On October 12, 2018, Yu Pengnian Charity Foundation held an activity “Goodwill: Inheritance, Persistence and Innovation” at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse, Beijing when Yu Pengnian Charity Foundation signed donation agreements with four universities, including Zhejiang University (ZJU) for setting up “Pengnian Education Foundation at Zhejiang University Education Foundation”, aiming at cultivating high-caliber talents and helping them to be better. Prof. Ren Shaobo, Standing Vice President of Zhejiang University signed an agreement with Mr. Xu Bin, Vice President of Yu Pengnian Charity Foundation, and granted a donation certificate to him.
Ren Shaobo first expressed his sincere thanks to the Foundation and said he was
deeply impressed by Mr. Yu, his family and his Foundation for charity
activities. The charity reflected its support for Zhejiang University, its
obligation and farsightedness for the whole world, thus it will definitely be
of great impetus to the talent cultivation and “Double First-Class Initiative”
of Zhejiang University. Abiding by the requirement of “cultivating talents with
both virtue, intellect and holistic development”, ZJU will work harder to
nurture first-class high-quality innovative talents and leaders with global
competitiveness. And it is expected further exchanges and cooperation will be
conducted between the two sides in more fields.
Wei, Assistant to President of Zhejiang University and Secretary-general of
Education Foundation, was also present at the activity.?