Suwannimit Foundation

At a Glance

Established in 2010 as Thai Foundation

Launched Suwannimit Social Enterprise in
2019

Suwannimit Foundation, our sister organization in Myanmar (Myawaddy) was registered in 2019

Our geographical scope is within Thailand
(Tak)-Myanmar border

30 paid employees

THB 26M funds raised in 2019

THB 19M project spending in 2019

12% Administration cost in 2019

Our Mission

Suwannimit means a golden dream where no-one is left behind. Our work is focused on the social issues along the Tak Thailand border district, the main gateway of Myanmar nationals crossing to and from Thailand.

Our mission is to increase the access of marginalized migrant populations to social services that will enhance their quality of life. This is our take on Thailand 4.0’s Leave No One Behind and Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN. We do this by amplifying our partners’ work in six areas.

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Meet Our Board

Dr. Vichai Chokevivat

Chairman

Dr. Vichai Chokevivat, M.D., M.P.H., is a medical doctor and now a retired government officer. He continues to fight for justice through his writing and engagements in the academe. He received the Outstanding Rural Doctor Award from Siriraj Hospital and Medical School in 1986. Key positions held: Chairman October 14 Foundation, Chairman of Rural Doctors Society, Board member of Thailand National Health Security Office, Chair of the Government Pharmaceutical Organization board, General Secretary of Food and Drug Administration, Director-General of Department for Development of Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine.

Dr. Poldej Pinprateep

Vice Chairman

Dr. Poldej Pinprateep General Secretary of National Health Committee Office, Country Reform Committee Member, Thai PBS Board of Governors, Secretary-General of Local Development Institute. Key positions held: Former Deputy Minister of Social Development and Human Security, Former Director of Government Hospital in Phitsanulok.

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Mrs. Chalida Tajaroensuk

Secretary

Mrs. Chalida Tajaroensuk is the Executive Director of the People’s Empowerment Foundation, the founder of Forum-Asia, and active in the ASEAN Human Rights Commission. She has significant work in building the capacity of CSOs in 3 southernmost provinces of Thailand.

Mr. Theerarat Jaiprong

Board Member

Mr. Threerarat Jaiprong is currently a private lawyer. Key positions held:
Chairperson of Mae Sod Lawyer Council of Thailand, Chairman of Mae Sot Lawyers Association for Human Rights on the Border, Director of Light House – a legal aid center.

Mr. Theerarat Jaiprong

Board Member

Mr. Threerarat Jaiprong is currently a private lawyer. Key positions held:
Chairperson of Mae Sod Lawyer Council of Thailand, Chairman of Mae Sot Lawyers Association for Human Rights on the Border, Director of Light House – a legal aid center.

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Mrs. Sriwan Hannarong

Member

Former Public Health Technical Officer with Professional Level at Maesot Health District Office.

Mrs. Sakranchit Sarinyanas

Treasurer

Former Deputy Direct of Phob Phra Wittayakhom School and of Sappawittaya School, Director of Mattayom Wat Thatthong School in BKK and of Tak Phittayakhom school of Tak province.

Mrs. Sriwan Hannarong

Member

Former Public Health Technical Officer with Professional Level at Maesot Health District Office.

Mrs. Sakranchit Sarinyanas

Treasurer

Former Deputy Direct of Phob Phra Wittayakhom School and of Sappawittaya School, Director of Mattayom Wat Thatthong School in BKK and of Tak Phittayakhom school of Tak province.

Meet Our Team

Pi Pat

Pattinee Suanprasert
Executive Director

Phat

Papatsorn Raruen
HR Manager

Nhoi

Porntip Sarnsuwan
Administrative & Logistics Manager

Chan Chan

Santiphap Maungramrad
Project Manager-Health

Cho

Cho Thin Zar Oo
Finance Manager

Khu Paw

Eh Khu Paw
Project Manager-Women & Child Protection and Empowerment

Maery

Maeree Santithamjai
HR Officer

Thaw Thaw

Naw Thaw Kbwe Paw
Accounting Officer

Nay Tha

Saw Poe Khwer Lay
Project Trainer Officer- Health

Spring

Spring Song
Project Officer-WPE and Child Protection

Htoo Eh

Hser Htoo Htoo Eh
Project Officer-Health

Mhee

Suriya Molek
Legal Officer

Cherry

Naw Cherry Paw
Project Coordinator-Health

J Naw

Naw San Aung
Resource Mobilization Officer

Num Sai

Janhta
Khrokhwankomon
Office Assistant

Wah Wah

Penpak Elisabeth Roper
Project Officer-Health, SRHR Community Health Coordinator

Liza

Flordeliza Lopez
Sricharoentrakul
Technical Support

Annual Report

Financial Highlights

Auditor's Reports

Year Report Files
2019/2562
2019 Auditor's Report
2018/2561
2018 Auditor's Report
2017/2560
2017 Auditor's Report
2016/2559
2016 Auditor's Report
2015/2558
2015 Auditor's Report
2014/2557
2014 Auditor's Report
2013/2556
2013 Auditor's Report
2012/2555
2012 Auditor's Report
2011/2554
2011 Auditor's Report
2010/2553
2010 Auditor's Report

Our Generous Donors

Work With Us

Compensation

We provide a competitive local salary and the government's social security. Our staff also receive personal and professional development.

Flexible Working Arrangements

We recognize that people have different ways of becoming productive. That is why we adapted options of working remotely and flexible working hours whenever possible.

Careers

Working with Suwannimit Foundation is a lifestyle. Our goal is that you get to work in an area where your passion and your strengths meet.