China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

  • May 19, 2011
  • Editor: Sarah Wang
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Founded on May 29, 1982, China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) is to carry forward the spirit of love for children and concern for their healthy growth in body and mind which Mme. Soong Ching Ling displayed during her life-time and to contribute to the cause of children's culture, education, scientific knowledge and welfare, and to help promote the unification of China, the safeguarding of world peace and friendship among nations.

At present, the Foundations in memory of Soong Ching Ling have been set up in Japan, Canada, and U.S.A. These independent Foundations have maintained friendly relations with the CSCLF. At home, in Shanghai, Chongqing and Xian where Soong Ching Ling engaged in more activities as well as in Wenchang County, Hainan province, the land of her ancestors, the branches of Soong Ching Ling Foundation were also established.

Since the establishment, CSCLF, in accordance with its charter and abided by the principle of open-door policy, has made great achievements in the areas of aid-to-education & poverty-alleviation, international exchanges, training of teachers, sports & health, popularization of science & technology and children's literature & arts etc. etc. with the support and assistance from individuals and institutions both at home and abroad. All these efforts have been well received in China and across the world as well.

In 1987, the Secretary-General of United Nations Javier Perez de Cuellar conferred a title of "Peace Messenger" on CSCLF for its notable contributions to the maintenance of world peace.

In 1997, the World Health Organization honored CSCLF with the "Tobacco or Health Commemorative Medal" for its outstanding contributions to the promotion of world health through the anti-tobacco campaign among children in China.

In 1999, the State Council bestowed a title of "Model Unit in National Unity and Progress" on CSCLF for its great contributions to the national unity and progress.

In 2001, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Finance and the State Planning Commission conferred the honor of "Model Unit in the National 'Double-basic' Education Endeavor" on CSCLF.

In 2005, CSCLF was honored with "Award of Paul Harries" by Rotary 

In 2006, The foundation's "Future Project-Aid to College Students" was honored with "China Charity Award 2006 the Most Influential Charity Project Award." 

In order to further carry forward the unfinished work of Soong Ching Ling, the foundation will continue to consolidate its footing it has developed today and well prepare itself for the future, in exploring new areas and developing new models of partnership, in an effort to make CSCLF become an internationally known and one of the best institutions in China.
 

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China Soong Ching Ling Foundation2011-05-19   Editor:Sarah Wang

Founded on May 29, 1982, China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) is to carry forward the spirit of love for children and concern for their healthy growth in body and mind which Mme. Soong Ching Ling displayed during her life-time and to contribute to the cause of children's culture, education, scientific knowledge and welfare, and to help promote the unification of China, the safeguarding of world peace and friendship among nations.

At present, the Foundations in memory of Soong Ching Ling have been set up in Japan, Canada, and U.S.A. These independent Foundations have maintained friendly relations with the CSCLF. At home, in Shanghai, Chongqing and Xian where Soong Ching Ling engaged in more activities as well as in Wenchang County, Hainan province, the land of her ancestors, the branches of Soong Ching Ling Foundation were also established.

Since the establishment, CSCLF, in accordance with its charter and abided by the principle of open-door policy, has made great achievements in the areas of aid-to-education & poverty-alleviation, international exchanges, training of teachers, sports & health, popularization of science & technology and children's literature & arts etc. etc. with the support and assistance from individuals and institutions both at home and abroad. All these efforts have been well received in China and across the world as well.

In 1987, the Secretary-General of United Nations Javier Perez de Cuellar conferred a title of "Peace Messenger" on CSCLF for its notable contributions to the maintenance of world peace.

In 1997, the World Health Organization honored CSCLF with the "Tobacco or Health Commemorative Medal" for its outstanding contributions to the promotion of world health through the anti-tobacco campaign among children in China.

In 1999, the State Council bestowed a title of "Model Unit in National Unity and Progress" on CSCLF for its great contributions to the national unity and progress.

In 2001, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Finance and the State Planning Commission conferred the honor of "Model Unit in the National 'Double-basic' Education Endeavor" on CSCLF.

In 2005, CSCLF was honored with "Award of Paul Harries" by Rotary 

In 2006, The foundation's "Future Project-Aid to College Students" was honored with "China Charity Award 2006 the Most Influential Charity Project Award." 

In order to further carry forward the unfinished work of Soong Ching Ling, the foundation will continue to consolidate its footing it has developed today and well prepare itself for the future, in exploring new areas and developing new models of partnership, in an effort to make CSCLF become an internationally known and one of the best institutions in China.