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  1. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Santa hats help volunteers spread festive fun to disabled children

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 04:44am by LO WEI

    ... insects like Christmas too. Christmas represents joy," the 16-year-old said with a smile. Lee said her happiness was contagious. "Rachel is a very cheerful girl, which made me happy, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Operation Santa to help rare diseases foundation

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... diseases group fills the void For seven years, Annie Ho searched in vain to learn what illness was afflicting her son David. She took him to dozens of doctors in Hong Kong, but none were able to diagnose the disease that drained her son's strength and caused seizures. "Those were very painful years. My son was suffering but no doctor could help him," said Ho, who did ...

  3. News - China Insider - CHARITY

    Faye Wong’s ex-husband Li Yapeng answers to embezzlement accusations

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 04:42pm by Chris Luo

    ... are also suffering from such congenital disease. Referring to the financial records of the charity available to public, Zhou said the charity’s annual expenses over the past few years largely ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Local centre offers support for those with dementia and Alzheimer's

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 04:39am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... O for people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia, run by the Hong Kong Alzheimer's Disease Association. The therapists and care workers at the centre put on activities that provide both ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Choir offers cancer patients the confidence to face their challenges

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:21am by LO WEI

    ... changed Yip's views towards the disease. "I listened to how the others faced it," she said. "In the past, I didn't know what to do. But now I think that these are things ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Half the Sky Foundation brings love into Chinese orphanages

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 07:39am by LO WEI

    ... About 95 per cent have special needs, such as heart or brain diseases, limb deformities or other disabilities. With a ratio of one staff member to 15 or 20 children, the orphanages' own ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Art, dance and yoga fun for children with special needs

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 04:07am by LO WEI

    ... rare diseases. This year's version of the campaign, now in its 26th year, kicks off next week. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Time to celebrate the joy of giving: Operation Santa Claus is back

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 04:53am by LO WEI

    ... situations every year. It also conducts paralegal counselling, rights-based education, skills-training and peer counselling. Elderly people Charles K. Kao Foundation for Alzheimer's Disease ... between dementia patients and their families in an outdoor environment. Alzheimer's Disease Association The association helps people with dementia from low-income families by providing ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    'Ordinary mum' on an extraordinary mission

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 05:52am by Annemarie Evans

    ... operations] for free. We pay for the medical fees for the hospital and the transport and caring fees." More serious problems such as congenital heart disease and spina bifida are sent ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Doctor finds her calling deep in the African jungle

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... to people in a country where living is by no means easy. The joy and hope of our patients and families are contagious. They never cease to touch and amaze me. Those who wish to donate ...




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