Founded in 1992 and registered with the Ministry of Civil Affairs, the China Foundation for Development of Financial Education is a Nonprofit Organization under the supervision of the People's Bank of China.
The mission of the Foundation is to alleviate poverty through financial education. Since establishment the Foundation has been striving to improve the capabilities of the staff of financial institutions that serve rural areas and promote financial literacy to the public, especially farmers. The Foundation carries out activities, such as conducting financial literacy training sessions in the poorest areas in China (Jin-Hui Project), supporting college students with limited financial resources, giving recognition awards to those who contribute to financial education, and providing domestic and international trainings, lectures and seminars. Our efforts are well received by the community we serve. The Foundation continues to expand its activities and to increase its social influence. Its endowment has 43 million RMB. The Foundation is granted the Triple A status for Nonprofit Organizations by the Ministry of Civil Affairs, People’s Republic of China.
Our leadership is represented by the honorary Chairwoman, Madam Wu Xiaoling, the Vice Chairwoman of National People’s Congress Financial and Economic Committee and former vice governor of the People's Bank of China; Honorary Vice Chairman, Mr. Yuan Li, Vice Governor of China Development Bank;Chairman and Secretary, Mr. Chu Bende, Executive Deputy Director of Staff Union of People’s Bank of China; Vice Chairman, Mr. Luo Xi, Senior Executive Vice President of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China; Vice Chairman, Ms. Cui Lanqin, Vice President of China Life Insurance Group; Vice Chairman, Mr. He Zengqiang.
Special Project Department
Special project department is responsible for the key project-Jin Hui Project, including developing training materials, conducting training seminars in the 67 poorest counties, and managing volunteers.
Comprehensive Project Department
Working with financial institutions and universities, Comprehensive Project Department is responsible for developing and managing programs involving college students majoring in Finance.
Training department is responsible for financial certificate programs and new project development.
General Administration Office
General Administration Office manages the Foundation’s day-by-day operations including HR and publicity management.
Accounting Department is responsible for record keeping, assets management, and receiving and distributing funds.