Help feed those in need with HandsOn Hong Kong

As part of the CISPA Outreach Committee mandate, we endeavour to spread awareness of volunteer opportunities within our community here in Hong Kong.  Please see links below for sign up opportunities with HandsOn Hong Kong and Society for Community Organization (SoCO)If you have any questions, kindly contact outreach@cispa.hk

HANDSON HONG KONG

HandsOn Hong Kong is seeking volunteers to help distribute food packs to individuals in need — mostly elderly who live alone and are less mobile. They are doing this for the mid Autumn holiday with their charity partner, Sunshine Action, who have made it their mission to support Hong Kong’s impoverished, homeless and in need. Volunteers aged 5 years+ are welcome to join with a guardian, 15 year olds can join without an adult. 

When: Sept 15, 2018 from 9:00am – 12:30pm
Where: Caritas Lai Kok Elderly Centre, Cheung Sha Wan MTR Exit A
No. of volunteers needed: 37
Click here for the sign up link.

When: Sept 15, 2018 from 11:15am – 1:00pm
Where: Ying Ka Fung Women Support Group, Lai King MTR Exit A3
No. of volunteers needed: 29
Click here for the sign up link.

When: Sept 22, 2018 from 9:00am – 12:00pm
Where: The Endeavourers HK Bert James Young Neighbourhood Elderly Centre, Tai Koo MTR Exit B
No. of volunteers needed: 17
Click here for the sign up link.

When: Sept 22, 2018 from 10:30am – 1:00pm
Where: PHAB Centre, 10-12 Wong Ma Kok Road, Stanley
No. of volunteers needed: 29
Click here for the sign up link.

SOCIETY FOR COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION

This activity aims to help participants understand the challenges poor children face in Hong Kong. Participants will visit and deliver mooncakes and greeting cards to children who live in inadequate housing. You will have a chance to chat with those children and offer them care and encouragement. Volunteers must prepare a greeting card, and may bring a small gift if they wish.

When: Sept 22,  2018 from 2:30p.m. – 4:30p.m.
Where: 1/F, 269 Yu Chau Street, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong (Sham Shui Po Station Access C2)
Click here for the sign up link. Registration deadline, Sept 17, 2018.
You may also email your name, contact number, email address and number of participants to SoCO.