The Foremost Foundation was established through the generosity of Foremost Group - an international shipping and transportation company founded by Dr. James Si-Cheng Chao and Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao.

Dr. Chao remains as Honorary Chairman of Foremost Group to this day and his daughter, Angela Chao, serves as Chairman and C.E.O. .



Foundation News

The Foremost Foundation Recent News and Events
November 29, 2018
Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Biography Book

Remarkable Biography of Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Released in Beijing

Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao’s Biography Released in Beijing Calm Amidst the Storm tells the inspiring story of the life of Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, […]
November 20, 2018
Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Biography Book

Foremost Group Founder Speaks at Beloved Late Wife’s Biography Launch

Dr. James S.C. Chao Speaks at Release of the Biography of His Beloved Late Wife, Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foremost Group Founder Dr. James Si-Cheng […]
August 10, 2018

Dr. James S. C. Chao awarded Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration by Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Dr. James S. C. Chao was awarded with an Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration by Massachusetts Maritime Academy at their 175th Commencement Exercise held on June, […]
August 9, 2018
Angela Chao

IHS Fairplay featured Angela Chao

Growing up in a family of seven women, Angela Chao and her five older sisters rarely considered being female a limiting factor for success.  “My parents […]