KKU students raise fund through “KKU Run for Love 2019”, which reaches 2.6 hundred thousands to be deposited as student scholarships
Khon Kaen University President receives 260,000 baht from “KKU RUN For Love 2019” organized by KKU Student Association, which will be used as scholarships for students
21 พ.ค. 2562
May 17, 2019 – Assoc. Prof. Charnchai Panthongvisriyakul, Acting President of Khon Kaen University received the donation of an amount of roughly 260,000 baht from President of KKU Student Association Mr. Natdanai Thepwongsa. The money was raised from the project, “KKU RUN For Love 2019”. Many administrators, lecturers and students of KKU witnessed the event that took place at Sirikunakorn Building, 6th Floor.
Assoc. Prof. Charnchai Panthongvisriyakul, Acting President of Khon Kaen University said on behalf of Khon Kaen University that he appreciated this project since it is one of the social responsibility of the university. It is a good example for younger students in the future and will benefits KKU students whose family may not be able to fully support them.
“I believe that during the one year of your term in the association will enable you to experience a lot of things and when you graduate and work in whatever organizations, you will be successful in the job as well as in your life,” Acting President of Khon Kaen University said.
Mr. Natdanai Thepwongsa, President of KKU Student Association said that KKU RUN FOR LOVE 2019’ has been organized for the first time by the Student Association. This is another channel to raise funds as scholarships to students under the “1,000 baht scholarship scheme for younger students”.
“We have been supported by both organizations inside and outside, as well as students and staff. There were over 3,000 people joining. After deduction of expenditure, the fund raised amounted to 260,000 baht. We hope to organize a project like this again in the future in order to help the students whose families may not be able to support them through until graduation,” Mr. Natdanai said.
“KKU RUN FOR LOVE 2019 Micro marathon” included the 8.4 KM run organized by the Luead See It Group on March 31, 2019 at Si Than Lake of Khon Kaen University. If interested, you can donate money to this “1,000 baht scholarship scheme for younger students”. Please see details at: https://sac.kku.ac.th/fund1000/