Media coverage 2016

December 2016: Media Coverage for Black Tie Muay Thai III

Our Black Tie Muay Thai III Fundraiser was another huge success. We raised over 800,000 THB which is enough to employ two qualified English Teachers for a year! 

Besides raising this fabulous amount of money, the event was also picked up by many media outlets. For a total overview of the media coverage, have a look at our 2016 events page


September 2016: Media Coverage for A Night at the Opera 2016

The third edition of A Night at the Opera was again held at Trisara Resort, with performances by FIVERA and Alex Grier. After a successful evening, we raised over 700,000 THB allowing us we can employ a qualified English Teacher and a Teaching fellow for a year.

Besides this, many media outlets also picked up the event, take a look at our 2016 events page for more information. 


May 2016: Kata Rocks brings ‘Negroni week’ to Phuket

Kata Rocks joined in the 4th annual Negroni week. During this week Negroni not only celebrates the classic cocktail but also raises money for charitable causes around the world. This year the team behind The Bar at Kata Rocks selected Phuket Has Been Good To Us as their charity of choice, donating a part from every Negroni sold.

Read more about this event here


May 2016: Media Coverage for Pop Up at Bliss 2

Pop Up at Bliss was yet another successful fundraising event for Phuket Has Been Good To Us! It was a fabulous evening with delicious food, lovely drinks, and great company. Over 250 people showed up to support the Foundation. We raised 1,000,000 Baht which will pay two qualified English language teachers for a year. 

Besides raising enough money for two teachers for the entire school year, the event was also picked up by many media outlets. For a total overview of the media coverage of this event take a look out our 2016 events page


April 2016: Going the Extra Mile

Teacher Hamant is a Singaporean English teacher with the Phuket Has Been Good To Us Foundation, and in April 2016 he went the extra mile by raising funds for our Foundation. For 10 days drove his 110cc motorcycle all along the border of Thailand and raised over 80,000THB!

By doing so he didn’t only raise much-needed funds, but also awareness with articles in The Phuket News and Motor Culture Asia.