"British Chinese Girl achieved her dream: setting the Guinness world record for the fastest folding of 1,000 paper cranes in the world"
A new Guinness World Record was set at the Chinatown restaurant in Colchester on June 22, 2021. Evelyne Chia (ACCE Chinese Community School old student) , a young girl from Colchester, took only 9 hours and 31 minutes to fold 1000 paper cranes with the previous record being 12 hours. In addition to this, she also set up a fundraising page on JustGiving to raise funds for NHS charities and has now raised £3,100, putting her amongst the top 5% of thousands of fundraising activities.
Evelyne was invited by the Mayor of Colchester to receive her certificate at the Mayor’s Office on 26/8. The certificate was officially issued by the Guinness Book of World Records.
An Award Winning Charity by Suffolk County Council 2013
Highly Commended Charity Group by The High Sheriff 2015
High Sheriff award by The High Sheriff 2016
Gold Award winning Chinese School 2016
Charity of the Year 2017
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The Anglo Chinese Cultural Exchange, registered Charity was set up in October 2008.
An award winning Charity by Suffolk County Council 2013.
We are a multi-service regional organization to promote Chinese Music and traditional culture, a more active promotion of national culture in Britain and, by this interaction, to achieve mutual understanding, so that all ethnic communities have a harmonious relationship.
“Together, A harmonious society”
is the main purpose in the establishment of our club.
(1) To advance the education of the public in Chinese arts and culture.
(2) The promotion, preservation and protection of the health and well-being of people.
(3) The promotion of equality and diversity in particular by encouraging cultural awareness and racial harmony.
(4) To provide or assist in the provision of facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age infirmity or disability, financial hardship or social circumstances with the object of improving their conditions of life.'
Our Charity Registration No: 1138512