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Spirit of Hong Kong Award winner examines the impact of Covid-19 on local arts and culture

Professor Stephen Chu Yiu-wai notes that Covid-19-inspired art is already starting to trickle out.

29 Sep 2020 - 10:06AM

Professor Stephen Chu Yiu-wai notes that Covid-19-inspired art is already starting to trickle out.

Spirit of Hong Kong Award winner examines the impact of Covid-19 on local arts and culture
Two past Spirit of Hong Kong winners show need to extend helping hand in time of crisis

Chinese medicine practitioner Douglas Shum offers consultations, usually for free, to the elderly at his clinic, while Ivan Chan trains middle-aged residents in handyman skills.

22 Sep 2020 - 10:01AM

Chinese medicine practitioner Douglas Shum offers consultations, usually for free, to the elderly at his clinic, while Ivan Chan trains middle-aged residents in handyman skills.

Two past Spirit of Hong Kong winners show need to extend helping hand in time of crisis
Hong Kong’s homeless have a friend in ImpactHK, Spirit Award winner

For three years, ImpactHK has been feeding and housing the homeless in Hong Kong.

15 Sep 2020 - 1:16PM

For three years, ImpactHK has been feeding and housing the homeless in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong’s homeless have a friend in ImpactHK, Spirit Award winner
Coronavirus has meant more work for past Spirit of Hong Kong Awards winner, whose charity is helping those with disabilities and special needs

Former Spirit of Hong Kong Awards winner Dr Cecilia Lam says her Rehabaid Society team is providing more service and support during pandemic.

9 Sep 2020 - 6:56PM

Former Spirit of Hong Kong Awards winner Dr Cecilia Lam says her Rehabaid Society team is providing more service and support during pandemic.

Coronavirus has meant more work for past Spirit of Hong Kong Awards winner, whose charity is helping those with disabilities and special needs
Online voting opens for Spirit of Hong Kong Lion Rock People’s Choice Award, recognising city’s unsung heroes

Finalists include a domestic worker who selflessly aids her peers, a pioneering researcher, and an entrepreneur who overcame polio and prejudice.

1 Sep 2020 - 12:43PM

Finalists include a domestic worker who selflessly aids her peers, a pioneering researcher, and an entrepreneur who overcame polio and prejudice.

Online voting opens for Spirit of Hong Kong Lion Rock People’s Choice Award, recognising city’s unsung heroes
Group of recovered drug addicts-turned-life mentors nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Members of WeCycle team have been nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

10 Aug 2020 - 10:00AM

Members of WeCycle team have been nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Group of recovered drug addicts-turned-life mentors nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
A Hong Kong social enterprise is empowering the overlooked, one app at a time

FamilyOnline.TV is giving young people with special needs the tools required to become successful writers, animators, producers and artists.

7 Aug 2020 - 10:00AM

FamilyOnline.TV is giving young people with special needs the tools required to become successful writers, animators, producers and artists.

A Hong Kong social enterprise is empowering the overlooked, one app at a time
Can coronavirus testing be sped up? Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nominee is on a mission to do so

Kelvin Chiu from Sanwa Biotech says his portable diagnostic system can help city’s overburdened health care facilities.

4 Aug 2020 - 7:09PM

Kelvin Chiu from Sanwa Biotech says his portable diagnostic system can help city’s overburdened health care facilities.

Can coronavirus testing be sped up? Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nominee is on a mission to do so
Build & Wish team’s work bringing hand sanitiser to disadvantaged communities amid Covid-19 earns Spirit of Hong Kong nomination

Working in groups of three, the volunteer effort has seen sanitiser dispensers mounted in the hallways of more than 1,900 older buildings in the city.

2 Aug 2020 - 6:30PM

Working in groups of three, the volunteer effort has seen sanitiser dispensers mounted in the hallways of more than 1,900 older buildings in the city.

Build & Wish team’s work bringing hand sanitiser to disadvantaged communities amid Covid-19 earns Spirit of Hong Kong nomination
HandsOn team that’s ready to help city residents amid Covid-19 pandemic nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

The team has launched a phone calling programme for elderly Hongkongers to help them fight loneliness and isolation amid the coronavirus pandemic.

30 Jul 2020 - 10:00AM

The team has launched a phone calling programme for elderly Hongkongers to help them fight loneliness and isolation amid the coronavirus pandemic.

