Asia Philanthropy Awards Committee

  • Works as an APA’s major decision making body and has responsibility of fundraising and operation.
  • Is organized with a group of responsible and morally respected leaders from non-profit and related sectors
  • Is responsible for recruiting nominees, judging, and developing fundraising plan for APA’s successful operation.

2017 APA Committee

APA Chair/Vice Chairs

Seong Soo Kim


Bishop of Anglican Church in Korea
Chairman of the Board of Social Solidarity Bank

Gwendolyn Pang

Vice Chairs
International Federation of
Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, China

Masataka Uo

Vice Chairs
Japan Fundraising Association, CEO, Japan

J. R. Pangilinan

Vice Chairs
World Scout AP, Regional Director, Philippines

Tae Sun Kwon

Vice Chairs
Councilor of Huffington Post Korea
Co-founder of Korean Federation for Environmental Movements, Korea

Jong Soo Lee

Vice Chairs
President of Social Investment Bank, Korea

APA Committee Members

Hag Bong Kang  Head, Fundraising Division, United Way Korea

Seok Koh  CEO of Child Safety Foundation

Kyung Hee Kim  Head, Planning and Coordination Division of Korean Committee for UNICEF

Seong Kyu Kim  CEO of Hanmi Accounting Corporation

Yeong Wook Kim  Chairman of All My Kids

Yong Deok Kim  Executive Director of Board of Social Solidarity Bank

Jung Hun Kim  Professor Emeritus of Kongju University, Former Chairman of Arts Council Korea, Artist

Ki Nam Park  Secretary General of Korea Foundation for Women

Yong Joo Park  Chairman of Mainbiz

Won Il Park  CEO of Park Won Il Accounting Office

Won Ki Bae  Associate Professor of Hongik University Graduate School of Business

Kyung Hak Paik  Executive Director of Purme Foundation

Bekay Ahn  CFRE, President of International Council for Nonprofit Management

Yong Seok Kwon Chairman of The happy factory organization

Yeong Hu kim CEO of Human in love

Du jun Park  Secretary General of Guide star Korea

Hye Ran Oh Executive Director of  Asia Womne Bridge DoRunDoRun

Tea Ju Lee CEO of Re-shaping Development Institute

Usha Menon Executive Chairman of UM-MC ASIA PTE LTD

Jin Soo Yeom  Chairman of Better World Corporation

Byung Seon Yoo  Chairman of The Seeds Corporation

Won Sik Yoo  President of KFHI(Korea Food for the Hungry International)

Jung Sook Yoon  Former Secretary General of Beautiful Foundation

Kyung Ran Lee  CEO of MODN Communication

Dong Soo Lee  Professor of Sangmyung University

Mi Kyung Lee  Secretary General of Korea Green Foundation

Sun Hee Lee  President of Human Tree, Inc.

Seung Hoon Lee  M.D. Professor of Eulji University

Gun Chang  Chairman of Seoungnam Good Foundation

Seung Sil Jeon  Head of Nanum Educational Research Institute

Hyun Sook Jeon  Secretary General of YWCA Seoul

In Cho Jung  Chairman of Bucheon Hope Foundation

Sun Hee Cho  Chairman of Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture

Minky Worden  Human Rights Watch, Director of Global Initiates

Dong Keun Ahn  Media Communication Professor of Hanyang University

Yu gang Choe CEO of Dream touch for all

Ho Yun Choi CFO of Samhwa Accounting corporation

Sin Ae Hwang Executive Director of Korea association of fundraising professionals

Penelope Cagney President & CEO of The Cagney Company

Eddie Razak Executive Vice President of Agensi Inovasi Malaysia

Kunal Verma Managing Dorector of Center For Fundraising

Isabel SIM Director(Projects) Senior Research Fellow of Natioanl University of Singapore(NUS)