广州市时代地产公益基金会（以下简称“时代基金会”），前身是“时代发展基金”，2003年由时代地产董事长、总裁岑钊雄发起，是中国率先由房地产开发商发起的慈善基金会之一；2007年在广东省民政厅正式注册， 2012年更名为“广州市时代地产公益基金会”（英文名Guangzhou Times Property Charity Foundation）。
Introduction of Guangzhou Times Property Charity Foundation
Guangzhou Times Property Charity Foundation (later referred to as Times Charity Foundation), registered at Guangdong Department of Civil Affairs, is one of the earliest corporate charity institutions supported by property developers in China. Formerly known as Times Development Fund, this institution was launched by CEN ZHAO XIONG , the COD and CEO of Times Property in 2003. The fund has been renamed twice since 2003, and now the name is Guangzhou Times Property Charity Foundation.
Times Charity Foundation follows the objectives of Sincerity, Kindness, Virtue and Joy, and it promotes and practices the civic and social responsibility of an enterprise. Advocating the value of Practicing and Receiving Love, Times Charity Foundation also innovates the public service practice by combining donations with cultural promotions. Through its practices, Times Charity Foundation dedicates itself to reconstructing lives, and to remodeling civilizations. It also spreads its image as, More Beautiful with Love, within the society.
Until now, Times Charity Foundation has built 1 comprehensive welfare building, 2 comprehensive hospitals, 13 Hope Schools. It has organized almost 300 voluntary activities, helped more than 3,000 cataract patients to recover their vision through free surgeries, Meanwhile, Times Charity Foundation has assisted 20,000 students with financial difficulties to finish school. Based on Times Museum, Times Charity Foundation assists in the construction of urban civilization by promoting local cultural and art activities. In total, Times Charity Foundation has donated over RMB300,000,000 yuan.
In the future, Times Charity Foundation will persistently follow its objectives, continue to spread the idea of love, unremittingly work for the development of public service and charity, and aim to be the highest standard in civic services among enterprises.