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  1. Mainland Aids orphans visit HK for art camp

    Posted Aug 09th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan A group of mainland Aids orphans visited Hong Kong for the first time, for a five-day art camp made possible by a local charity. As well as giving the 19 mainlanders the chance ... Aids orphans on the mainland- has been helping his family since 2004. He said: 'Being able to come to Hong Kong was a dream come true.' He became very pessimistic and timid when his ...

  2. Art therapy an outlet for Aids orphans

    Posted Nov 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... is among a collection by 18 Aids orphans from Anhui province on show at a gallery in Wan Chai. It was painted by 13-year-old Xiao Yu, who often visits the graveyard where her father and several ... They are more sensible than the kids of the same age in Hong Kong,' she said. Ms Lee and helpers taught the 18 Aids orphans from Fuyang county how to use watercolours, pastels and Chinese ink ...

  3. Easing the plight of China's Aids orphans

    Posted Dec 14th 2006, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... which helps Aids orphans on the mainland, came to his village. The boy was referring to the unscrupulous practice of those who ran the blood banks in the mid-1990s to which farmers sold ... nutritious food bags to Aids orphans next year in Henan province. The bags will include such items as cooking oil, ham, powdered soy milk and dried fruit. A former UBS investment banker, Mr To, who ...

  4. Charity's circle of self-help opens more doors for HIV/Aids victims

    Posted Aug 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of 76,000 children orphaned by Aids. The foundation has funded more than 7,000 children to date- just the 'tip of the iceberg', said Mr To, who plans to continue helping orphans ... children orphaned by the quake. Aids education is 'more open' after the 2003 Sars outbreak, Mr To said, and 'most people in China have heard of Aids, but many have not truly learned ...

  5. 'Memory books' to help aids-affected children cope

    Posted Aug 31st 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Flora Wu As the mainland faces a tough battle against Aids, Hong Kong's Chi Heng Foundation is helping orphans and children affected by the disease to preserve family memories by providing them with 'memory books'. The China Memory Book Project, launched early this summer, aims to help children explore, record and come to terms with their personal histories, ...

  6. Head of HK Aids charity to be given prestigious Asian award

    Posted Aug 13th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai The head of the Chi Heng Foundation, a Hong Kong charity, will receive a prestige award for his work in helping mainland children orphaned by Aids. Chung ... The foundation pays school fees for Aids orphans and supports them through home visits, tutoring and food donations. Mr To believes it is better to have the children live with relatives rather than ...

  7. What's On

    Posted Mar 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ART EXHIBITION FOR AIDS ORPHANS A charity drawing exhibition that aims to raise awareness of children orphaned by Aids in China, is open today (2pm- 8pm), Saturday (10am- 8pm) and Sunday (10am- 7pm) at the Hong Kong Central Library. The event is organised by the Chi Heng Foundation. The exhibition features 533 selected drawings from the 2007 Living with HIV Charity Drawing ...

  8. Spending choice

    Posted Oct 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to 'Negative space' (October 26), which accuses me of negativity for suggesting that the 100 billion-plus yuan that China spent in putting a man in space (40 years after it had already been done) could have been better spent on improving the lot of many Chinese. An example: the Chi Heng Foundation, a charity that provides education for children orphaned ...

  9. Consultant seeks different investment for the future

    Posted Sep 27th 2003, 12:00am by David Robinson

    ... a sabbatical from her career to work for the Chi Heng Foundation, a non-profit-making organisation which raises funds to help children in central China who have been orphaned by the Aids epidemic ... 80 per cent of the adult population is infected. Chi Heng estimates 1.5 million children have been orphaned, and have little hope of an education or for the future. Ms Chen said a donation ...

  10. Inspiring tales of struggles

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... in medicine and is studying for a nursing degree. In some ways, it is amazing that they have come this far. All three are Aids orphans- young people whose lives were torn apart after their parents ...




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