This year’s AmCham China American Ball took place on May 31st at the Indigo Winter Garden in Beijing. The event was attended by many leaders and officials, including the President of The Golden Bridges Foundation, Holly Chang. The proceeds from sponsored tables as well as silent and live auctions throughout the evening were donated towards several carefully selected organizations: The Light & Love School, The Yao Ming Foundation, The Paulson Institute as well as Americans Supporting Study Abroad (APSA).
The American Chamber of Commerce in the People’s Republic of China began hosting charity galas in Beijing in 2003 and have since raised over RMB 8.3 Million for various charities.
More on AmCham China: The American Chamber of Commerce in the People’s Republic of China (AmCham China) is a non-profit organization which represents U.S. companies and individuals doing business in China. AmCham China’s membership comprises more than 3,500 individuals from over 1,000 companies. It has more than 40 industry- and issue-specific forums and committees, offers unique services such as the Business Visa Program, holds a wide range of networking and informational events, and meets with U.S. and Chinese officials to discuss challenges and opportunities facing U.S. firms doing business in China. The Chamber’s mission is to help American companies succeed in China through advocacy, information, networking and business support services.