History and Mission


The Rotary Patong Beach Foundation, a tax-exempt Foundation in Thailand approved by the Ministry of Finance, is the charitable arm of the Rotary Club of Patong Beach. Your donations are tax-deductible in Thailand. 


The foundation's mission is to open opportunities for the less fortunate, seek equity and inclusion, and promote integrity and service to society.

We strive to achieve this by concentrating on these 7 areas of focus.

  •  Peace and conflict prevention/resolution.
  •  Disease prevention and treatment.
  •  Water and sanitation.
  •  Maternal and child health.
  •  Basic education and literacy.
  •  Economic and community development
  •  Protect the Environment
The Rotary Patong Beach Foundation was established on March 12th, 2021, as a non-profit agency of The Rotary Club Patong Beach in Phuket/Thailand.
The Rotary Patong Beach Foundation manages and handles all the Rotary Club of Patong Beach assets. It is a fully registered foundation according to Thai law and is registered with the Ministry of Finance.
The Tax ID number for the Rotary Patong Foundation is 099-3-00045038-8


Officers and Trustees

Friedrich Fauma
Alastair Carthew
Vice- President
Phuwanai Wanamakok
Andreas Becker
Director and Secretary