are in the process of getting fully set up We of course welcome any donations of computers office furniture equipment and supplies See our in kind donation page for more information Our new address and phone are 80 4 Moo 3 Kamala Kathu Phuket 83150 Tel 66 076 278 146 Fax 66

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  • News from 2007 of the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    Rotary Clubs of Laguna Phuket West Shore Victoria in Canada and Rotary International The video produced by Nuala during her stay in Phuket will be used throughout the course to demonstrate our methods The video uses various forms of non verbal communication to put its message across and places very little reliance on the spoken word The course will demonstrate interactive and multi sensory teaching methods and show the benefit of learning by listening speaking seeing movement and touch It will contain real life examples from the Foundation s current practice which are used daily at Kamala and Kalim Schools Teach to Reach will look at behaviour management and present a variety of strategies for organising and controlling the class to make full use of the lesson time available Additionally the course will focus on how to create a stimulating and welcoming learning environment which liberates students desire to learn and where interesting materials are used to appeal to their natural curiosity Places in the course will be offered to Kamala s Child Development Centre which teaches children under the age of five years before they enter Rachaprachanakroh School to make a truly upstream investment in the English education of local children The first course is due to begin this August September 2007 Shaun Bolter Iron Man with a Kind Heart Local resident Shaun Boulter who completed the Monaco Half Iron Man triathlon in September 2007 generously decided to donate all his sponsorship money to the Foundation Shaun is pictured handing over his cheque for 52 300 Thai Baht to the children of Kalim school Shaun also heads the TriBallistic Club that runs a series of four triathlons on Phuket Island He has been very keen to involve children from Kamala and Kalim schools and children from both schools begin

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  • Media Coverage of the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    FIVERA Thailand s first and only pop opera band performed together with the amazingly talented violinist Alex Grieg After a successful evening this event raised enough money to pay for one teacher for an entire school year Besides that the event was also picked up by many media outlets take a look at A Night at the Opera events page for more information August 2015 Phuket Miss Thailand World entrant tells all Recently Miss Amanda Obdam a contestant for Miss Thailand World 2015 visited our Foundation and spend some time with the children in Coconut Club We sat down with her to discuss Phuket the Foundation and her participation in the Miss Thailand World competition Read the entire interview over on The Phuket News Website May 2015 Pop Up at Bliss Pop Up at Bliss was yet another super successful event for the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation It was an evening filled with amazing food lovely drinks and above all great company More than 200 people visited Bliss on the 8th of May to enjoy a great evening in support of our Foundation Besides raising enough money for two teachers for the entire school year the event was also picked up by many media outlets For a total overview of the media coverage for this event take a look out our Pop Up at Bliss page April 2015 Phuket Gazette Phuket Oil Field Classic for Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation The 7th annual Phuket Oilfield Classic was played at two Phuket golf courses earlier this month and raised money for the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation Take a look at the video report here February April 2015 The Longest Drive in the news The Longest Drive hits the headlines In the months of

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  • Past events of the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    9 May 2014 Masquerade Party 8 February 2014 2013 past events Red Passion Beach Charity Event 23 November 2013 World 1 Exhibition Pool Player 30 October 2013 Red Hot Jazz 13 September 2013 Latin Passion 31 August 2013 Mystic Mirage at Bliss Beach Club 26 April 2013 Songkran Bonanza 13 April 2013 Phuket Family Gourmet Festival by Jagota 26 January 2013 Burns Supper 25 January 2013 2012 past events The Full Monty 8 December 2012 Music Trivia Night 29 November 2012 Barefoot Bowling 7 October 2012 Almost Famous Phuket s Ultimate Social 15 September 2012 Shanghai Bingo and BBQ charity fundraiser 1 September 2012 Bliss Beach Ball 27 April 2012 A Starlight Soiree 16 February 2012 2011 past events Spin Art Exhibition 8 October 2011 Phuket Property Dot Com Pro Am Invitational 17 June 2011 Into the Big Blue 7 May 2011 2010 past events Phuket Property Dot Com Pro Am Invitational 5 November 2010 Passion For Fashion 12 September 2010 One Night in May 1 May 2010 Bodega Art Exhibition 22 January 2010 2009 past events A4 Art Exhibition 9 December 2009 ABBATASTIC Fundraiser dinner 12 September 2009 The Big Picture photography exhibition 28 May 2009 Fundraising Dinner at Hung Fat s February 2009 To stay up to date and be one of the first to hear about our upcoming events visit our upcoming events page sign up to our newsletter or become a fan of the foundation on Facebook This Section News Media Coverage Upcoming Events Past events Black Tie Muay Thai II A Night At The Opera Pop Up at Bliss The Longest Drive Black Tie Muay Thai A Night at the Opera Karaoke for a Cause Miami Beach Party Masquerade Party Red Passion Beach Charity Party Exhibition Pool Player Red Hot Jazz Latin Passion Mystic Mirage

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  • Our Newsletter from the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation | Phuket | Thailand
    March 2016 Newsletter October 2015 Newsletter Thai version October 2015 Newsletter January 2015 Newsletter September 2014 Newsletter June 2014 Newsletter January 2014 Newsletter October 2013 Newsletter June 2013 Newsletter March 2013 Newsletter December 2012 Newsletter September 2012 Newsletter April 2012 Newsletter October 2011 Newsletter July 2011 Newsletter April 2011 Newsletter August 2010 Newsletter August 2009 Newsletter April 2009 Newsletter December 2008 Newsletter December 2008 Newsletter Thai version June 2008 Newsletter

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    find the page you where looking for Donate Today We welcome donations of any size however set out are some sponsorship programmes that we currently run Sponsor a child More Info Sponsor a teacher More Info Sponsor a class More

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