對於有無名氏透過戴耀廷向港大捐款一事和平佔中作出之聲明

[ 和平佔中秘書處聲明 2014年10月28日 ]

對於有無名氏透過戴耀廷向港大捐款一事,

和平佔中作出聲明如下:

 

整個捐款源於有本地熱心市民向朱耀明牧師捐款,支持他推動香港民主發展。朱耀明2013年決定將80萬元捐到港大民研計劃以支持622全民投票、30萬捐到港大法律學院舉辦學術研討會、20萬捐到港大文學院支持研究助理費以協助商討日、全民投票及相關研究。上述三筆款項,朱牧師均以「無名氏」名義捐出。

 

事實上,朱牧師於2014年壽宴所籌得的款項中,同樣以「無名氏」名義捐出15萬至港大文學院支付研究助理費。

 

2014年10月28日

 

 

[ OCLP Statement 28 OCT 2014 ]

OCLP Statement on Anonymous Donation to the HKU via Benny Tai

 

In 2013, a member of the public gave a donation to the Rev. Chu Yiu Ming in support of his efforts in promoting democracy in Hong Kong. Subsequently, Rev. Chu decided the donation should be spent as follows: HK$800,000 should go to HKU's polling programme, specifically the Civil Referendum of June 22nd 2014, $300,000 to HKU's Faculty of Law for the holding of academic seminars, and $200,000 to the Faculty of Arts for personnel expenses involved in the Deliberation Days, the Civil Referendum and related research. All three donations were made under the name of "Anonymous".

 

In fact, of the funds raised at Rev. Chu's birthday dinner in 2014, was donated to HKU's Faculty of Arts under the name of "Anonymous" towards financial support for research assistants. similarly donated anonymously. The recipient was the Faculty of Arts, HKU, towards financial support for research assistants.

 

28 Oct 2014