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  1. V-Day activities set to raise funds for female asylum seekers

    Posted Feb 06th 2009, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... with Annemarie Evans. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. The annual Vagina Monologues will be staged later this month with fun, out-there humour and a message about violence against women. But it's not just about a play. Other V-Day events include a ...

  2. Fund-raisers with stiff upper lips have close shave in name of charity

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... with Annemarie Evans. These days, moustaches are perhaps not the cool, manly statement they were in the days of Hollywood actor Burt Reynolds. But there are still some 'tash' fans around. For example, our very own veteran singer George 'Ah ...

  3. Federation seeks funds to help the blind regain confidence

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

    ... said. Through Operation Santa Claus, the Federation for the Blind is seeking funds to provide many more courses for those who lose their sight, so they do not have to wait to learn the skills ...

  4. No 1 fund-raiser keeps his eye on the ball and nets a bundle

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

    ... Annemarie Evans Brian Crockford has a busy job as a regional facility manager for JP Morgan that takes him out of Hong Kong for weeks on end. He also has a young family. Yet somehow, with a team of three, he pulls together the largest community fund-raising event for Operation Santa Claus every year. This year, the Eighth Annual Five-a-Side Tournament at Stanley Fort has brought ...

  5. Students send funds to tsunami orphans

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

    ... Annemarie Evans Students at King George V School concerned over the plight of children hit by the Boxing Day tsunami have raised $15,000 to help fund their education. Jean Hudson, ... of Phuket. The funds were raised from a fair held earlier this year and would help sponsor orphans or children with one parent until they reach their 18th birthdays. 'The children at KGV ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Hongkongers reach out across the border

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

    ... "Afterwards, we had funds left over. So we discussed what we could do with the money. We decided that in future, we would minimise cash handouts." Kan and his friends decided to contact the Hope 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 ...

  7. Students recycle computers for needy children

    Posted Apr 04th 2009, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... the school to talk to the students about who the computers would benefit and also to accept a cheque for funds that will help with transport, new desks and internet access payments for the new ... fund-raising efforts generated funds to cover 50 new mice, transport, new desks and internet access for the recipients for one year. Older secondary school students worked as 'Mac attackers' ...

  8. $9.7 million! We've smashed the Operation Santa Claus record

    Posted Dec 31st 2005, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans More than $9.7 million was raised in this year's Operation Santa Claus, a phenomenal effort from the public, fund-raisers and businesses. In just six weeks, thousands ... Santa Claus is co-organised by RTHK and the South China Morning Post. Bryan Curtis, who heads RTHK's Radio 3, said of the fund-raising result: 'While we're thrilled about ...

  9. Year of giving generously

    Posted Jan 01st 2007, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Operation Santa Claus, which ends today, but it was so much more than that. The campaign was not only about raising money to fund useful projects that will help thousands of people both in this city ... through their fund-raising events. Fanny Fung, editor of the South China Morning Post, said: 'Once again, the community has stepped forward to help those in need, showing how generous Hong ...

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

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

    ... of about 20 men and some women having their heads shaved for St Baldrick's Day in Hong Kong, an event headed by New York dad Richard Kligler. Participants go bald to raise funds for research ... on the shaving schedule is Miami Wu Yi-yuen, founder chairman of the Children's Cancer Foundation in Hong Kong, the beneficiary of all funds raised. Feeling his new bald pate, Ring, a liaison ...




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