YAANA Corporate Challenge -- YCC -- What is it all about?

Identity, Description & Objectives

YAANA means ‘journey’ in Sanskrit. Appropriate moniker for the event.

YCC Objectives

  • a corporate networking and fundraising event centered around sustainability and conservation themes highlighting the natural wonders, landscape and travel of southeast Asia
  • Engaging progressive corporates toward health, sustainability and making an impact as well as fundraising event.

Nature of the YAANA Corporate Challenge

Not a race rather a bike tour program to experience the natural beauty that is ASEAN and celebrate sustainable hospitality and responsible tourism with like-minded corporate leaders and colleagues while pushing yourself physically and mentally for a good cause. YCC is all about impact and sustainability.

What is the challenge?

For like-minded corporates to come together for i) networking ii) fundraising for a good cause and iii) advocacy on sustainability issues especially in the travel and hospitality sector. The challenge will be two-fold: physical/mental (the actual bike ride) and fundraising (corporate teams will compete for top fundraising levels).

What is the opportunity?

Networking with like-minded business leaders and friends. International PR for your corporate participation. Galvanize intra-company support and esprit de corps. Provides a practical opportunity for your company to set the pace as a sustainability leader.

Why a bike tour?

Quintessentially symbolic for progressive, sustainable travel and hospitality. Promotes physical and mental health. Exposes participants to amazing, picturesque countryside to further strengthen individual and corporate resolve about sustainability issues.

What is the requirement?

Individual participants to cover their own cost of the bike tour so that all fundraising can be donated 100% to the beneficiary. Individual participants to participate in a fundraising campaign, eg. GoFundMe, for the event. Prepare to participate (be healthy) in the actual bike tour 2 day bike program. 

YCC 2019

  1. North Vietnam – October 18-20, 2019
  2. Inle Lake, Myanmar – December 6-8, 2019

Want to know more and interested in participating?

Note that YAANA Ventures will not be responsible for potential visa requirements
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