HandsOn team that’s ready to help city residents amid Covid-19 pandemic nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Hong Kong teen returns to Thailand a year after volunteer trip to continue commitment to education of special needs students

Volunteer work led Chloe Jazzy Lau to believe that effective support for poor children with special needs entailed long-term effort.

28 Jul 2020 - 9:33AM

Volunteer work led Chloe Jazzy Lau to believe that effective support for poor children with special needs entailed long-term effort.

Hong Kong teen returns to Thailand a year after volunteer trip to continue commitment to education of special needs students
Using robot he built to treat cancer earns Chinese University surgeon Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nomination in innovation category

Professor Philip Chiu pioneered work in treatment of gastrointestinal cancer, and the two-handed robot he built has earned him a nomination in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards innovation category.

27 Jul 2020 - 10:00AM

Professor Philip Chiu pioneered work in treatment of gastrointestinal cancer, and the two-handed robot he built has earned him a nomination in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards innovation category.

Using robot he built to treat cancer earns Chinese University surgeon Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nomination in innovation category
Playwright with a heart for people with intellectual disabilities nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Ken Ho, who has been nominated for the Spirit of Culture Award, writes musicals and teaches multimedia production skills to those living with intellectual disabilities.

24 Jul 2020 - 11:26AM

Ken Ho, who has been nominated for the Spirit of Culture Award, writes musicals and teaches multimedia production skills to those living with intellectual disabilities.

Playwright with a heart for people with intellectual disabilities nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Researcher working on Hoklo cultural traditions nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Ranae So delves into her Hoklo roots to examine the marital formalities of the boat-dwelling fisherfolk. She has been nominated for the Spirit of Culture Award.

20 Jul 2020 - 10:18AM

Ranae So delves into her Hoklo roots to examine the marital formalities of the boat-dwelling fisherfolk. She has been nominated for the Spirit of Culture Award.

Researcher working on Hoklo cultural traditions nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Stroke survivor who learned to walk again is now helping others in Hong Kong recover and get back on their feet

Lau Kim-hung was only 48 when he was affected, now nearly 20 years later he’s doing everything he can to help fellow sufferers rehabilitate. His work has earned him a Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nomination.

17 Jul 2020 - 10:29AM

Lau Kim-hung was only 48 when he was affected, now nearly 20 years later he’s doing everything he can to help fellow sufferers rehabilitate. His work has earned him a Spirit of Hong Kong Awards nomination.

Stroke survivor who learned to walk again is now helping others in Hong Kong recover and get back on their feet
How yum cha experience can make a great starter for those interested in Hong Kong’s cultural scene – and help the needy

Yum Cha Together, set up by Alan To and his wife, aims to connect the community with under-resourced charities and their beneficiaries

16 Jul 2020 - 10:11AM

Yum Cha Together, set up by Alan To and his wife, aims to connect the community with under-resourced charities and their beneficiaries

How yum cha experience can make a great starter for those interested in Hong Kong’s cultural scene – and help the needy
Ethnic minority teacher nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards for community work, empowering others like him

Saad Hemyar Hussein Abdo Ayedh from the Middle East co-founded an organisation to teach English to community members on weekends.

15 Jul 2020 - 10:36AM

Saad Hemyar Hussein Abdo Ayedh from the Middle East co-founded an organisation to teach English to community members on weekends.

Ethnic minority teacher nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards for community work, empowering others like him
Spirit of Hong Kong: athlete Benny Chu finds winning formula at international paratriathlon tournaments, overcoming low vision

Tough year for Chu as his eyesight deteriorates but he says he is determined to repay those who have helped him succeed in the sport.

14 Jul 2020 - 10:32AM

Tough year for Chu as his eyesight deteriorates but he says he is determined to repay those who have helped him succeed in the sport.

Spirit of Hong Kong: athlete Benny Chu finds winning formula at international paratriathlon tournaments, overcoming low vision
Academic pioneering diabetes research nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Juliana Chan has developed a mechanism combining bio-testing with computational algorithms to enable diabetes patients understand their health conditions.

13 Jul 2020 - 10:05AM

Juliana Chan has developed a mechanism combining bio-testing with computational algorithms to enable diabetes patients understand their health conditions.

Academic pioneering diabetes research nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Aspiring interior designer who used her talents to help rural Chinese village nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Award

Chan Tsz-kiu, 20, trained to overcome the challenges presented by her heart condition so she could volunteer in northwestern China’s Macha Village.

