Who we are

The Amity Foundation is an independent Chinese Civil Society Organization that is supporting sustainable development in China and worldwide. The Amity Foundation was the first faith-based NGO in China created on the initiative of Christian leaders in 1985 contributing to the development of China’s Reform and Opening-up.

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Our culture

Amity Logo engraved in stone at Amity entrance in Nanjing In the last 30 years, the emancipation of minds and endorsement of Reform and Opening-up has given enormous impetus to economic development in China, and provided conditions for the development of social undertakings. On this historical basis, Amity emerged in response to the times. Therefore, many of Amity’s project areas have become experimental bases for local, social and economic development.

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Our Structure

Amity headquarters is located in Nanjing. Besides there are several offices, social centers, enterprises and other organizations affiliated to Amity.

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Our History

Bishop Ting, He Wenzao and Mr Wickeri giving a press conference of Amity's foundingAmity Foundation was created by Chinese Christians headed by Bishop K. H. Ting. Over the last decades, it has grown from an unknown voluntary organization with only three staff members into a social organization with a staff of nearly a hundred. Amity project distribution has spread from Jiangsu Province during its early years to regions all over China.

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Facts & Figures

We believe that transparency and accountability is an important issue, for non-governmental organizations as well governments to inform the public, supporters and the people they are serving.

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Amity works close with international and local friends. We believe that cooperation at eye level is essential for sustainable partnerships and a peaceful development of societies and the world.

Amity is a window for non-governmental exchange between China and the outside world. View more.


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