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  1. Orphans' choir strikes a chord with pupils

    Posted May 10th 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... three years ago, are orphans whose parents died from Aids, starvation or in war. Frank is one of the 1,500 children and widows who receive accommodation, food and education from Watoto. Each ...

  2. Director angered as cinemas ignore Aids film

    Posted May 28th 2007, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... the subject,' she said. Yang's film, which follows a toddler who has contracted HIV from his parents and a young orphan who lives with her older sister, was screened this month at a charity dinner and at a one-off cinema showing. Chung To, executive director of the Chi Heng Foundation, which helps provide education, counselling and food to Aids orphans in central China, said he was disappointed ...

  3. Local mother impressed by survivors' spirit after volunteering in Miyagi

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to a Japanese charity helping children orphaned by the disaster. The concert will feature 100 students from the school and the Japanese International School. It is free, but concert-goers have ...

  4. Campaign has rich history of generosity

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... In its 15-year history, Operation Santa Claus has raised a staggering $56.8 million and extended a helping hand to thousands of people in Hong Kong and beyond. It has provided special counsellors for young cancer patients, boosted services for the disabled and maintained lifelines to young people fighting drug addiction. It has also aided orphans and disabled children ...

  5. Coach on track for hong kong listing

    Posted Aug 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... said. Independent consultant Philippe Espinasse said a listing by introduction usually creates 'orphan stocks'- shares with no liquidity and no local research following. Frankfort had ...

  6. Cancer-scare driver to rally from London to HK

    Posted Nov 11th 2007, 12:00am by Beatrice Siu

    ... the way. The rally is aimed at raising money for a children's charity, Care of China's Orphaned and Abandoned, and Send A Cow, a charity that helps poor African farmers. During his cancer ...

  7. letters

    Posted Apr 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Serve the needy I encourage students to take up voluntary work. As the Bible says, 'It is more blessed to give than to receive'. Through social service, we can offer our love and care to the elderly, orphans, the homeless, and so on. By helping others to solve their problem, we can find happiness and satisfaction. I hope all of you will enjoy doing volunteer work ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of their salary to a mandatory widows and orphans pension scheme. They felt comfortable that when they passed away, their wife and children, if any, would get a pension. This was clearly stated ...

  9. Letters

    Posted May 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of bureaucratic red tape and corruption. Priority must be given to the children, many of them made orphans by the disaster. They must be helped with their education. They must also be given help to adapt to the changes in their lives. They should not be made more vulnerable because of weaknesses in the aid system. The orphans no longer have adults in the family to speak for them or ensure their welfare. ...

  10. Let's show we will always care

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by James Tang

    ... and rehabilitation for disaster-struck communities throughout the region are longer-term projects. There will be much to do to support those made homeless or orphaned by the disaster, and to rebuild where ...




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