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Anantara Phuket Villas present the Roy E. Heinecke Foundation scholarships

Anantara Phuket Villas present the Roy E. Heinecke Foundation scholarships

The Anantara Phuket Villas hosted the Roy E. Heinecke Scholarship Foundation on January 27th, 2012 at their Andaman room. The Minor International scholarships are given every year to needy students who have an outstanding track record. This year 50 students from 4 schools over Mai Khao area including Baan Mai Khao School, Tha Chat Chai School, Baan Kor Ann School, and Hong Yok Bamrung received these scholarships. This is the 2nd year that Anantara Phuket Villas has hosted these scholarships keeping in line with the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility philosophy.

The Roy E. Scholarship foundation is an educational fund established in 1994 in memory of Mr. Roy E. Heinecke, the father of Mr. William E. Heinecke, CEO of Minor Group. The Scholarship is originally and privately intended and financially supported by the Heinecke family. Each year the foundation gives scholarships to 449 students, which help support their education from early learning stages to graduation.

Anantara Phuket Villas present the Roy E. Heinecke Foundation scholarships

The late Mr. Roy E. Heinecke spent many years serving the U.S. Embassy in the Asia-Pacific region. Being exposed to the cultures and the way of living in these countries inspired with for all deserving youngsters to have the advantage of more education. The Heinecke family established this scholarship fund to fulfill this worthy wish.

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