The TK Foundation is pleased to announce that Board Director Bruce Chan has been named Chair of the Board of Directors of its trustee, the TK Trust Company Limited, subject to approval of the Central Bank of The Bahamas.
At a time when most teenagers are focused on school, friends and hobbies, Portland, Oregon’s Yazmin Morales was focused on keeping herself and her family safe. She, her siblings and her mother were homeless for much of Yazmin’s life, and she often found herself taking on the role of adult in their day-to-day life.
Fatigue and stress can have devastating consequences. That’s why The TK Foundation is providing funding for an exciting three-year research project which is focused on testing tools to measure and manage on-board fatigue, with the goal of improving the welfare of professional seafarers, and, in turn, safeguarding the waters they sail.
The TK Foundation-funded Lawhill Maritime Centre is one of the few maritime training programs in the world that works with students at the secondary school level, equipping them with maritime knowledge, and increasing their prospects for after-school employment.
The TK Foundation-funded Biotech Partners provides under-served youth aged 16-24 with personal, academic, and professional development experiences that increase participation in higher education and provide access to fulfilling science careers.
The TK Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Chan to the Board of Directors of its trustee, the TK Trust Company Limited, subject to approval of the Central Bank of The Bahamas.
We at the TK Foundation are pleased to report upon a very successful year in grantmaking in 2014. In support of non-profit programs and advancing the futures of disadvantaged youth and the maritime sector, the TK Foundation granted $5.6 Million to more than 100 charitable and non-profit organizations.
February 3, 2014, Nassau, Bahamas The TK Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Board member Susan Karlshoej to Managing Director, succeeding Arthur F. Coady, who will continue as Chairman of the Board of Directors. The new leadership structure enables management to have an increased focus on evolving and developing global partnerships while the […]
December 4, 2012, Nassau, Bahamas The TK Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members, Captain Kuba Szymanski and Jeff Schaffer, to the Board of Directors of its trustee, the TK Trust Company Limited. The TK Foundation is the only client of the TK Trust Company Limited and both are herein referred to as […]
The TK Foundation is pleased to announce the approval of eight grants totalling nearly $2 million. The TK Foundation is a strong funding vehicle for maritime programs and youth development. Its maritime grant-making program is proactive, inviting maritime organizations to submit requests for funding in specific areas of interest to the Foundation.