On 2 December 2017, Bangkok Industrial Gas (BIG), represented by Mr. Kannapon Rungsithum, Strategic Market Development Senior Manager, has presented the donation of 500,000 Baht to Mr. Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai for “Kaokonlakao Charity Run Project”. The event held by Ratchaburi hospital incorporated with Ratchaburi people at the stage near Ratchaburi hospital.

Besides the money donation to this charity program, BIG, Thailand’s leading innovative industrial gas provider, has also been contributing by supporting liquid nitrogen and equipment for portable cryotherapy used for the runners to reduce injuries and recovery times after running. In the event, BIG also demonstrated LIN ice cream booth for visitors in the activity as well.

The Kaokonlakao Project is a charity run for fundraising to purchase medical instruments for 11 hospitals nationwide. The running program started from Betong in Yala to Mae Sai in Chiangrai with a total distance of 2,191 kilometers, and 55 days from 1st November to 25th December 2017, with the aim of 700 million Baht donation.