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  1. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Operation Santa gets first donation- HK$77,000 from UBS

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... Santa Claus," said Bryan Curtis, head of English language programming at RTHK. Last year, UBS raised HK$1.6 million for Operation Santa Claus. It is the eighth year UBS has been involved ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Time has come to get giving again as Operation Santa Claus begins

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Young volunteers are trained as story readers to share stories with children to cultivate reading habits. The English-language storybooks are later contributed to the libraries. Playright ... graduates serve as programme mentors to deliver educational support to disadvantaged pupils in under-resourced schools. The mentors work closely with the schools to help pupils improve ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Big cheeses line up for Central Rat Race fun

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 04:25am by Jessie Lau

    ... Keswick said the money raised would go on projects that focused on mental health education, preventative measures and reintegration of patients. He cited the "Health in Mind" programme, ...

  4. News - World - CHARITY

    World Vision drops policy of hiring Christians in same-sex marriages

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 09:39pm by AP

    ... fundraising and education. Darrell Bock, a New Testament scholar at Dallas Theological Seminary, wrote on his blog that the new hiring policy was "a betrayal of the nature of the Christian ...

  5. News - China Insider - CHARITY

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

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

    ... 41.5 million yuan was used on treating children born with cleft lip; 53 million yuan was used to finance the Beijing-based SmileAngel Children’s Hospital; and the rest was for education ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Charity strives to offer more than money to HIV-affected youth

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 05:15am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Giving more than money to HIV-affected youth A Hong Kong charity which provides educational funding to young people on the mainland whose lives have been affected ... The emotional stress is compounded by discrimination from neighbours and others. "We may have solved the issue of their education, but there is still the psychological aspect," Lam says. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Lions charity centre helps ease the burden on kidney patients

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 05:21am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... hospitals. Fortunately, for patients like Li Chiu, 88, help is at hand thanks to the subsidised dialysis centre run by the Lions Kidney Educational Centre and Research Foundation. Haemodialysis ... a permanent tube in the abdomen and flush it out each day. The Lions Kidney Educational Centre and Research Foundation is one of 18 beneficiaries of this year's Operation Santa Claus campaign, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Operation Santa Claus helps Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 04:47am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Down's syndrome association fills the gap by giving children the skills they need to develop better while they wait for special education Early help gives Venus ... and special education provided by the Social Welfare Department is usually about two years. The association's services filled the gap, Lok said. Operation Santa Claus, a charity drive jointly ...

  9. 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

    ... an early-years education programme, 160 underprivileged children aged two to five will enjoy various learning activities that will stimulate their cognitive, social and emotional development. Chi Heng ... such training at an early age will help the children develop the skills they need to live relatively independent lives when they grow up. Watchdog Early Education Centre The centre's occupational ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Changing Young Lives Foundation helps children learn through play

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 05:03am by LO WEI

    ... 100 children aged one to five, mostly from Sham Shui Po. Many of these families cannot even afford the transport costs to get to a playgroup, let alone pay for private education centre fees. ...




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