In Hong Kong, Western is represented through its charitable Foundation, The University of Western Ontario (Hong Kong) Foundation Limited.
The Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors, and the University’s President and Vice-President (External Relations). The Board oversees all giving through the Hong Kong Foundation, ensuring that donor wishes are met, and that the HK Foundation Scholarship is awarded each year.
Donations of HKD100 or more are tax deductible, generating a savings to donors at the 15% marginal tax rate in Hong Kong.
For more details on how to claim a tax deduction for charitable giving, please visit www.ird.gov.hk/eng/tax/ach.htm.
Cheques are payable to The University of Western Ontario (Hong Kong) Foundation Ltd. and may be delivered along with your completed Giving to Western Donation Form (PDF) to our team in Hong Kong.
The University of Western Ontario (Hong Kong) Foundation Ltd.
c/o Cherry Kwok
Vistra Hong Kong
Rm. 1906, 19/F, Lee Garden One
33 Hysan Avenue
Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
*Please note that only Hong Kong currency cheques can be accepted.
Donations may also be made by wire transfer to: The University of Western Ontario (Hong Kong) Foundation Limited.
Please advise Annual & Leadership Giving (firstname.lastname@example.org) at Western in advance of initiating a wire transfer, noting the desired use of the funds and the timing of transfer. This information will help Western ensure your funds are directed to the project within the University you wish to support.
Please include all of the following information on the wire transmittal to ensure a smooth transfer:
Beneficiary Bank: The Bank of East Asia, Limited
Address: 10 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong.
Beneficiary Name: The University of Western Ontario (Hong Kong) Foundation Limited
Account Number: 015-514-25-11127-5
S.W.I.F.T CODE: BEASHKHH
For more information, please contact our Annual & Leadership Giving office at:
Tel: (519) 661-4200
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