Donation

Donate large tents in support of earthquake relief

In response to the magnitude 7.0 Lushan China earthquake in 2013, UBM plc, UBM Asia and its JV company, UBM Sinoexpo, provided immediate aid by donating two large tents. The tents provided temporary shelters for the homeless, an important step in helping them get back to set their lives in order.

Donation for the purchase of artificial legs

UBM Asia (Thailand) made a meaningful donation in the Dinner Talk & Charity Night hosted by Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau. The donation collected was used to purchase artificial legs for the Prostheses Foundation of the H.R.H. the Princess Mother.

Donation for rebuilding an earthquake-affected school

UBM Asia donated to Salvation Army to help the 2008 Sichuan earthquake survivors by rebuilding the Caoheba Primary School. The fund supported the reconstruction of the auxiliary facilities which were seriously destroyed in the earthquake - the concrete ground was smoothened and an enclosing wall with school gate was constructed toenhance safety for the students. Fully-equipped toilets with wash-hand basins were also built to ensure a hygienic study environment. 

Support for victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan

UBM Asia’s wide-ranging charity effort raised funds for victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan which caused 9.49 million people homeless in the Philippines. Donation by UBM Asia and funds raised by UBM Asia staff were transmitted to the International Care Ministry to provide immediate relief for victims.

Médecins Sans Frontières

With great support from our staff, we made a donation to MSF, an international humanitarian aid organisation that provides emergency medical assistance to populations in danger in more than 70 countries.

Operation Smile China Medical Mission

UBM Asia supported the organisation to provide free medical treatment for children and young adults in China who are borned with cleft lips, cleft palates or both. It organises medical missions to rural areas and sets up its first charity hospital in Hangzhou to provide free reconstructive services.

Shanghai Charity Foundation

UBM China (Shanghai) donated towards the Shanghai Charity Foundation in extending care for the elderly and children, subsidising schooling, and fighting poverty in Shanghai Changning District.

Providing computers for students

Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co., Ltd., one of UBM Asia’s joint venture companies in China, participated in a computer donation campaign organised by a volunteer organisation in Shanghai Jing’an district. UBM Sinoexpo also donated energy-saving computers to Lei Luo primary school in Anhui Province and helped them set up a computer classroom.

Clothing donation to The Salvation Army

Hong Kong Green Team collected a whole cage of clothing, footwear, handbags and accessories from staff and passed them to The Salvation Army for it to distribute and sell in Family Store in Hong Kong and Macau.

Clothing donation to Shanghai Suishou Public Welfare Fund

The UBM Sinoexpo Green Team worked hand-in hand with Shanghai Suishou Public Welfare Fund to collect clothing and bedding for hard-pressed people in the undeveloped area of mainland China.

Blood donation

UBM Asia encourages staff at our Hong Kong and mainland China offices to participate in blood donation and we get much support from our staff every year.