Vision and Mission


To be a role model in engaged philanthropy, fostering capacity, strategy and synergy to enrich lives.


To steer innovative, impactful and sustainable initiatives in education, medical research & healthcare, as well as promotion of Buddhist values, through empowering and connecting deserving leaders and organizations.

The D. H. Chen Foundation is a Hong Kong-based private philanthropic organization founded in 1970 by Dr. Din Hwa Chen, an ardent philanthropist and a devout Buddhist. Dr. Chen’s vision of supporting worthy community initiatives continues to drive the Foundation’s work to this day. Over the past decades, the Foundation has supported numerous charitable projects in Hong Kong, Mainland China and other parts of the world with significant results.

The Foundation focuses its resources on three areas: Education, Medical Research & Healthcare, as well as the Promotion of Buddhist Values, with each area addressing specific issues and needs. The Foundation also initiates, develops and supports innovative, sustainable and deserving projects which realize synergic benefits.