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  1. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Bringing warmth and cheer to the hungry

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 05:11am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com With a new truck, Foodlink Foundation can now deliver more meals to the needy and hopes to save up to 113 tonnes of edibles daily Bringing warmth to the hungry Carrots and sticks may encourage households and businesses to adopt better consumption habits, but changing people's behaviour should start in schools, according to a non-profit ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Operation Santa Claus brings 'hero model' to HIV-affected mainland teens

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 04:04am by Oliver Chou

    ... and the Hong Kong-registered Chi Heng Foundation had identified Hero Book, an educational programme that was proven to work in South Africa. But no sponsor would risk investing in what, on mainland ... the foundation's operations director, Leroy Lam Sheung-lap, said. Operation Santa is an annual fundraising drive co-hosted by the South China Morning Post and RTHK in the run-up to Christmas and beyond. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Rainbow Project helps autistic children break out of their shells

    Posted Nov 11th 2014, 04:49am by ALEC CHEUNG

    ... and becoming a well-established school for autistic kids. Ever since funding came through Operation Santa- the annual fundraiser organised by the South China Morning Post and RTHK- the Rainbow Project ... were cooperating with the academy, the parents of our pupils could at least say their child went to a normal administrative school. Our numbers dropped from almost 30 to only five this year. We ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Mentors help needy kids study English and enter university

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... in Tsuen Wan. In addition to nurturing pupils' interest in learning English, his goal is to build a relationship with them and become their life mentor. The foundation launched the programme ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Young graduates nurture underprivileged kids' interest in studying English to allow them to enter university and break the poverty cycle Mentors help the needy ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Gifts make a joyful noise at school for visually impaired

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 04:58am by Christy Choi

    ... Susan Clear, manager of the Macquarie Group Foundation Asia, the charitable arm of the Macquarie Group. The group played games and got to know about 60 pupils gathered in the school ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Macquarie Group staff bring plenty of surprises to school for visually impaired, presenting pupils with tactile toys they can interact with Excited kids ...

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    Operation Santa Claus raises record HK$21 million for charity

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 03:58am by LO WEI

    ... just as important as the money. It helps us build relationships with the donors; it helps us in raising funds in the years to come'," Bryan Curtis, head of English programming ... efforts in the business sector, community and schools in the past three months. This year, HK$21,098,533 was raised for 18 charity projects. The sum surpassed last year's record ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Fung Group empowers its staff to make a difference

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 05:23am by DARREN WEE

    ... Darren Wee darren.wee@scmp.com The Fung Group, through its charitable foundation, lets employees choose which worthy causes the company supports Empowering staff to make a difference ... trust our people," said Wong Kai-man, director of the Fung Foundation, the group's charity. "If they are willing to offer up their spare time, we support them." ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Education project gives kids the chance to break the cycle of poverty

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 04:33am by DARREN WEE

    ... children an escape from cycle of poverty Scores of children from low- income families have improved their school grades, thanks to a project that aims to use education to break the brutal cycle of poverty in Hong Kong, where the wealth gap is one of the widest in the developed world. One of the pupils to have benefited, Hugo Lau of Kowloon Women's Welfare Club Li Ping Memorial School ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Down's syndrome boy gets a brighter future with an early start

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 05:23am by LO WEI

    ... school. "We are very happy with his progress," Ritzl said. "He has exceeded all our expectations." Sebastian has been attending occupational, speech, music and physiotherapy ... The Mid-Levels centre is one of two in the city providing therapy in English for children with Down's syndrome, autism or other special needs up to age six. It also has a Chinese section. One of its ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - OPERATION SANTA CLAUS

    Kowloon Shangri-La gives neediest mouths a taste of fine hotel dining

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... to programmes that share leftover food. The Kowloon Shangri-La is among the many hotels that have formed partnerships with Foodlink Foundation, which distributes high-quality leftover food to shelters ... in icing, by the hotel's pastry chef. The hotel's initiative began on Monday, with a Christmas tree lighting ceremony and children from the Singapore International School singing Gloria ...




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