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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.

You decide: online voting opens for Spirit of Hong Kong Lion Rock People’s Choice Award, championing the city’s unsung heroes
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.

The trailblazer in Hong Kong bioscience who embraced new technology for detecting cancer early
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.

Let’s talk about death: Hong Kong funeral planner wants people to discuss taboo subjects openly
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.

University of Hong Kong expert using AI to help young people in distress nominated for Spirit of Hong Kong Award
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.

Amusing history: Hong Kong man’s quest to make the past trendy again and ignite youth interest in Chinese classics
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.

‘Storyteller’ hopes yarns of old Hong Kong can inspire discovery of city’s cultural heritage
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.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: music helps student ‘build a better me’ as she battles schizophrenia
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.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: food innovation for frail residents earns nomination for Senior Deli
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.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: teen’s community spirit and mental health work earns her nomination in youth category
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.

Former wayward Hong Kong youth has kicked bad habits, persevered on way to becoming social worker
30 Jun 2021 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: talented trio’s design makes carrying personal items easier for those using walking frames

Students at Hong Kong Red Cross Princess Alexandra School create pouch that can be added to walkers. The trio were inspired by some of their peers at institution that cares for those dealing with physical handicaps or sickness.

Students at Hong Kong Red Cross Princess Alexandra School create pouch that can be added to walkers. The trio were inspired by some of their peers at institution that cares for those dealing with physical handicaps or sickness.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: talented trio’s design makes carrying personal items easier for those using walking frames
29 Jun 2021 - 11:21AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: persevering in face of health setbacks earns psychology graduate nomination from teachers’ union

Debbie Kwan overcame systemic lupus erythematosus and stiff person syndrome to win place at university, and her success in the face of adversity has earned her a nomination in the Spirit of Perseverance category.

Debbie Kwan overcame systemic lupus erythematosus and stiff person syndrome to win place at university, and her success in the face of adversity has earned her a nomination in the Spirit of Perseverance category.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: persevering in face of health setbacks earns psychology graduate nomination from teachers’ union
28 Jun 2021 - 10:00AM
The Hong Kong police officers going the extra mile to support child abuse victims

New Territories North unit investigating sexual and physical child abuse in line for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, co-organised by South China Morning Post and Sino Group.

New Territories North unit investigating sexual and physical child abuse in line for Spirit of Hong Kong Awards, co-organised by South China Morning Post and Sino Group.

The Hong Kong police officers going the extra mile to support child abuse victims
25 Jun 2021 - 10:00AM
Dedicated Hong Kong volunteer wants to build a better society for people with disabilities and mental health conditions

For her advocacy for people with disabilities and mental health conditions, social work graduate Kellie Yuen has been nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

For her advocacy for people with disabilities and mental health conditions, social work graduate Kellie Yuen has been nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Dedicated Hong Kong volunteer wants to build a better society for people with disabilities and mental health conditions
23 Jun 2021 - 11:27AM
A helping hand on front lines of grief: Hong Kong Red Cross psychological support team there for those who have just lost loved ones to tragedy

For their selfless work, the Hong Kong Red Cross’s Psychological Support Service has been nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

For their selfless work, the Hong Kong Red Cross’s Psychological Support Service has been nominated for this year’s Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

A helping hand on front lines of grief: Hong Kong Red Cross psychological support team there for those who have just lost loved ones to tragedy
22 Jun 2021 - 11:08AM
Building dreams one gadget at a time: retired Hong Kong teacher encourages student to unleash talent as inventors, innovators

Wong Yiu-kwan, 61, is a nominee for the Spirit of Hong Kong awards, for his decades-long work in motivating young people to see beyond books.

Wong Yiu-kwan, 61, is a nominee for the Spirit of Hong Kong awards, for his decades-long work in motivating young people to see beyond books.

Building dreams one gadget at a time: retired Hong Kong teacher encourages student to unleash talent as inventors, innovators
21 Jun 2021 - 10:00AM
Fear not the wall: wheelchair climber motivates Hongkongers to ride out difficulties

Former professional climber Lai Chi-wai’s motivational work for people facing adversities has earned him a nomination for a Spirit of Hong Kong award.

Former professional climber Lai Chi-wai’s motivational work for people facing adversities has earned him a nomination for a Spirit of Hong Kong award.

Fear not the wall: wheelchair climber motivates Hongkongers to ride out difficulties
18 Jun 2021 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: founder of charity offering tutoring to underprivileged children nominated for service to the community

Manoj Dhar, who started Integrated Brilliant Education Limited 6½ years ago, is focused on providing the means and infrastructure for needy students to succeed.

Manoj Dhar, who started Integrated Brilliant Education Limited 6½ years ago, is focused on providing the means and infrastructure for needy students to succeed.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: founder of charity offering tutoring to underprivileged children nominated for service to the community
17 Jun 2021 - 5:37PM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: for city’s sex workers, one group is aiming to provide support in safe, non-judgmental way

Teen’s Key – Young Women Development Network wants to help women and young girls involved in prostitution to turn their lives around. The group has been nominated in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Teen’s Key – Young Women Development Network wants to help women and young girls involved in prostitution to turn their lives around. The group has been nominated in the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: for city’s sex workers, one group is aiming to provide support in safe, non-judgmental way
15 Jun 2021 - 11:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards to honour city residents who have inspired others and added value to community

Awards, organised by the Post and property developer Sino Group, will honour individuals and groups whose remarkable accomplishments may otherwise go unnoticed.

Awards, organised by the Post and property developer Sino Group, will honour individuals and groups whose remarkable accomplishments may otherwise go unnoticed.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards to honour city residents who have inspired others and added value to community
15 Jun 2021 - 11:02AM
Hong Kong entrepreneur to provide leadership training to city’s charity leaders

Wofoo Foundation has partnered with Operation Santa Claus to provide leadership training for aspiring NGO executives.

Wofoo Foundation has partnered with Operation Santa Claus to provide leadership training for aspiring NGO executives.

Hong Kong entrepreneur to provide leadership training to city’s charity leaders
15 Mar 2021 - 10:00AM
Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: honouring selfless individuals who embody grit and generosity in helping others

Domestic helper who cares for her colleagues and a playwright who casts people with intellectual disabilities in theatre performances among inspiring recipients.

Domestic helper who cares for her colleagues and a playwright who casts people with intellectual disabilities in theatre performances among inspiring recipients.

Spirit of Hong Kong Awards: honouring selfless individuals who embody grit and generosity in helping others
26 Nov 2020 - 10:02PM
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.

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
29 Sep 2020 - 10:06AM
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.

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
22 Sep 2020 - 10:01AM
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.

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
15 Sep 2020 - 1:16PM
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.

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
9 Sep 2020 - 6:56PM
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.

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
1 Sep 2020 - 12:43PM
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.

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
10 Aug 2020 - 10:00AM
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.

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
7 Aug 2020 - 10:00AM
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.

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
4 Aug 2020 - 7:09PM