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. 

Winners of the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards (left to right): David Cheung Wai-sun; Professor Robert Bauer; Emily Tang; Comma Chan Hin-wang (on behalf of Theatre in the Dark); Chin Pui-chun (front yellow); Douglas Shum Hong-yuen (on behalf of Light of Raphael); Elli Fu Nga-nei (front white); and Father John David Wotherspoon. Photo: Edmond So

City’s unsung heroes celebrated at Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Six truly remarkable people and two corporations who have inspired others with their contributions to society won this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, organised by the South China Morning Post to honour unsung heroes who might otherwise be off