23 January 2014

Li Ka Shing Foundation gives US$3 million to Stanford for ‘big data’ initiative

]STANFORD, Calif. — The Li Ka Shing Foundation has provided a US$3 million planning grant to the Stanford University School of Medicine for a new initiative to explore ways of harnessing the vast repositories of biomedical data to improve human health and lower health care costs. This latest gift will... Read More

23 January 2014

“March for Compassion” to focus on pioneering new bottom-up community service model

(Beijing) The Ministry of Civil Affairs (MoCA) and the Li Ka Shing Foundation (LKSF) today jointly announced the launch of “March for Compassion”, a new initiative to provide social work services for 10 categories of impoverished families nationwide and to build capacity in the field of social work... Read More

18 December 2013

Love Hong Kong! “Like” to Vote! Support our Social Engineers!

Dear Hong Kong Citizens and Friends, Season’s greetings! Amidst the fast paced bustle of our great city, wouldn’t it be great if we could pause for a second and give support to someone who is carrying a heavy load for HK on his or her way? The latest numbers paint their stories: there are 260,000... Read More

19 November 2013

You are the frontwomen of our future! “Project Define” Supports Women Village Officers to serve and shape the future

Statistics made it easy to figure out and demonstrate the importance of women in China to the world. In 2013, the population of women in China has reached 650 million, accounting for nearly 10 per cent of the world’s total population (7.2 billion). About 330 million (more than 50 per cent) still reside... Read More

11 November 2013

HKUST Receives HK$20 million from Li Ka Shing Foundation to Broaden Students’ Global Vision and Nurture Innovative Future Leaders

(Hong Kong, 11 November 2013) The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) has received a HK$20 million donation from the Li Ka Shing Foundation to support University initiatives to nurture globally aware and creative young leaders, including international research opportunities, entrepreneurship,... Read More

29 October 2013

“The March of Social Engineers” Building Trust and Standing Strong Together

(Hong Kong, 7 October 2013) Following the successful completion of three rounds of “Love Ideas, Love HK”, the Li Ka Shing Foundation (LKSF) will kick-start “Love HK Your Way 2!” with a new programme “The March of Social Engineers,” in support of the struggle of Hong Kong’s social workers... Read More