HKSPC launched Parent @ Super Start (P@SS) Project in November 2018 to provide support and parenting education for families that are raising 0- to 3-year-olds, so as to create the best nurturing environment for the children at their early stage of development.
In recent years, dual working parents have become very common and it is difficult for them to take care of their newborn babies all around the clock. Therefore, the grandparents are stepping up to look after the children in many families.
The Fund Raising Sub-Committee(FRC) held a Wine & Dine event with Jewelry Sale on Monday 4 November at The Leah. Dinner and wines were 100% and generously sponsored. In addition to the donations from the guests, part of the proceeds from the Jewelry Sale also went to HKSPC.
“I did not realise that Yu Yan had any developmental problem, until she entered the nursery school at the age of 2. The teacher told me that Yu Yan was easily distracted in the class, and her reading and writing ability was below other children at the same age."
Over 140 fabulous prizes have been solicited, including jewelry pieces, hotel stays, electronic gadgets and shopping vouchers, from different generous sponsors.
HKSPC launched the "Community Kitchen" programme to provide a comfortable and well-equipped cooking environment for low-income families, with an aim to promote community and family harmony through cookery.
With a blink of an eye, it is now the middle of 2019, and the HKSPC Fund Raising Sub-Committee has almost filled up the event calendar for the year to raise funds to support the comprehensive programmes of the various HKSPC service units.
Today, Children’s Residential Home is the largest residential crèche for children up to 3 years of age in Hong Kong, offering round-the-clock residential care services to 104 children.
While we concluded 2018 with a cozy family gathering, we are kicking off 2019 with a glamorous wine dinner & jewelry sale, our annual vibrant charity walk and a number of other events.