Looking back to 2016, we have touched the lives of many people in many places, including Uganda, Turkey, Austria, Greece, Paraguay, Cambodia, Mozambique, U.S., Canada, South Sudan, and Taiwan. It is your support that made these possible.  For these and for all the continuous positive impact that will be created in 2017, THANK YOU!

Let’s help refugee children in Turkey, Greece, and Jordan survive this winter season!
How would you spend US$7? Two cups of coffee or bring hope to a refugee child. Today nearly 34,000 people are forcibly displaced every day due to persecution or conflict. There are close to 21.3 million refugees and over 50% are under the age of 18. Through the network of TCC (Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce), STUF is able to procure 30,000 jackets at the cost of US$7 each. Let’s help refugee children in Turkey, Greece, and Jordan survive this winter season!

  1. Online donation: www.stufunited.org/en click on “Take Action-Online Donation”
  1. Check donation: check title “STUF United Fund”, please mail the check to STUF United Fund

P.O. Box 520511, Flushing, NY 11352

  1. Wiring donation: please contact STUF Executive Director Ms. Yi-Miao Huang yimiao@stufunited.org (914)433-0415
STUF coordinated workshop Creating Government Policy Changes through the Power of Partnership at the InterAction 2016, one of the largest NGO annual networking conference in the U.S.
STUF joined the InterAction 2016 held in Washington, DC 4/18-4/20/2106 to share and learn with 1,000 conference participants the latest development of global charity work.  The workshop that STUF coordinated explored how NGO generated government policy changes through working with various sectors.

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STUF partnered with the Marianna V. Vardinoyannis (MVV) Foundation
in Greece for the final stage of the Syrian Refugee Humanitarian Aid Project.
STUF partnered with the Marianna V. Vardinoyannis (MVV) Foundation in Greece for the final stage of the project to donate 10,000 jackets and 5,000 raincoats to refugee children in Greece. On March 29, more than 650 jackets were provided to refugee children at the Schisto refugee center near Athens. Honorable guests who joined the donation included Mrs. Vardinoyannis, President of MVV, and Mr. Giannis Lagoudakis, Mayor of Perama. The refugees and the Greek society felt the love and care from abroad.

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Board of Directors meeting held in Madrid, Spain
STUF held its Board of Directors meeting in Madrid, Spain on March 3rd, 2016.  The meeting discussed many charity projects, including the second and third stages of the Syrian Refugee Project: 10,000 jackets each for Syrian refugee children in Greece and Austria.
STUF United Fund collaborated with local chamber of commerce in Salt Lake City to provide Lunar New Year meal to local underprivileged family
On February 7th, STUF United Fund collaborated with local chamber of commerce in Salt Lake City to host a Lunar New Year event to provide western style reunion dinner for local underprivileged family. A total of 86 households served, including 118 adults and 168 kids.  The footstep of charity never stops.

