The Mission Depends On You.

FACES could use your help. We rely on the support of institutional sponsors, private donors, and a robust alumni network to sustain our programs. Our initiatives, led by students and guided by Stanford faculty, educate and connect hundreds of young leaders each year on-campus and around the globe. If you're interested in helping build the future of the U.S.-China relationship, consider contributing to FACES today.

Steps to Contributing to FACES

  • FACES is affiliated with Stanford's Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), and donations to FACES are processed through FSI. To donate to FACES, first visit FSI's donation portal.

  • Once at the donation portal, please follow the steps to make your desired contribution. To ensure that your contribution is received by FACES, please ensure that you write "For the Forum for American/Chinese Exchange at Stanford" under "Special Instructions/Other Designation."

  • For accounting purposes, please email with your name and the amount you contributed after making your desired contribution.

FACES sponsors will be prominently featured in our conference report and updated on how you are making a difference in building the future of U.S.-China relations. For more information on how we dedicate our resources and about our mission and programs, please email You can also learn more about our mission at our About page and learn about our team of Stanford students by visiting our Stanford Chapter page.

This organization is playing an important role in promoting mutual understanding between the two countries’ youth.

— Condoleezza Rice, former United States Secretary of State