October 24, 2013 (Chongqing, China) – Kempinski Hotel Chongqing donated RMB 8,500 of education material and school stationary to the He Chuan Lin Du Primary School. The donation was presented to the children by Mr. Patrick Ritter, General Manager and Ms. Tiffany Zou, Marketing Executive of Kempinski Hotel Chongqing.
Money for the donation was raised during the silent auction held at the 1st Art Exhibition Opening Night, which took place on June 25, 2013. Proceeds were from the sale of the notable piece of art by aspiring artist He Jian and with several prestigious hotel gift vouchers helping raise RMB 8,500, all of which went to the purchase of much needed stationary. The next art exhibition and silent auction will be held on November 1, 2013.
“Children are an important part of our hotel initiatives and we focus on their needs, especially with education” said Patrick Ritter. “Kempinski Hotel Chongqing is delighted to help Chongqing’s aspiring artists and we will continue to support this program and develop it further moving forward.”