STUF is accepting application for the 2016 Civic Fellowship Summer Program, welcoming outstanding Asian Pacific American college students to intern at federal agency in Washington D.C..
STUF is partnering with ILF, International Leadership Foundation, to offer the 2016 Civic Fellowship Summer Program.  Students accepted into the program will attend weekly leadership seminars on Capitol Hill, learn networking skills and gain valuable, firsthand working knowledge of the American government system.  Undergraduate students of APA heritage who are U.S. citizens and possess a GPA of 3.0 and above are eligible for this fellowship. To learn more about the program or to submit an application, please contact STUF at info@stufunited.org.
1/7/2016 The first stage of the Syrian refugee Aid Project is completed; 5,600 jackets donated to refugee children in Turkey.
On January 7th, 2016, STUF United Fund donated 5,600 winter jackets to the children at the Syrian refugee camp in Kilis, Turkey. Sincere thank you to local partners Turkey Red Cross (Turkish Red Crescent, Turk Kizilayi) and Turkey Fashion and Apparel Federation!  We are now planning for jacket donation in Greece and Austria.  Thank you once again for your support!
12/29/2015 Thank you for your great support, we are close to the fundraising goal for the Syrian Refugee Aid Project!
STUF United Fund would like to thank all donors who contributed to the Syrian Refugee Aid project.  We are only 18% away to the goal of raising fund to distribute 256,000 winter jackets for the refugee children.  Donate today and help us reach the goal!
11/15/2015 With more than 4 million Syrian refugees and more than half are children, STUF United Fund invites you to join us to help refugee children survive this winter.
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With more than 4 million Syrian refugees and more than half are children, STUF United Fund invites you to join us to help refugee children survive this winter. Working with UNHCR, STUF aims to distribute 25,000 children winter jackets in Turkey, Greece, and other European countries. Your donations are tax-deductible and will be 100% used toward the winter jackets; administrative cost is covered by STUF United Fund Board of Director’s annual contribution.
10/31/2015 STUF United Fund held its Board of Directors Meeting in Gainesville, GA...
STUF United Fund held its Board of Directors Meeting in Gainesville, GA. Among the discussed topics are Latin America charity projects and humanitarian aid for Syrian refugee children. A nation-wide fundraising campaign is planned to raise fund to distribute at least 10,000 winter jackets for the refugee children.
10/1/2015 STUF welcomes two NGOs, Care to Help Foundation and The Children's Orchestra Society
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STUF welcomes two NGOs, Care to Help Foundation and The Children’s Orchestra Society, to the Affiliate Program and look forward to great partnership. Care to Help Foundation: The foundation endeavors to help improve the living standard of impoverished people throughout the world and focuses on direct distribution, housing projects, education & vocational training, and disaster relief. The Children’s Orchestra Society: Founded in 1962, COS is dedicated to “teaching the language of music” to children and teens. Its mission is to cultivate and nurture children and teach them teamwork and life skills through music-learning and performing.
9/26/2015 On September 25th and 26th, STUF participated in two side events of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit
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On September 25th and 26th, STUF participated in two side events of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit: “Enabling and Tracking Business Contribution to the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals)” was organized by Mission of France while United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), United Nations Habitat, and six other international institutions coordinated “A Call for Joint Action to Achieve the SDGs: Advancing Integrated Solutions to Accelerate Change.” Speakers of both events emphasized the importance of partnership and collaborations among NGOs, corporations, and government agencies to create sustainable changes in the world.
9/12/2015 STUF United Fund sponsored a free community health clinic event
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STUF United Fund sponsored a free community health clinic event in Cupertino, California on September 12. The event was co-hosted by TAJCC NC and Agape Asian Mission. Twenty volunteers, including three doctors, helped at the event. The health clinic benefited 85 people with an average age of 60.
8/31/2015 STUF partners with NGO affiliate International Leadership Foundation
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STUF partners with NGO affiliate International Leadership Foundation to provide Civic Fellowship Program to Asian American college students. Congratulations to STUF’s recommended participant Wayne Chen, who majors in International Economics at the Georgetown University, for completing the 8 week program and his fellowship with USAID.
8/15/2015 By working with NGO affiliate Generosity Water
Ghana
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By working with NGO affiliate “Generosity Water,” STUF United Fund’s first water well was completed in 2013 in Haiti, benefiting 1000 local residents and the second one is completed this year, helping 500 people in the rural area of Ghana. According to UN, at least 700 million people lack access to safe drinking water. Through STUF CEO Ms. Kico Lin’s donor-designated grant, STUF can bring clean drinking water to those in need.
8/6/2015 STUF United Fund welcomes our latest affiliates Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley and National Council of Associations of Chinese Language Schools.
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STUF United Fund welcomes our latest affiliates Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley and National Council of Associations of Chinese Language Schools. We are glad to work with 28 nonprofit organizations around the world through our Affiliate Program to create a greater global impact.
6/19/2015 STUF welcomes our latest affiliates
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley and National Council of Associations of Chinese Language Schools. We are glad to work with 28 nonprofit organizations around the world through our Affiliate Program to create a greater global impact.
4/20/2015 The US$10,000 grant to Imvula Foundation
The US$10,000 grant to Imvula Foundation will help with the “Mdantsane School Project” in Mdantsane region in South Africa. The project operates 11 portable swimming pools and will help thousands of children to have weekly swimming lessons, resolving the problem of children drowning.
4/15/2015 STUF United Fund establishes affiliation relationship with Imvula Foundation
STUF United Fund establishes affiliation relationship with Imvula Foundation in South Africa, which is the 26th nonprofit organization in the Affiliate Program.
4/4/2015 STUF collaborates with the International Leadership Foundation (ILF) to offer International Asian Students Internship Program
STUF collaborates with the International Leadership Foundation (ILF) to offer International Asian Students Internship Program to Asian international students who are currently enrolled in a U.S. college or university (undergraduate or graduate programs). Please click here for more information and contact STUF to apply to the program.
3/15/2015 STUF provides $2,000 grant to The Boys and Girls Club of Silicon Valley
STUF provides $2,000 grant to The Boys and Girls Club of Silicon Valley to provided needed after-school programs to community children. The organization is established in 1944 and aims to help children in disadvantaged neighborhoods. The donation will help provide children with after school programs such as sports, educational programs and homework assistance.
2/21/2015 Helping children at Francis Campanelli Elementary School learn Chinese and participate in cultural events
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Francis Campanelli Elementary School is located in Schaumburg, Illinois, USA and is the first school in the suburbs to offer Immersion Chinese Program. The $2,000 grant will help to support the needed materials and tools.
1/20/2015 Helping Pretoria Chinese School offer Chinese language and culture courses
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Congratulations to grantee Pretoria Chinese School in South Africa for receiving $5,000 grant to build new facility on their campus.
1/20/2015 Join one of the nation’s best civic leadership development training program
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STUF United Fund is working with ILF (International Leadership Foundation) to provide the annual Civic Fellowship for college students with US citizenship.

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