Kris Foundation is a non-profit organisation founded by Singaporean philanthropist Ms Kris Tan in 2009. Kris Foundation is dedicated to empowering young classical musicians in Singapore and the region.

Kris Foundation is an Institution of Public Character (IPC) administered by the Community Foundation of Singapore.


Music provides us with a window to the soul. When certain emotions are ineffable, music allows you to communicate it directly and unfettered because it is an area in the arts where you have to be vulnerable and transparent in your expression.
— Ms Kris Tan, Founder, Kris Foundation