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  1. Dedicated to playing a vital role

    Posted Sep 10th 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... 'We desperately need other mainstream schools to open their doors to us,' he said. Within mainstream English-speaking schools, the English Schools Foundation remains the major provider. ... to ensure parents can find schools that meet the special needs of their children. While there is a move to integrate children with disabilities and difficulties- learning or physical- ...


    Posted Dec 17th 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... of the beneficiaries is the St Christopher's Home charity, which, as one of its services, helps new arrivals in Hong Kong from the mainland to adapt to school life here by teaching them English ... Thirty schools in Hong Kong are taking part in fund-raising activities for Operation Santa Claus, from carol singing to painting sessions, writes Annemarie Evans EACH YEAR THE STUDENTS ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Hongkongers reach out across the border

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Foundation, an international children's charity, at its branch in Guangxi. "We conducted a site visit, and that was a place that really needed our funds, to rebuild dilapidated schools ... friends also looked at helping with the school supplies. Kan established the Grace Charity Foundation in 2000. In all, around 1,100 schools have been built, which is astonishing since it began ...

  4. After-school help gives new arrivals valuable support

    Posted Nov 26th 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... mainland children with one Hong Kong parent, who come to schools in the city and often struggle to integrate with their peers. Families also have huge problems adjusting. Sometimes it is a Hong ... the orphanage concept was developed into 24 branches located across Hong Kong to provide 'homes' for children. As well as homes, the charity provides an after-school service where children can ...

  5. Students send funds to tsunami orphans

    Posted Jun 21st 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... would certainly like to follow up' with the children they had helped, she said, adding that the school also raised funds as part of an English Language Schools project in January that raised $1.6 million for tsunami relief. The students would also soon be heading to schools on the mainland, she said, where they would help out and teach English, as part of the 'Spring ...

  6. Dogs not only help rescue quake victims but provide therapy for grieving children

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... to eventually take their pets back, the foundation would try to re-home them. As well as saving dogs, the foundation has also brought its Dr Dog scheme into schools where quake children are being ... Annemarie Evans When the quake first struck Animals Asia Foundation contacted Red Cross China. With plenty of first aid equipment at its animal hospital in Chengdu, the foundation was able ...

  7. Tribute to teen turns spotlight on rare diseases

    Posted Oct 19th 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... with experts, Joshua's friends and a celebrity ambassador, is creating a foundation, Joshua Hellman Foundation for Orphan Disease, in her son's memory. The foundation will help children who ... to be the foundation's ambassador. His wife, Janet Ma, will show couture clothes and jewellery at the sold-out event, which also includes an auction. Ms Hellmann is also bringing in a Japanese expert on Melas ...

  8. Aids orphans take 10km race in their stride

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... and described their run as 'easy'. The five, invited by the Hong Kong-based charity Chi Heng Foundation, said they had done no special training, but all took part in sports activities ... and running.' Xiao is also an intern with the foundation. 'I might work for them for a few years. I also want to start my own business and use the money to help more people. I have a dream to use ...

  9. Close shave for Ben the Mountie will help save children with cancer

    Posted Apr 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... father of Sean, 12, a student at Hong Kong International School who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer at the age of five but is now in remission. 'As a parent, when you see your kids ... the honours. 'It takes great skill,' he joked. Today, a further 80 children at Hong Kong International School will be shaving their heads, as well as 10 teachers and parents. Also ...

  10. 'He made me lose my self-respect'

    Posted Nov 24th 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans THE BENEFICIARIES: END CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE FOUNDATION; Teen rape victim recounts the trauma that haunted her for over two decades Their teacher was kind and informative. The students enjoyed being in his class because he explained things well. Crystal had spent years at secondary school in his classes, so when he asked her to deliver some books to his home, she ...




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