Tarumanagara Foundation was founded on June 18, 1959, by a small number of Chinese community leaders. They were a social and educational organization known as Sin Ming Hui or New Light Society. The responsibility for managing and developing a university fell to this group. The house in which the incarnation of the Foundation was forged was an educational institution which later evolved into Tarumanagara University.
Tarumanagara Foundation is a social organization involved in the fields of education, health
To achieve these aims and objectives, the Foundation carries out and maintains projects including:
Establishment of Tarumanagara University, Royal Taruma Hospital, Tarumanagara Knowledge Center and Tarumanagara Fitness Center. It also organizes other legitimate activities to achieve and support the Foundation’s goals.