1 billion! Biggest donation from alumni of Peking University

1 billion! Biggest donation from alumni of Peking University

1 billion! Biggest donation from alumni of Peking University
The donation ceremony of Peking University Zhonggong Education Development Fund was held in the moonlight hall of Yingjie Exchange Center. The tenth, vice chairman of the standing committee of the 11th National People’s Congress, the 12th, han qide, vice President of the national committee of the Peking University alumni, honorary member, in public education group, chairman of the board of trustees yong-xin li, party secretary of Beijing university, education foundation of the high level, President of pku, pku honorary Dong Sun tao ran, alumni and other leaders guests to attend the donation ceremony. Wang bo, vice president of Peking University and vice president of the education foundation, presided over the ceremony.

Alumni Li Yongxin and his Beijing Zhonggong Public Welfare Foundation have donated another 1 billion yuan to establish the Peking University Zhonggong Education Development Fund, in addition to the 180 million yuan previously donated, to fully support the development of disciplines, teaching and research, faculty and talent cultivation at Peking University. This is the largest donation from an individual and alumni since the university was founded.

Qiu Pingping presented Peking University Outstanding Education Contribution Award to Zhonggong Education Group. Li Yongxin accepted the award on behalf of Zhonggong Group. Hao Ping and Li Yongxin signed the donation agreement. It is reported that the donation of 1 billion yuan will be used to support the development and construction of the university, as well as the establishment of the Zhonggong virtuous scholarship, grants, scholarships and Zhonggong professor programs.

In recent years, the scale of PKU alumni donations has been increasing, and the forms have become more diversified. Alumnus donation has become an important impetus for PKU in various fields such as personnel training, faculty development, academic research, social services, cultural inheritance and innovation, and has provided an inexhaustible driving force for PKU to build itself into a world-class university in China.