S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation announces Brandon Hui as returning Board chair

ON 31 AUGUST 2018


NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation announces Brandon Hui as returning Board chair

August 30, 2018 – Vancouver, BC – The S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation held its annual general meeting yesterday, August 29. Brandon Hui will remain as Board chair, and Chris Chan and Walter Soo will remain as vice-chairs.

“The past year has been one of accomplishments and milestones for S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation,” said Queenie Choo, CEO of S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation. “Thanks to support from our donors, sponsors, Board members and volunteers, our signature annual events – the Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Gala, Walk with the Dragon, the S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation charity golf tournament and the charity concert – were all great successes, raising much-needed funds for S.U.C.C.E.S.S. programs that receive no or partial government funding.”

In 2017-18, the S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation raised $1.797 million. Among the key services that received funding from the Foundation were family counselling, the Chinese Help Lines, the Family Resource Centre, multicultural early childhood development services, women’s groups, and services for youth and seniors.

Brandon Hui, the returning S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation Board chair, is the vice-president of Business Development at Park Georgia Insurance Agencies, and the founder and CEO of Groveland Financial Services Limited in Hong Kong. He has both CA and CPA designations and possesses a broad range of experience in the insurance industry in both Canada and Asia. Brandon has been on the S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation Board since 2016.

At the meeting, the Foundation also announced the addition of three new Board members: Modi Liu, Terry Liu and Jim O’Dea.

In the year ahead, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation will continue to pursue its strategic goals, particularly in the areas of capital campaigns, endowment funds, major gifts fundraising and planned giving.

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation Board of Directors 2018-19

  • Chair: Mr. Brandon Hui
  • Vice-Chairs: Mr. Chris Chan , Mr. Walter Soo
  • Secretary: Ms. Cheryl Kwok
  • Treasurer: Mr. Anthony Cheung
  • Directors: Mrs. Christine Brodie , Mr. Jeffrey Chan , Mr. Alex Fan ,Dr. Timothy Hsia , Ms. Modi Liu , Mr. Terry Liu , Mr. Jim O’Dea , Mr. Steven Shen
  • Ex-officio Director: Mr. Nelson Kwan

About S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation
Incorporated in 2001, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation is a charitable foundation that raises funds for S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and its affiliated organizations in support of their mandate to better and enrich the community. For more details, please visit www.successfoundation.ca

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Contact:
Queenie Choo
CEO, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation
Tel: 604-684-1628
Cell: 604-374-8624
[email protected]