AMTD Foundation is committed to giving back to the society and upholding its social responsibility. AMTD Foundation has been putting in great efforts in promoting education, relieving poverty, and supporting people in need in Hong Kong and across the world.
In an effort to support Hong Kong residents in their fight against COVID‐19 and stay healthy, AMTD Group and AMTD Foundation leveraged their global network and purchased a total of 100,000 masks from Japan, South Korea and other countries. These masks were distributed to residents free of charge at different locations to support Hong Kong communities and people in need.
Calvin Choi is appointed as a member of the HKSAR Prisoners' Education Trust Fund Investment Advisory Committee
John Lee Ka-chiu, HKSAR Secretary for Security, officially appointed Calvin Choi, Chairman and CEO of AMTD Group, Founder and Chairman of AMTD Foundation, as a member of the HKSAR Prisoners' Education Trust Fund Investment Advisory Committee for a term of three years with effect from 1 December 2019. The new HKSAR Prisoners' Education Trust Fund Investment Advisory Committee consists of five members including Calvin Choi with Stephen YIP Chun-nam, B.B.S., M.H., J.P., Chairman of Wing Hing Leo Co. Ltd., Member of Henan and Shantou CPPCC, Vice Chairman of HKSAR Security and Guarding Services Industry Authority, Executive Vice President Deputy Secretary General of Federation of Hong Kong Guangdong Community Organizations and Vice Chairman of Federation of Hong Kong Guangdong Community Charitable Foundation as the president.
Helping Youth, Creating Tomorrow
Vice Chairman of the Greater Bay Area Homeland Youth Community Foundation, Chairman and CEO of AMTD Group, Founder of AMTD Foundation, Honorary President of the Hong Kong Army Cadets Association, and Chairman of the Greater Bay Young Entrepreneurs Association, Calvin Choi, said that the Greater Bay Area has a unique foundation for facilities, development conditions and innovative entrepreneurial environment. It would present a stage for more Hong Kong young people to realize their dreams and make a difference in the world. AMTD would, as always, fully promote the youth cause in Hong Kong, cultivate the patriotic sentiments of Hong Kong youth, support the international exchanges of Hong Kong youth, develop the entrepreneurial and innovative spirit of Hong Kong youth, practice world citizenship, and hope to nurture a new generation with patriotism, national spirit, Hong Kong ambition and international vision. AMTD would promote startups in the Greater Bay Area to seize the opportunities of the times and contribute to the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area.
AMTD Foundation Sponsored the 2019 Caritas Charity Show
On Jun 22nd, with AMTD Foundation providing its support for the 12th consecutive year, the annual Caritas Charity Show was successfully held at TVB City in Tseung Kwan O. As representatives of AMTD, Mr. Marcellus Wong, Vice Chairman of AMTD Group and Director of AMTD Foundation, Mr. Yatkin Sin, Chief of Staff of AMTD Group and Director of AMTD Foundation, led a team of AMTD staff attend and provide support for the show. During the airtime of the show, kind hearted people from all walks of life in Hong Kong made their donation through the hotline sponsored solely by AMTD Foundation, spreading their love for Hong Kong.