Grand Hyatt Shanghai and Pudong New Area Branch Of Shanghai Charity Foundation
Pudong New Area Branch of Shanghai Charity Foundation is one of the Shanghai Charity Foundation branch. The nonprofit organization cares straight-A students with poor or unfortunate family condition who are thriving to study hard and impoverished family in social community which hardly can make a life. One of their main missions is to provide adequate aids in different forms to the ones of certain difficulties such as handicapped, lonely elder, and children under hard conditions. The organization is continuously bringing up the vision of “charity of civilian, charity of happiness, charity of sunshine”.
Grand Hyatt Shanghai volunteer team has partnered with Pudong New Area Branch of Shanghai Charity Foundation for 3 years since 2014 to support the educational and career philanthropic programs. Grand Hyatt Shanghai has issued scholarship funds for 3 consecutive years. The scholarship has already granted totally 67 students and their families to give a helping hand financially with their education so far. In April of 2017, students, together with their parents (31 in total), came back to Grand Hyatt Shanghai to attend the scholarship distribution ceremony. Besides, they spent a wonderful afternoon visiting the hotel with the guidance of hotel volunteers. After the hotel tour, a quiz of hotel product knowledge was conducted and 3 families were finally prized with Shanghai Disneyland tickets. This ceremony delivers not only the scholarship, but also fun and moments of giving back.
The Hyatt Community Grant will be primarily applied for scholarship which will donate to the students for their completion of study and relief their domestic burdens. In addition, part of the Grant will be used as the fee for hosting events themed at giving back like the activity aforementioned.
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