Collaboration with Corporates
Po Leung Kuk values our partnership with corporates. The Kuk works with corporate in developing various community service plans having regard to the service needs and priorities of the corporates. Through generous donation, sponsorship and volunteer services, the resources donated by corporates are brought to those in need. Many corporates have been collaborating with us for years and become our steadfast partners in serving the community.To express our gratitude to donors who supported Po Leung Kuk in the past year, the “Boundless Compassion．Unconditional Giving” Po Leung Kuk Annual Appreciation Ceremony was held earlier to acknowledge our staunch partners and look back on the fruitful collaborations together.
CHAU HOI SHUEN FOUNDATION “Dear Young Girlfriends” Project
CHAU HOI SHUEN FOUNDATION sponsors the Kuk to launch the project to build a strong foundation for growth for girls under residential care of the Kuk, through reinforcing fitness and arts training, providing educational support and help them build attached relationship with their caregivers. The Programme is composed of three projects — “Care Angels Programme”, “Love Myself, Love Health Programme” and “Joy to Learn Children Programme”, and will be launched in July 2021 and projected to benefit over 280 girls.
Bank of China (Hong Kong) Centenary Charity Programme and Other Projects
The Kuk received a generous donation from the Bank of China (Hong Kong) Centenary Charity Programme in 2019, to launch various services in 5 years that support people from all walks of life. Programmes include: providing speech therapy and mentalwellness support for children underresidential care; life education for young children; interest classes for children and youth; entrepreneurship and emotional support services; after school care services for families in need; a dedicated hotline for men; aromatic massage service, volunteer visits and palliative care services for the elderly; improving the living environment of the elderly and the disabled. Besides these, there are other community care and medical assistance programmes to help the disadvantaged.
CLP Power – CLP Hotmeal Canteen
CLP Power has been funding the Kuk since 2014 to provide affordable and nutritional hot meals, that are designed by nutritionists, for the elderly in the community and those in need at four CLP Hotmeal Canteens located in Kwai Tsing, Kwun Tong and Sham Shui Po. The Canteens maintained services under the pandemic and distributed take-away hot meals to individuals in need. CLP Power also donated over 2,000 care packs to the elderly through the Canteens and Enhanced Home and Community Care Services of the Kuk.
HSBC Hong Kong – Financial Ambassador and Education Programme
The Kuk was funded by HSBC Hong Kong to launch a three-year programme with the support from the Investor and Financial Education Council. The Programme is composed of two different components for kindergartens and primary schools. Upper primary students learn to lead lower primary students as “Financial Ambassadors” through a range of activities and training, so as to build a favourable financial management learning environment together at school; parent-child and parenting workshops are held at kindergartens to teach parenting techniques and methods in financial management education, and to teach children fundamental concepts of financial management.
Shun Tak Holdings Limited “Own Your Health” Programme and Anti-epidemic Support
The Kuk received funding from Shun Tak Holdings Limited to launch the “Own Your Health” Programme which arranges body checks for the disabled residents of the Kuk’s residential care homes and for the poverty-stricken elderly. This enables early detection of health issues and facilitate timely and suitable treatment to help improve their health conditions as early as possible.
Citi Foundation – “Build Your Career” Programme
The Kuk’s Life Planning and Financial Education Centre received funding from Citi Foundation to launch the “Build Your Career” Programme. It helps Form 4 to 6 students and tertiary students to become more in touch with social realities, be informed of the job market and build a strong foundation for future life planning and development through a series of activities such as self-discovery, education and career counselling, as well as entrepreneurship and start-up experience activities.
Family Mask – Charity Cooperation Programmes
Po Leung Kuk worked with Family Mask to launch a series of collaboration programmes including the launch of “Hope Edition”, “Stars of Hope Edition”, Chinese New Year and Mid-Autumn Festival box sets, etc., to raise fund to support the disadvantaged under the pandemic through various services of the Kuk. Family Mask also donated masks to the Kuk to ensure the safety of the employees and service users of the Kuk.
Besides supporting us by donation, corporate partners also participate in our volunteer activities to bring love and care to the community.
Goldman Sachs – Online Storytelling Sessions
Sponsorship on food packs and online storytelling for children
Bank of China (Hong Kong) - Food Pack Distribution
Donation, sponsorship and food packing amid Covid-19 outbreak
We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude towards donors, corporate partners and organisations that have kindly donated to the Kuk.
We would also like to thank the volunteers who have supported our services to connect our service users with different communities.
Caring Company Scheme
We have successfully nominated 35 companies and organisations in 2020/21 to participate in the Caring Company Scheme organised by The Hong Kong Council of Social Service, in recognition of their compassion and efforts extended towards the Kuk’s service users.