Commend Selfless Devotion Advocate Humanitarian Values The Hong Kong Red Cross (HKRC) held its annual Donor Award Ceremony in recognition of the generosity and support from different corporations, organizations and donors. In the year 2017/18, we received over HK$100 million donations from the general public which enables us to develop and sustain humanitarian services, ranging from offering immediate aids to cope with local and international needs, to preventive and responsive measures in strengthening and raising public awareness on disaster and emergency knowledge, preparedness and handling.
More than 50 "Friends of Red Cross” together with their families and friends participated in "Humanitarian Caring Visit”on July 7 and paid home visits to the elderly at Tsui Ping Estate in Kwun Tong.
"Friends of Red Cross" and their relatives visited Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters on 27th May, they gained a better understanding about our service and spent a meaningful afternoon together with us.
"Friends of Red Cross” donors and corporate volunteers paid the home visit at the senior houses in Un Chau Estate to over 100 elders on Jan 21. By involving personally in our humanitarian services, we hopes our donors will recognize how meaningful their donation and support to us are.
More than 70 "Friends of Red Cross", "Red Twinkle Star" and family’s member joined the "Parenting Humanity Experience Camp” on 17 December 2017. We hope our participants will have more idea about the humanitarian spirit and the importance of preparedness. At the same time, they could know more about the "Local Disaster Relief & Preparedness Service” of Hong Kong Red Cross after the event.
Our "Friends of Red Cross” and their relatives joined "Humanitarian Caring Visit 2017” on 18 November and paid home visits to 100 households of the elderly who are singletons or couples at Cho Yiu Chuen.