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.
amfAR (The Foundation for AIDS Research)
AMTD collaborated with amfAR (The Foundation for AIDS Research), to jointly host the 3rd and 4th amfAR Gala in Hong Kong and the 8th amfAR Gala in Los Angeles. Calvin Choi served as the event Co-Chair of amfAR Gala Hong Kong. amfAR is one of the world’s leading non-profit organizations, dedicating to the support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy.
Caritas Charity TV Show
Since 2008, AMTD has supported and participated in the annual “Caritas Charity TV Show” (明愛暖萬心) for 13 consecutive years. This show attracted millions of individuals and over 300,000 families as TV audience all over Hong Kong, raised donations of over HKD60m in the past 13 years, benefiting over 15,000 elderly people, 10,000 troubled families, 8,000 mentally handicapped people and 6,300 troubled adolescents every year.
AMTD regularly organises staff volunteers to visit local communities in Hong Kong to care for elderly people, especially those who live alone by providing household work services as well as delivering blankets and clothing to orphans and the elderly.