05/02/14 - CASA Magazine

05/02/14 - CASA Magazine

Angels Wings Foundation is proud to support the Campaign for Student Success Foundation created for Santa Barbara City College. Bui Simon, a resident of Santa Barbara and President of Angels Wings Foundation stands amongst a prestigious group dedicated to helping the foundation support its students through book grants, scholarships, internships, tutoring and childcare for single parents. SBCC is the number one community college in the country.

07/20/13 - Thai Rath

07/20/13 - Thai Rath

Ampornpim Watcharaphai, Director General ELGA (Thailand)and Yaoanong Chanawong, General Manager of LA MER presented a cheque in the amount of Baht 700,000.- to Pornthip Nakhirankanok Simon, President of Angel Wings Foundation to help the children under The Angels Wings Development Project at The Mandarin Oriental Hotel recently.

05/23/12 - Montecito Journal

05/23/12 - Montecito Journal

I am so proud and honored to be a part of the Dream Foundation, an organization that has been touching lives and providing peace, comfort and compassion to so many lives. This year we raised $50,000 for the Dream Foundation’s Flower Empower program, which is a volunteer driven program that delivers hope and compassion-in the form of fresh bouquets of flowers- to those facing illness, loss or recovery. This is just one aspect of the many wishes that are fulfilled on a daily basis through the Dream Foundation, they truly are proof of compassion and humanity at its best.

10/24/12 - Montecito Journal

10/24/12 - Montecito Journal

“It is a unique honor and privilege to witness the profound work of Dream Foundation,” says event host and gala co-chair, Bui Simon. “Knowing we are all helping delicate patients and families through the most trying times of their lives by bringing a smile to their faces is both miraculous and inspiring. Celebration of Dreams represents the invaluable love and support of Dream Foundation’s mission by our community. Without our generous supporters, Dream Foundation would not be able to serve the many deserving recipients the way they do.”

07/10/11 – Thai Rath

07/10/11 – Thai Rath

Angels Wings Foundation International recently awarded five student recipients of “The Angels Wings Foundation Rural Teaching Scholarship” in the Embassy Room at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. Dr. Jeerakiat Apibunyopas, Senior Executive Director, ASDECON Corporation Co., Ltd., H.E. Somjai Suwansupana, Mayor of Phuket, and Wiwan Kannasutra, Managing Director, MAXIMAGE Co., Ltd. were on hand to witness the contract-signing. The scholarship entitles the students, all of whom are from Phuket, to funds including housing for the entire five-year Bachelor Degree curriculum in Education at various reputable universities in Thailand after which they will all return to Phuket to teach.

08/30/10 - Angels Wings Foundation Returns to 87th Thai Border Police’s School in Chiang Rai

08/30/10 - Angels Wings Foundation Returns to 87th Thai Border Police’s School in Chiang Rai

Bui Simon, founder of Angels Wings Foundation International, flew to Chiang Rai to revisit and make further donations to the 87th Thai Border Patrol Police’s School in Chiang Rai.
The school that is governed by the Royal Thai Police started out in 1979 as just land with a few wooden bungalows. In 2002, Angels Wings reached out and constructed proper infrastructure for the school including a cafeteria and housing for the teachers. During this trip Angels Wings presented donations including three computers for grades 5 & 6 students who need to be computer literate in order to qualify for middle school and high school; essential educational supplies and a cash donation of Baht 50,000.

08/01/10 - Bangkok Post

08/01/10 - Bangkok Post

One Scholar at a Time

Porntip Bui Nakhirunkanok Simon makes a difference through her support of education.

When she announced that she loved children on the way to winning the Miss Thailand crown, 1988 Miss Universe Porntip Nakhirunkanok Simon wasn’t joking. Recently back in Thailand to visit her projects for children, she checked in as usual at the Mandarin Oriental Bangkok.

08/01/10 - Sriraj Hospital Visit

 08/01/10 - Sriraj Hospital Visit

Angels Wings Founder Bui Simon and her family visited Siriraj hospital to write get well messages to His Majesty the King during her recent trip to Thailand.

Angels Wings Founder, Bui Simon, cited how much she misses Thailand and that it is her key intention to take her family to express their well wishes to His Majesty the King. She is very proud to be a citizen of the nation under his royal patronage and that royalty and heritage is what makes Thailand the most extraordinary country in the world. God Bless the King.

09/28/08 - Matichon Daily Newspaper

 09/28/08 - Matichon Daily Newspaper

Bui Makes Another Contribution by Launching the Rural Teaching Scholarship

Mrs. Porntip Nakhirunkanok Simon, founder of Angels Wings Foundation International, has taken another impressive step in her philanthropic efforts on behalf of Thailand by announcing the launch of the “Creating Hometown Teachers” scholarship program, The former Miss Universe, who is affectionately known as “Bui.” conceived of this exciting new initiative as a means of expanding educational opportunities for underprivileged children. The program will increase the number of teachers in rural areas, raising educational standards in some of the poorest and most underserved regions of our nation.

09/07/08 - Daily News

 09/07/08 - Daily News

“Angel Bui” Donated 40 Million to Southern Students Learning to Become Teachers”
Former Miss Universe Bui Porntip Nakhirunkanok Simon continues to win the love and affection of Thai people and Thai children. On her more recent trip from the US to Thailand, she worked on her mission to help Thai children by launching the project “Creating Teachers in Hometown Scholarship.”

09/01/08 - Banmuang Newspaper

 09/01/08 - Banmuang Newspaper

“Angel Bui” Donated 40 Million to Southern Students Learning to Become Teachers

Former Miss Universe Bui Porntip Nakhirunkanok Simon continues to win the love and affection of Thai people and Thai children. On her more recent trip from the US to Thailand, she worked on her mission to help Thai children by launching the project “Creating Teachers in Hometown Scholarship.”

07/11/08 - Thairath News

 07/11/08 - Thairath News

Bui Donates One Million to Tsunami Children

Kind angel, BUi porntip Nakhirunkanok Simon, donated to assist underprivileged children, orphaned from the tsunami, at Yoawavit School in Pang-nga Province. July 8, Bui visited the children in Pang-nga and arrived carrying toys and clothing for them. Her most generous gesture was upon hearing that the children had no transportation to school she donated a check to Yoawavit School in the amount of one million Baht to purchase a school bus.