Our late Tan Sri Lee was also a patron and advisor to many community and business associations in Malaysia. At the Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) Kampar campus (which is located in Perak), a Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng Lecture Theatre at the Faculty of Science, named in his honour was launched on 9 March 2022.
At the launching ceremony, Yayasan Tan Sri Lee Shin Cheng (Yayasan TSLSC) had also donated RM5 million to the UTAR Hospital that is currently undergoing its final phase of construction to completion.A teaching hospital, the UTAR Hospital aims to provide medical care and services in both western and traditional medicine including the methods of the Chinese, Ayurvedic and Malay. It also provides clinical training for UTAR’s medical and health sciences students. The event also witnessed the signatory of a Memorandum of Agreement between UTAR and Yayasan TSLSC on the setting up of the third Bargain Basement outlet, followed by the official launch of the Bargain Basement @UTAR on-site.
These series of events were graced by dignitaries such as UTAR Chancellor Tun Dr Ling Liong Sik, Toh Puan Ena Ling, Chairman of Board of Trustees of UTAR Education Foundation Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Sak Cheng Lum, UTAR President Ir. Professor Dr Ewe Hong Tat, UTAR Council Members, Puan Sri Hoong May Kuan, IOI Corporation Berhad Group Managing Director & Chief Executive cum Trustee of Yayasan TSLSC Dato’ Lee Yeow Chor and the family members of our late Tan Sri Lee.