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Voting for the Spirit of Hong Kong Lion Rock People’s Choice Award opens for members of public to honour unsung heroes

Awards celebrate 18 individuals and groups who have been making positive differences to people’s lives.

Awards celebrate 18 individuals and groups who have been making positive differences to people’s lives.

9 Sep 2022 - 10:33AM
How Hong Kong tech firm boss aims to put doctors in the picture with AI-based medical imaging tools for cancer screening

By speeding up diagnosis and improving its accuracy, Chapman Lee says his team hopes to help patients, while also tackling manpower issues and lowering costs.

By speeding up diagnosis and improving its accuracy, Chapman Lee says his team hopes to help patients, while also tackling manpower issues and lowering costs.

7 Sep 2022 - 6:18PM
Smell of success: Hong Kong researcher aims to improve environment through air purification method that can lower stink

Cathy Jim has created patented products that purify the air by turning pollutants into water and carbon dioxide.

Cathy Jim has created patented products that purify the air by turning pollutants into water and carbon dioxide.

7 Sep 2022 - 6:17PM
A robot in every Hong Kong hospital? One man’s vision to tackle surgeon shortfall

Professor nominated in innovation category of Hong Kong Spirit Awards for making a difference in the healthcare system.

Professor nominated in innovation category of Hong Kong Spirit Awards for making a difference in the healthcare system.

7 Sep 2022 - 6:20PM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: student hopes to share the joy of volunteering

From homeless adults to underprivileged children, 20-year-old helps them all.

From homeless adults to underprivileged children, 20-year-old helps them all.

31 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Hearing loss not an obstacle for Hong Kong teen who plays classical music and rock drums

Once unable to even hear birds chirping, Jesse So, 16, received a cochlear implant at five and has never looked back.

Once unable to even hear birds chirping, Jesse So, 16, received a cochlear implant at five and has never looked back.

30 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: teen connects underprivileged youth to career exploration opportunities

As a member of Kids4kids, 17-year-old has helped introduce students aspiring to build careers with industry experts.

As a member of Kids4kids, 17-year-old has helped introduce students aspiring to build careers with industry experts.

29 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: ‘kaifong’ shares the city’s stories and hidden gems

Cheung Sha Wan resident runs tours for locals to learn more about their neighbourhoods and communities.

Cheung Sha Wan resident runs tours for locals to learn more about their neighbourhoods and communities.

25 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: teaching science using rewritten Canto-pop songs earns father of two nomination

Self-taught musician aims to spread positivity, nurture youngsters and unite teachers.

Self-taught musician aims to spread positivity, nurture youngsters and unite teachers.

24 Aug 2022 - 10:05AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: Local charity JUST FEEL uses creative games to help schoolchildren discover their emotions

Founders aims to transform communication culture in schools to enhance students’ emotional well-being.

Founders aims to transform communication culture in schools to enhance students’ emotional well-being.

23 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: how a para-athlete fought for disability rights, social inclusion in city

Ajmal Samuel, who has been nominated for a Spirit of Hong Kong Award, has taken businesses to task for not providing wheelchair-friendly or accessible facilities.

Ajmal Samuel, who has been nominated for a Spirit of Hong Kong Award, has taken businesses to task for not providing wheelchair-friendly or accessible facilities.

22 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: tireless chairwoman nominated for helping dogs have better life

Safe haven houses 200 dogs and provides medical care, desexing, vaccination and rehabilitation.

Safe haven houses 200 dogs and provides medical care, desexing, vaccination and rehabilitation.

19 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: mother fights for gender equality and helps women find their voice

Jen Flowers aims to give women the platform, audience and courage to have a voice.

Jen Flowers aims to give women the platform, audience and courage to have a voice.

18 Aug 2022 - 10:10AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: students make time after school to help disadvantaged groups

Student volunteers at Sunshine Action nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, in recognition of commitment to helping elderly residents and grass-roots families

Student volunteers at Sunshine Action nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, in recognition of commitment to helping elderly residents and grass-roots families

16 Aug 2022 - 10:32AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: how loss of vision gave blind marathon runner chance to live a second life

Hong Kong resident Inti Fu, founder of NGO Running in the Dark, went blind at age 26 and says she sank into deep depression but the sport helped her turn her life around.

Hong Kong resident Inti Fu, founder of NGO Running in the Dark, went blind at age 26 and says she sank into deep depression but the sport helped her turn her life around.

15 Aug 2022 - 9:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: business consultant nominated for not letting cerebral palsy stop him from helping those with disabilities

Kenneth Ng, 41, uses his skills to help people with disabilities to find jobs and integrate with the community.

Kenneth Ng, 41, uses his skills to help people with disabilities to find jobs and integrate with the community.

