MaGIC: Wise Words with Mun Ching

When: Wed, March 25, 7:30pm – 9:30pm, 2015
Where: Mindvalley, UOA Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free
Info: Register | Venue

Wise Words is a monthly series hosted by MaGIC Social Entrepreneurship to better connect social entrepreneurs with leading thought-leaders and key players in the social entrepreneurship ecosystem. For March, Yap Mun Ching, Executive Director of AirAsia Foundation will be sharing her experiences in her active involvement in improving lives, as well as her inspiring stories in empowering communities. Projects to date:
  • Link Thien Chi Bamboo Bicycle Workshop, Vietnam (USD 17,143)
  • Link Muser Coffee Hill Collective, Thailand (USD 19,816)
  • Link Rags2Riches Artisans Across Asia, Philippines (USD 13,275)
  • Link Arkom Kotagede Conservation, Indonesia (USD 66,985)
  • Link Tonibung Renewable Energy Fund, Malaysia (USD 29,283)
  • Link Living Arts Plae Pakaa Performance, Cambodia (USD 68,164)
Yap Mun Ching is the Executive Director of AirAsia Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the AirAsia Group, mandated to support social enterprises in ASEAN. Mun Ching first joined AirAsia in 2004, becoming the group’s Head of Strategic Planning responsible for charting the airline’s expansion into ASEAN and major cities in China and India. She holds degrees in International Relations and Economics from the London School of Economics.

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