Starbucks and Give2Asia Delegation Visits CSCLF

2016-03-15 10:17:03   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

Jing Dunquan, Vice Chairman of China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) met with Jackie Liao, Starbucks Global Community Investment Director and Xiao Rong, Give2Asia Chief Representative in China on March 1st, 2016. Tang Jiuhong, Director of Fund Department of CSCLF also accompanied to attend the meeting.

Jing Dunquan showed welcome to the delegation and thanked Starbucks for its long term support to CSCLF's charity affairs. He said, a better growth for young people is good for the construction of our country and is significant for the human development and world peace. He said CSCLF is willing to strengthen the close cooperation with Starbucks and Give2Asia in order to serve for youth. He also mentioned the significant achievements from the 2015 Youth Leadership Program and many young people showed their thanks to CSCLF in different cases for their benefits from the program. The CSCLF Science and Technology Cultural Activity Center will soon be put into use, which will be an important platform for the Youth Leadership Program, Sino-US cultural exchange and the training and learning missions for young people.

Jing Dunquan (R), Vice Chairman of CSCLF talks with Jackie Liao (L), Starbucks Global Community Investment Director.

Jackie Liao felt excited and proud of the collaborative charity programs with CSCLF, saying that the programs set a model to the young people. One of the best cases from the program is a girl from Peking University, and the experience of attending the program enhanced her ability and broadened her vision, and she is now persuiting her charity career in Japan. The girl showed her thanks to the program for many times through email for its helping and great influence in her life. The student is just one of the thousands of participants attending the charity actions jointly held by CSCLF and Starbucks over the past 10 year. Jackie Liao believed more and more students grow from the program are becoming stronger and he expected a further splendid cooperation between both sides.

Xiao Rong said as one of the participants of the Starbucks Youth Leadership Program, she felt respectful to CSCLF and Starbucks. Give2Asia also expected to import more and more foreign charity programs to cooperate with CSCLF and to promote the development of Chinese charity affairs.

Participants have a group picture.