12 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: mother with Parkinson’s disease gives hope to other patients

Winnie Chan, fighting for the rights of her peers, says that while their impairment is invisible, their needs are real.

Winnie Chan, fighting for the rights of her peers, says that while their impairment is invisible, their needs are real.

11 Aug 2022 - 11:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: 2 record-breaking blood donors aim to inspire others to follow in their footsteps

Kwan Sek-yiu and Erikku Lee hold records for the most whole and blood component donations respectively, but always encourage others to surpass them.

Kwan Sek-yiu and Erikku Lee hold records for the most whole and blood component donations respectively, but always encourage others to surpass them.

10 Aug 2022 - 6:12PM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: social enterprise Gingko House serves hot meals to low-income elderly residents

With support from donors, restaurant chain distributes about 1,000 free meals across city each day to underprivileged.

With support from donors, restaurant chain distributes about 1,000 free meals across city each day to underprivileged.

9 Aug 2022 - 6:26PM
Parkinson’s patient, mental health advocacy group among finalists nominated at Spirit of Hong Kong Awards 2022

Entering its 10th year, event organised by the Post and Sino Group recognises city’s unsung heroes.

Entering its 10th year, event organised by the Post and Sino Group recognises city’s unsung heroes.

9 Aug 2022 - 10:00AM
You decide: online voting opens for Spirit of Hong Kong Lion Rock People’s Choice Award, championing the city’s unsung heroes

Those in running include a group providing safe haven for sex workers, researchers improving food options for the elderly and teenager aiming to lift Hongkongers’ well-being.

Those in running include a group providing safe haven for sex workers, researchers improving food options for the elderly and teenager aiming to lift Hongkongers’ well-being.

26 Jul 2021 - 11:29AM
The trailblazer in Hong Kong bioscience who embraced new technology for detecting cancer early

‘We did things nobody wanted to deal with at the time,’ says liquid biopsy innovator Stanley Sy.

‘We did things nobody wanted to deal with at the time,’ says liquid biopsy innovator Stanley Sy.

19 Jul 2021 - 10:00AM
Let’s talk about death: Hong Kong funeral planner wants people to discuss taboo subjects openly

Pasu Ng’s efforts to help city’s residents break old beliefs have earned him a nomination for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Pasu Ng’s efforts to help city’s residents break old beliefs have earned him a nomination for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

15 Jul 2021 - 10:30AM
University of Hong Kong expert using AI to help young people in distress nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Award

Professor Paul Yip’s work on a new online platform that parses messages for warning signs of suicidal thoughts has earned him a nomination for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Professor Paul Yip’s work on a new online platform that parses messages for warning signs of suicidal thoughts has earned him a nomination for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

26 Jul 2021 - 3:19PM
Amusing history: Hong Kong man’s quest to make the past trendy again and ignite youth interest in Chinese classics

Writer Anthony Wong, 57, is on a mission to get young people interested in reading and writing, especially about China’s colourful past.

Writer Anthony Wong, 57, is on a mission to get young people interested in reading and writing, especially about China’s colourful past.

12 Jul 2021 - 10:00AM
‘Storyteller’ hopes yarns of old Hong Kong can inspire discovery of city’s cultural heritage

George Wan’s efforts to inspire others to explore the city through guided tours have earned him a nomination in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

George Wan’s efforts to inspire others to explore the city through guided tours have earned him a nomination in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

9 Jul 2021 - 11:43AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: music helps student ‘build a better me’ as she battles schizophrenia

Teresa Lam, who wants to use her struggles to help others as a teacher, nominated in perseverance category for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Teresa Lam, who wants to use her struggles to help others as a teacher, nominated in perseverance category for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

6 Jul 2021 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: food innovation for frail residents earns nomination for Senior Deli

Team of researchers and specialists who want to make softer food more appetising for city’s elderly residents earn Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nod.

Team of researchers and specialists who want to make softer food more appetising for city’s elderly residents earn Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nod.

5 Jul 2021 - 3:14PM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: teen’s community spirit and mental health work earns her nomination in youth category

Aspiring clinical psychologist Kristen Lei gets Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nod for work towards improving emotional well-being among city’s residents.

Aspiring clinical psychologist Kristen Lei gets Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nod for work towards improving emotional well-being among city’s residents.

2 Jul 2021 - 10:07AM
Former wayward Hong Kong youth has kicked bad habits, persevered on way to becoming social worker

Student athlete and aspiring social worker Sam Ngan’s efforts to get on the right track, both figuratively and literally, have earned him a nomination for the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Student athlete and aspiring social worker Sam Ngan’s efforts to get on the right track, both figuratively and literally, have earned him a nomination for the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

30 Jun 2021 - 10:00AM