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PolyU Fund-raising Dinner 2018/19 "Create ‧ Impact" raised over $19.8 million


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) Fund-raising Dinner 2018/19 was held on 1 November 2018 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. With the theme of "Create ‧ Impact", the Dinner brought together over 800 distinguished guests, alumni, target donors and supporters of PolyU for a meaningful reunion.

Forty-three guests joined the kick-off ceremony and toasting, including: Professor Li Lu, Director of the Department of Educational, Scientific and Technological Affairs, Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the HKSAR, Mr Chan Tze-ching, PolyU Council Chairman, Professor Timothy W. Tong, PolyU President, Dr Katherine Ngan Ng Yu-ying, Chairman of the PolyU Foundation, Dr Patrick Poon and Dr Yip Kit-chuen, Honorary Chairmen of the PolyU Foundation, Dr Raymond Chan and Mr Richard Sun, Co-Chairmen of the Event Organizing Committee, as well as members of the Governing Committee of the PolyU Foundation, PolyU Council and Court.

Highlights of the Dinner included the wonderful performance of famous erhu and percussionist Master Guo Gan, guzheng master Dr Zou Lunlun as well as the Chinese martial arts and guzheng performance by Dr Raymond Chan. The finale performance was the singing by Miss Cally Kwong, Ms Fiona Cheung together with the President's Band comprising Prof. Timothy W. Tong, PolyU students and alumni, which brought everyone at the Dinner to their feet, singing and dancing.

Among the climaxes of the Dinner was the charity auction of seven items, including premium wines, exquisite artworks, Council Chairman’s Private Kitchen, PolyU President’s personal guitar and high jewelry sponsored by Dr Daniel C.Y. Chan, Ms Shirley Chan Suk-ling, Mr Louis Mak Law-mo, Mr Chan Tze-ching, Prof. Timothy W. Tong and Mr Alan Kiang Ping-fai respectively.

The Dinner also featured a mini exhibition showcasing highlights of the projects which PolyU has undertaken to bring positive impact to the society.
Over HK$19.8 million was raised from the Dinner, the net proceeds will be used to support the student development and general development of PolyU. The Dinner owed its success to the generous support of sponsors, including:

Principal Sponsor:

Fantastic Natural Cosmetics Limited (FANCL)

Premier Sponsors:

Glorious Sun Group


Kingrich Asia Holdings Ltd

Diamond Sponsors:

Bright Future Charitable Foundation


Brilliant International Group


Dr Raymond Chan, JP & Mrs Shirley Chan Pau Shiu-yeng


Ms Fiona Cheung Sun-yu, MH


Jetta Company Limited


King's Flair Development Limited


Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited


Dr Katherine Ngan Ng Yu-ying, MH, LP


Shing Cheong Charitable Foundation Limited

Gold Sponsors:

Biel Crystal (HK) Manufactory Limited


Fujikon Industrial Holdings Limited, Mr Johnny Yeung Chi-hung, MH


German Pool


Ms Pansy Ho, JP


New Frontier


Win Hanverky Holdings Ltd

Jade Sponsors:

Chevalier Group


Chuang Tze Cheung Charity Foundation


Mrs Katherine Leung Hung Siu-lin


Por Yen Charitable Foundation Ltd


Sa Sa Making Life Beautiful Charity Fund


Dr Henry Tan


Dr Irene Tang Mo-lin


Tuve Hotel


The Universal Hardware & Plastic Factory Limited


WKF Foundation


Dr Raymond Wong

Pearl Sponsors:

9H Limited


Dr Raymond Chan, JP & Mrs Shirley Chan Pau Shiu-yeng


Mr Samson Chan


Mr Chao Chen-kuo


Ms Sabrina Chao


Ms Janet Chen


Mr K.K. Chiu & Mr Francis Li


Mr Wilson W.Y. Chow


Chung Nam Group Limited


CLP Power Hong Kong Limited


Ir Johnny Fan Siu-kay


Fenix Group Holdings Ltd


Fook Tin Group Holdings Limited


The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited


Mr Alan Kiang Ping-fai


Kinox Enterprises Ltd


NWS Holdings Limited


Parsons Music Corporation


Mr Raymond Poon Tak-cheong


Popway Hotel


Simson Suen Foundation


Starlite Holdings Limited


Ms Candy M.K. Tam


Dr Henry Tseng Chee


The Tsim Sha Tsui District Kai Fong Welfare Association


Vantage Charity Foundation Limited


Mr Xi Yu-shan


Ms Amelia Yau


Dr Yip Kit-chuen

VIP Tickets:

Dr Daniel C.Y. Chan


Mrs Nina Lam, MH


Mr Peter Lau


Mrs Stella Lau Kun Lai-kuen


Mr Liu Zheng-qi


Mr Lo Kam-wing


The Professional Validation Centre of Hong Kong Business Sector


Squina International Group Ltd


Mr Tang To


T.K. Tsui & Associates Ltd


Mr Yu Tung-shan


Dr Royce Yuen, JP

The PolyU Foundation was officially established on 1 July 2014. It aims to support the University's endeavours in the improvement of facilities and related resources, promotion of research and development, and enhancement of the all-round development and competitiveness of students.  It serves to connect and recognize supporters and friends of the University.


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