To support the Government’s “Appreciate Hong Kong” Campaign, A.S. Watson Group launched a large-scale charity event – “Elderly Visit 2016″ on 17 April 2016. A volunteer team consists of over 1,300 volunteers from the Group, our 5 business units and 39 business partners visited more than 1,750 singleton elderly in Hong Kong. The opening ceremony was held in Hong Kong Sports Institute in the morning with the presence of Mr Matthew Cheung, GBS, JP, Secretary for Labour and Welfare, Hong Kong SAR Government to kick-off the visit and cheer for the volunteers. Volunteers then set off to visit the elderly across various districts in group.
NGO / Partnering organisation
Hong Kong Young Women’s Christian Association
A.S. Watson Group