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About

ECLAT Foundation is a non-profit organization based in Dallas created to provide opportunities, life-enriching experiences, and when necessary financial aid to deserving students in need for the express purpose of advancing and/or enhancing their education.

  • 2008

    Our Humble Beginnings

    ECLATs origins roots back to the initial efforts and funding provided by Mrs. Jane Jan and her husband, Dr. Yih-Min Jan with the pursuit of helping deserving underprivileged students in remote areas of China and Taiwan to advance their education.

  • 2011

    ECLAT is Founded

    ECLAT was founded in 2011 by a group of Chinese-Americans in Dallas, Texas to continue the mission started by Mrs. Jan and Dr. Jan to use Education to change Lives and Times by providing opportunities, life-enhancing experiences, and financial aid to students needs it most.

  • Since 2012

    Hope Class Program

    ECLAT cooporates with GeSangHua to provide tuition, boarding expenses, and hosted English classes for over 100 impoverished high school students in Qinghai. This program has since evolved into summer camps that provide the students with inspirational trips to XiAn, Beijing, Taiwan.

  • Since 2012

    Scholarship Programs

    Since 2012, ECLAT works YouCare of Taiwn to provide financial assistance to disadvantaged high school students in Taiwan. Since 2014, ECLAT has been collaborating with CFT in awarding scholarships to university students in Texas.

  • Since 2018

    Study Abroad Program in Texas

    ECLAT teamed up with The University of Texas at Dallas in 2018 to provide a study abroad program in the state of Texas for underprivileged outstanding students in Taiwan and China.

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Projects

ECLAT Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to help deserving students advance their education. Our mission is to provide opportunities, life-enhancing experiences, and financial aid to students in need. ECLAT stands for Education Changes Lives and Times (教育改變命運及時代). It is our desire to help needy students achieve their potential through education, in the U.S., China, Taiwan, and elsewhere.

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CFT Scholarship

Awarding $2000 scholarships to current graduating seniors residing in DFW area who intend to pursue baccalaureate degrees in Texas.

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China

Assisting needy high school students in the remote western regions of China to help them continue their studies and improve their living conditions.

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Study Abroad

Hosting a cross-cultural exchange program will increase their English language abilities, learn about US Culture, history, and government.

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Summer Camp

Hosting Summer Camp yearly for the students from the remote area of Qinghai province to visit large cities like Beijing, Shanghai and XiAn.

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Taiwan

Prodiving financial assistance to needy rural junior high and high school students to pay for Education.

Recent News

Read up on our recent news and events.

2020 ECLAT/CFT Scholarship Program

Announcement of the 2020 Scholarship Awardees

ECLAT - Coronavirus Relief Efforts

ECLAT has been assisting the community in this time of need

2020 Elite Leadership Alumni Association

The first annual reunion of the UTD Leadership Camp in Taiwan

Our Team

ECLAT Foundation originated from projects initially funded by Mrs. Jane Jan and her husband, Mr. Yih- Min Jan, who have been working with Gesangua West Study-Assistance Association (格桑花西部助学,www.gesanghua.org) on various programs in Chinghai, a remote western province of China. ECLAT Foundation will continue with the programs that Mr. and Mrs. Jan have started plus many more, including the Big Hand Holding Little Hand program with Taiwan's Youthcare Foundation (普仁文教基金會, www.you-care.org.tw).

Board Members

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Kathy Lin

Chair

Jean Chang

Member

Anna Chu

Treasurer

Hannah Fang

Member

Jane Jan

Chief Fundraising Officer

Yih Min Jan

Secretary

Eric Ko

Member

Fulchu Li

Member

Chin Po

Member

William Tsao

Member

Jacky Yang

Member

Sam Yang

Member

Junior Members

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Jessica Chu

Junior Member

George

Junior Member

Martin Lam

Junior Member

Andre Liu

Junior Member

Young Po

Junior Member

Leon Sun

Junior Member

Jia Fan Wang

Junior Member

Jiayang Wang

Junior Member

Ivy Wu

Junior Member

Chelsea Zhou

Junior Member

Partners

ECLAT thanks our all partners that provides the vital help needed to make our programs possible .

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