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As a good corporate citizen, Hang Seng supports a wide range of community sponsorship and donation programmes.
In 2013, Hang Seng made charitable donations and community sponsorships around HK$27 million.
The Bank's e-Banking customers have made use of the Bank's e-Donation Service to make donations over HK$24 million to over 60 charitable organisations since the launch of the Service in December 2001.
Our partnership with The Community Chest – which stretches back more than 25 years – has raised over HK$65m for 157 local charities.
With enthusiastic support from Bank's staff and dollar-for-dollar donation by the Bank, about over HK$1 million was raised for the Chest’s Dress Casual Day annually.
In 2013, our volunteers gave nearly 27,000 hours of their time to participate in voluntary activities.
Volunteer activities in 2013 include:
The Bank's senior executives also served the community by taking up different roles and positions in charitable organisations and public bodies.
Hang Seng - Regeneration Society Top Ten Regeneration Warriors
In partnership with the Regeneration Society, we promoted the importance of positive life values through the Hang Seng - Regeneration Society Top Ten Regeneration Warriors, through which 10 'Regeneration Warriors' shared their experiences in overcoming chronic illness to live rich and rewarding lives.
Awards and Recognition
Third consecutive year as constituent stock of Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index
Twelfth consecutive year as a constituent stock of FTSE4Good Global Index
Second consecutive year on Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations list compiled by Corporate Knights
First local Hong Kong bank to attain an A+ Global Reporting Initiative Sustainability rating for CR Report (2011)
Fourth consecutive year as constituent stock of Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index
Eleventh consecutive year as a Hong Kong Council of Social Service Caring Company