On a volunteer trip to Thailand, Klaas Vandeweerdt gives a tour of one of the schools that received free computers from Fund Isaan. Click on the title to see the video.
July 2012: Three additional computer classes.
In July 2012 three additional computer classes will be installed, bringing the total number of classes to 13, furthermore two existing classes will be completely renewed. This way over 6500 children will have access to internet
In July 2008 our project featured in a global CNBC documentary . Click on the title to see the result.
Fund Isaan is a Non Profit organization for the betterment of the education of children in the Isaan region of Thailand. We are officially recognized as a foundation under Thai law and are managed by the King Baudouin Foundation in Belgium.
Through our various projects we aim at providing children in the North East of Thailand a better education.
We provide non-repayable scholarships to children with high intellectual potential but limited financial means;
There are numerious consequences of poverty for the local population, including: debts, lack of education, failed crops leading to famine, migration to big cities such as Bangkok, insufficient public health services, ...