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Lunar August 15 / September 21, 2021

The mid-autumn festival is one of the major holidays celebrated in Asia and by Asians across the global. It is on August 15 on the lunar calendar, the calendar that is based on the monthly cycles of the Moon’s phases. The holiday is also known as the Moon Festival as August 15 of the lunar calendar features the roundest and brightest moon. Lunar August 15 usually falls between September and October on the solar calendar. In 2021, the Moon Festival is on September 21. It is the time for celebration of the harvest, and time for reflection and family togetherness. Moon cakes are the must-have food of the festival.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation made a donation in 2019 to the Kresge Hearing Research Institute ( https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/kresge-hearing-research-institute ) to support hearing research at University of Michigan.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation made a donation in 2019 to the Dept of Otolaryngology of Emory University School of Medicine to support resident education (a named lectureship was established) at the Emory University in Atlanta.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation made a donation in 2019&2021 to the USTC Alumni Foundation in the United States ( https://www.ustcaf.org/about-us ) to support ten financially-difficult college students to pay their tuition for four years.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation made a donation in 2019 to the True Love for special need families (an Atlanta-based non-profit organization, www.truelove4hope.org) to support education programs for children who have autism.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation made donations in 2020 to hospitals in Atlanta and New York to help fight CoVid-19 virus.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation made a donation in 2021 to support the creation of an endowed fund in the Center for Hearing Research of the University of California, Irvine to help advancing hearing research.

Chen-Lin Education & Culture Foundation sponsored the 2021 Music Festival organized by Atlanta Festival Academy. The final concert featuring the talented Winner of the 2016 Menuhin Competition – Junior Division, Yesong Sophie Lee, performing Paganini’s Violin. Concerto No. 1.