Jeb Lu, Liang Guanjun won the Certificate of

Source: The Overseas Chinese News Net,    Author: Li Hong

 

[The Overseas Chinese News reporter Li Hong- in New York on September 30 ] The  Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of state department in the People's Republic of China, The Overseas Exchange Association of the People's Republic of China awarded the Certificate of "Honor who serve the Chinese community" for over 100 senior community leaders from more than 40 countries and regions in the world on 29th. The winner of community leaders in East of America is Liang Guanjun who is the President of Chinese Associations Federation in East of America and Jeb Lu who is the President of Tsung Tsin Association.

 

More than 100 winning overseas Chinese community leaders have been servicing at least 20 years, and who have made outstanding contributors to build a harmonious overseas Chinese. At the meeting, Tan Tianxing who is vice- director of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of state department in the People's Republic of China said that although we come from different places, represent different types of communities, it is not the same time on abroad , but we have a common name -"Honor who serve the Chinese community" Overseas Chinese community leaders who is not only actively promote harmony, strong defenders of the rights and interests of overseas Chinese, overseas Chinese progress of hard work, and also the inheritors of Chinese culture.

 

Liang Guanjun said the awarded honorary certificates is not only an affirmation of his own, but is also compliment to the overseas Chinese of East of America. He &the overseas Chinese of East of America has been respecting, doing solidarity compatriots in different fields, in service overseas Chinese ,for the Chinese fight for their rights, and promoting the Chinese into mainstream society, doing tradition of Chinese culture to pay a lot of effort Since 1991. He witnessed the Federation of Chinese Associations in East of America from about 40 to over 213 during his tenure. He said with emotion "Looking back over the years of experience, although we had some success, but has more important tasks and longer way in the future."

 

Jeb Lu said that as an overseas Chinese Association of 100 years history, Tsung Tsin Association & other Association have been doing conspiracy welfare of all compatriots, maintaining community stability and prosperity, involving in charity &promoting education, creating a remarkable achievement. He said that he would continue for the prosperity of overseas Chinese to make their own effort.

 

Qiu Yuanping who is the director of The Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of state department in the People's Republic of China, He Yafei, Tan Tianxing, Zhuang Rongwen who is vice-director of The Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of state department in the People's Republic of China attended the award ceremony.