10 Jul 2020 - 11:00AM

Chan Tsz-kiu, 20, trained to overcome the challenges presented by her heart condition so she could volunteer in northwestern China’s Macha Village.

Aspiring interior designer who used her talents to help rural Chinese village nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Award
Neither polio nor prejudice stopped entrepreneur nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Due to his condition Yip Cham-kai was forced to crawl until he was 10. After struggling to find a job, he set up a restaurant on mainland China, and later numerous NGOs.

9 Jul 2020 - 3:11PM

Due to his condition Yip Cham-kai was forced to crawl until he was 10. After struggling to find a job, he set up a restaurant on mainland China, and later numerous NGOs.

Neither polio nor prejudice stopped entrepreneur nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Teacher who encourages students to help needy nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Principal Eric Yuon of Buddhist Fat Ho Memorial College on Lantau Island wants young people to learn the lessons of life through community service.

8 Jul 2020 - 10:37AM

Principal Eric Yuon of Buddhist Fat Ho Memorial College on Lantau Island wants young people to learn the lessons of life through community service.

Teacher who encourages students to help needy nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Domestic helper who comes to the rescue of colleagues nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Rodelia Pedro Villar, who has lived in Hong Kong for more than 17 years, cares for her colleagues through thick and thin.

7 Jul 2020 - 10:16AM

Rodelia Pedro Villar, who has lived in Hong Kong for more than 17 years, cares for her colleagues through thick and thin.

Domestic helper who comes to the rescue of colleagues nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
E-commerce consultant born with brain damage nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards

Alex Wu, a successful e-commerce entrepreneur, offers guidance on making use of cyberspace to start-up aspirants.

6 Jul 2020 - 10:04AM

Alex Wu, a successful e-commerce entrepreneur, offers guidance on making use of cyberspace to start-up aspirants.

E-commerce consultant born with brain damage nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards return to honour city’s inspirational, unsung heroes and groups

The awards celebrate the achievements of some remarkable people, who might otherwise not come to the public’s attention.

6 Jul 2020 - 9:09AM

The awards celebrate the achievements of some remarkable people, who might otherwise not come to the public’s attention.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards return to honour city’s inspirational, unsung heroes and groups
Hong Kong charity auction raises HK$41,000 for Operation Santa Claus

Event was part of a special edition of RTHK radio programme ‘Money Talk’, and items up for grabs included vintage wines and hotel packages.

30 Dec 2019 - 10:19AM

Event was part of a special edition of RTHK radio programme ‘Money Talk’, and items up for grabs included vintage wines and hotel packages.

Hong Kong charity auction raises HK$41,000 for Operation Santa Claus
Hong Kong bankers and youngsters pick up their paddles for charitable table tennis session

Eight youngsters joined employees from Hang Seng Bank for a Sunday workout in the company’s Mong Kok office earlier this month

28 Dec 2019 - 3:03PM

Eight youngsters joined employees from Hang Seng Bank for a Sunday workout in the company’s Mong Kok office earlier this month

Hong Kong bankers and youngsters pick up their paddles for charitable table tennis session
Students at Hong Kong school put their talent for fundraising to good use in support of Operation Santa Claus

Students at girls’ school sell baked goods and home-made arts and crafts at fair to raise money for Operation Santa Claus.

26 Dec 2019 - 11:00AM

Students at girls’ school sell baked goods and home-made arts and crafts at fair to raise money for Operation Santa Claus.

Students at Hong Kong school put their talent for fundraising to good use in support of Operation Santa Claus
Hong Kong teachers and students brave bucket challenge in winter for charity

Shung Tak Catholic English College holds carnival to raise money for Operation Santa Claus.

25 Dec 2019 - 11:55AM

Shung Tak Catholic English College holds carnival to raise money for Operation Santa Claus.

Hong Kong teachers and students brave bucket challenge in winter for charity
Hong Kong office workers voice their festive cheer, raise money for Operation Santa Claus with carol singalong

KPMG troupe raised money by singing to their colleagues holiday classics Feliz Navidad, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, O’ Holy Night and Silent Night

24 Dec 2019 - 4:17PM

KPMG troupe raised money by singing to their colleagues holiday classics Feliz Navidad, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, O’ Holy Night and Silent Night

Hong Kong office workers voice their festive cheer, raise money for Operation Santa Claus with carol singalong