Since 2009, Shangri-La Hotel, Changchun has supported Xinjia Village Primary School, a school that teaches underprivileged children from Yitong County, China, with renovation programs, building a library, computer and equipment donations, systems for water heating and a water purification, and more. On October 24, hotel colleagues demonstrated the hotel’s commitment to the students with a special visit.
During the visit, colleagues toured the school library, and learning center, and visited classrooms to interact with the children.
At the end of the day, colleagues handed out gifts to the children including new shoes, stationary and more. The hotel gifted teachers with new podiums.
The students and teachers showed their appreciation with speeches and heartfelt gratitude.
“The teachers and students were deeply moved by the hotel’s heartwarming actions,” said Wendy Shi, communications manager at the hotel. “The students’ brilliant smiles showed their joy.”
As the hotel’s long-term EMBRACE beneficiary, Shangri-La Hotel, Changchun will support the school with charitable projects and improvement programs.
Way to go, Shangri-La Hotel, Changchun!