Two days left to make a donation
MONEY keeps winging its way to Operation Santa Claus, but with only two days before the end of the campaign every extra cent helps.
Burson-Marsteller this month polled the telephone habits and behaviour of the users of its client HK Telecom CSL's mobile phones.
It promised that for every completed questionnaire returned before Christmas, it would donate $300 to Operation Santa Claus, thus raising $10,800.
Throughout this month, shoppers at the Park Lane Shoppers Boulevard made donations by taking a picture with Santa.
There was a special Christmas display featuring a steam train, nicknamed the Through Train. The donations from the display and pictures add up to $106,569.
Operation Santa Claus is jointly organised by RTHK and the South China Morning Post, and it aims to raise $5 million.
Last night, the takings had reached $2,610,748.
There is still time to put your name in the lucky draw for two Raffles Class tickets to San Francisco on Singapore Airlines, and other prizes.
Here is a list of winners in the Operation Santa Claus raffle: 15626, 00061, 00880, 05388, 15620, 00727, 09959, 04869, 17941, 04862, 07585, 00562, 00799, 00757, 04246, 17885, 16012, 04874, 15269, 10501, 05911, 05710, 13019, 05760, 13015.
To arrange collection of prizes, please ring 399 6418.
YOU can help by sending a cheque payable to Operation Santa Claus 1993: to Operation Santa, RTHK Radio 3, PO Box 70200, Kowloon. Donations can be made with VISA or Mastercard by calling Sally Herdman on 339 6418.