6 Unique Characteristics of the Jockey Club Community Channel

As the operating organisation of the Jockey Club Community Channel (jccc.hk), Social Career is excited to introduce 6 unique characteristics of jccc.hk to you all for making good use of the resources of this community channel! 1. What is the Jockey Club Community Channel (jccc.hk)? jccc.hk is a comprehensive online publishing platform created and funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust and operated by Social Career. The community channel allows NGOs and community partners to share the latest information and activities, as well as a wide range of digital resources with the public, ranging from e-learning materials and

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Living in the Pandemic with the Positive Energy of Volunteers

The COVID-19 outbreak has struck since January, causing many volunteer services to be cancelled or postponed. According to the data extracted between January and May from Social Career, the elderly and children-related volunteer services were the most affected, which normally account for 60% of the overall volunteer opportunities. It also implied recipients in need of services could not get help during this difficult period. Fortunately, volunteers have found alternative methods to help those in need with their passion and resilience in the face of adversity. “Work from Home” and “Online Learning” are new terms that everyone familiar with in 2020.

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社職新劇推介 義想天開

New TV Show Recommendation – The Journey of Volunteering (義想天開)

Volunteer Translator: Poon Wai Lam Ida   What do we celebrate every December? Apart from the widely celebrated Christmas, the United Nations also celebrates the International Volunteer Day on December 5! As the saying goes, “Christmas is the time to love.” Even though we can volunteer on whatever day we desire, you cannot miss this chance during December to spread affection.   Since December is the National Volunteer Month, different volunteering organizations are working closer than ever to encourage people to volunteer. As an example, Social Career is going to organize the “Social Career Volunteer Day 2018” on December 2, 2:00

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INSPIRING STORIES : Michelle Chan (Student)

Michelle Chan - Graduated at the University of Newcastle with the Bachelor Degree in Biomedical Sciences - Graduated at the University of Hong Kong with a Masters in Medical Sciences - Part-time model - Frequent volunteer at dog shelter Volunteer experience sharing I currently volunteer at LAP (lifelong animal protection) dog shelter. I go to the shelter weekly, to help feed the dogs and attend to anyone who’s looking to adopt a dog.   I would like to take this opportunity to raise the public awareness on abandoned dogs and pets. We should respect the life of animals as equal

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