The Cheung On Tak Charity Foundation was founded by renowned industrialist Mr. Cheung On Tak in 1992 to support society and the needy through the development of education, religious and medical services. Formerly consultant of Man Po Investment Company Limited and On Tak Enterprise Company Limited, Mr. Cheung is well-known for his philanthropy and commitment to serving the society. He has an impressive record of services in trade and industrial as well as community organizations, such as President and Chairman of Chiu Chau Plastic Manufacturers Association Company Limited, Director of the Hong Kong Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce, Honorary President of The Aberdeen Kai-fong Welfare Association Social Service Centre, Chairman of the Southern District Anti-drug Campaign and President of the Hong Kong Cheung Shi Clansmen's Association. In 2011, Mr. Cheung was conferred Honorary University Fellowship by the Hong Kong Baptist University.
Over the years, the Foundation has contributed generously to teaching, and research initiatives, and has made substantial donations to a number of universities in Hong Kong to support their development.