Spirit of Hong Kong

Spirit of Hong Kong is a series that looks behind the scenes of one of Asia's largest and most vibrant cities by focusing on those whose contributions often go unnoticed yet are vital to the everyday success of Hong Kong. 

Police officer Chan Kwong-hing has donated blood 256 times and bone marrow twice, winning him the People's Choice Award in a special online poll. Photo: David Wong

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards recognise our unsung heroes

Eight lesser-known faces made the front page of the South China Morning Post on Friday. They are not politicians or social celebrities, nor are they activists from pressure groups or victims of crime and accidents.