With all of the success Gordon Tang has had in business, he makes sure he gives back to others by regularly donating to causes and missions that he supports.
In his most recent charitable efforts, Gordon Tang donated $50,000 to the Seattle Children’s Hospital and $100,000 to the San Francisco Chinese Hospital.
Seattle Children’s Hospital, which Gordon Tang also donated $10,000 to in 2014, is among the nation’s best children’s hospitals. In fact, Seattle’s Children is just one of six hospitals nationwide that has received a top-20 ranking across all 10 areas evaluated by U.S. News & World Report.
Gordon Tang fully supports Seattle Children’s mission of providing “hope, care, and cures, to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.”
As a proud Chinese native, Gordon Tang was happy to support the San Francisco Chinese Hospital, which is a non-profit community hospital that offers a wide range of medical, surgical, and specialty care to the multicultural community of San Francisco. In 2012, Gordon Tang also donated $20,000 to the Chinese Hospital of Rose Pak.
In the past, Gordon Tang has donated nearly one million dollars to various charitable organizations in the United States such as 826 Valencia and TNDC. He has also donated $30,000 to the Tenderloin Museum, a museum that celebrates San Francisco’s Tenderloin district.
As a physically active person himself, Gordon Tang has also made sizeable donations to beneficiaries that support organized athletics. He has donated $2 million USD to the International Olympic Museum and RMB 300 million to the Shantou Olympic Sports Academy in China. On top of that, Gordon Tang also sponsors the Cambodian sailing, surfing and gymnastics teams.
Gordon Tang also gives his time to causes and organizations he supports. Besides just making monetary donations, Gordon Tang also serves as an advisor to the Windsurfing Association of Singapore. Tang is an avid windsurfer himself and is happy to help this cause.
Gordon Tang did not get where he is today without understanding the importance of giving back. As he flourishes in business and his investments, Gordon Tang wants to make sure he is always helping others. He knows that without the help and support of other people throughout his life, his accomplishments would not have been possible. Therefore, Gordon Tang not only gives because it is good for business, he wants to also guide others down the path to success.