Name of Organisation: JCCI Singapore Foundation Limited
Address: 10 Shenton Way, #12-04/05 MAS Building, Singapore 079117

JCCI Singapore Foundation Limited (Foundation) was incorporated on 22 May 1990 as a company Limited by guarantee and not having a share capital. It was registered as a Charity under Charities Act, Chapter 37 since 29 April 1991. It is an approved institution of a public character (IPC) and its IPC status was renewed with the validity until 31 Aug 2024.

Contact Information
Name of Contact Person: Ms Ringo Lee
Telephone No: 6221 0541 (Ext 202)
Fax No: 6225 6197
E-mail Address:

Charity Status
UEN: 199002444H
Charity Registration Date: 29.04.1991
Constitution: Company
Date of Establishment: 22.05.1990

IPC Status
Effective Date: 01.09.2021 – 31.08.2024

Members of the Governing Board (wef 31 May 2023)
Mr Koichiro Baba

Mr Atsuya Kono

Mr Atsushi Yamazaki
Mr Masato Nishimura
Mr Shinya Kanda
Mr Masaru Kawata
Ms Serina Koh Jialing
Mr Lawrence Liow Boon Chun
Mr Lok Wai Kin
Mr Lin Tiong Ming
Ms Tan Mui Cheng
Ms Lin Yu Ching

Ms Liang Yu (Kurokawa Liangyu)

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JCCI Singapore Foundation was established by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Singapore (JCCI), Singapore in May 1990. It is the first of its kind launched among overseas Japanese Chambers of Commerce and Industry. The objective of the foundation is to support the development of arts, culture, sports and education in Singapore.

The Foundation works towards sustaining the harmonious relationship between Singapore and Japan by contributing its efforts in helping to stimulate Singapore’s cultural and social development.

Programmes/Activities (on-going)
There are 3 core activities: –

  1. Annual Fundraising Activity is held between August and November, appealing for donations from members JCCI Singapore.


  1. Provision of sponsorship to local organisations whose activities are related to the development of arts, culture, sports and education in Singapore. Application call for the current year is for projects taking place in the following year. Application window is between January and 30 September. More details can be found in the “Sponsorship Application Pack“. (IMPORTANT NOTE: Before downloading the Sponsorship Application Pack, please ensure that WinRAR, 7-Zip or any other similar software is installed in your computer to extract all the documents from the zipped file.) As the Sponsorship Application Pack may subject to revision, please email to for clarification before submission.


  1. Provision of scholarships to local undergraduates who have keen interest in Japanese culture to go for one-year general study at Waseda University and International Christian University in Japan. Annual scholar recruitment exercise takes place between June and September. For enquiries, please email to