Social Career organises Volunteer Day Award Ceremony and Carnival Promotes Cultural Diversity within Local Community

International Volunteer Day (IVD) mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held each year on 5 December. It is viewed as a unique chance for volunteers and organizations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), United Nations agencies, government authorities and the private sector. In response to the IVD, Social Career, which is funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, held the Volunteer Day with Award Ceremony and Carnival (義工嘉許同樂日) at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza to recognize volunteers’ contribution to the community. Public can

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Social Career Volunteer Day 2018 – List of Awardees

In Arbitrary Order|以下所有獎項排名不分先後 Technology Pioneer for Volunteer Service (Top 5)|義工服務科技發展先鋒 (五強) Direction Association For The Handicapped 路向四肢傷殘人士協會 Haven of Hope Christian Service 基督教靈實協會 Hong Kong Federation of Women's Centres 香港婦女中心協會 Hong Kong Playground Association 香港遊樂場協會 St. James' Settlement 聖雅各福群會   Volunteer’s Favourite NGO (Top 5)|社職義工最喜愛機構 (五強)   Books & Beyond Reading Club   CUBC Tuen Mun Integrated Children & Youth Service Centre 基督教協基會 Holistic SY 善園 KELY Support Group 啟勵扶青會 Methodist Centre Aldrich Bay Integrated Children & Youth Services 循道衛理中心 愛秩序灣綜合青少年服務     Top Recruiting Organization (Top 5)|最活躍招募機構(五強)   Feeding Hong Kong 樂餉社 Kids4Kids 童協基金會 Methodist Centre Aldrich Bay Integrated

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Yao Ming and Michael Phelps come for supporting Hong Kong Youth in September

Volunteer Translator: Phoenix   “What we have to do is not only giving but to let the youths discover their talents.” said Mr. Leong Cheung, Executive Director of Charities and Community of Jockey Club Charity and Community Affairs. Young people’s lives in Hong Kong are not easy and they each bear their own pressure, or they feel uncertain about the future. The young generation is not sure about what they can do or what they should do. Cheung said that one of the main focus of The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust is youth development. They look at this

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The online platform helping Hong Kong’s helpers to give back to the community

Socialcareer.org matches volunteers with organisations needing support – it has been nominated in the Corporate Citizen category for the Spirit of Hong Kong Awards  People can contribute to society in many ways. Willing helpers may assist an NGO in delivering hot meals to the elderly and the homeless. Shutterbugs are able to put their skills to use helping charities with event photo shoots. (more…)

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【免費學編程】國際學校學生當小老師 Google將推編程課程中文版

  Content available in Chinese only   日前,Google香港就舉行Google CS First香港嘉許典禮,表揚這班在 2017 年積極學習編程的學生、推動編程教育的老師,以及一眾社區合作夥伴。 有經驗的學生扮演小老師 智新書院、滙基書院(東九龍)和漢基國際學校的師生,在典禮上分享他們的學習過程及有趣經歷, (more…)

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Google 推動編程教學發展 AI(三)

Content available in Chinese only         尉俐妮表示,去年香港曾有 5 名就讀於拔萃女書院的香港女生,組隊參加在美國矽谷舉行的 2017 Technovation World Pitch Summit 比賽。由她們所開發,為失智症病患者和照顧者而設的手機 app,於全球 1,100 隊的參賽者中脫穎而出 (more…)

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