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TWGHs 150th Anniversary: Skateboard Deck Art Exhibition cum Online Charity Auction

To celebrate its 150th anniversary, the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (TWGHs) is organizing the Skateboard Deck Art Exhibition cum Online Charity Auction, fully supported by Sotheby’s Hong Kong, from 19 to 28 August 2020 at the Sotheby’s Hong Kong Gallery, showcasing nearly 60 lots of ingenious skateboard deck art designed by renowned artists and celebrities from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, as well as TWGHs i-dArt artists. Each lot is unique and exclusively produced for this charity event only. The Online Charity Auction will be held at the same period from 18 to 28 August to raise funds in support of TWGHs students’ art and music education.

How’s your day!?
by Joseph Wong
2020, Acrylic, Set of Three

Art Exhibition:
Date : 19 August 2020 (Wednesday) to 28 August 2020 (Friday)
Time : Monday to Friday 10:00am to 6:00pmSaturday 11:00am to 5:00pmClosed on Sundays and Public Holidays
Venue : Sotheby’s Hong Kong Gallery (5/F One Pacific Place, 88 Queensway)
Admission : Free admission, open to the public

Online Charity Auction:
Start : 18 August 2020 (Tuesday) 9:00am
End : 28 August 2020 (Friday) 12:00pm
Purpose : To raise funds in support of TWGHs students’ art and music education
Auction Website : sothebys.com/tungwah150

For more information, please follow this link

Da Jiu Festival
by Lam Siu-Leung, TWGHs i-dArt artist
2020, acrylic

About Tung Wah Group of Hospitals: Since its establishment in 1870, TWGHs has been all along upholding its mission “To heal the sick and to relieve the distressed; to care for the elderly and to rehabilitate the disabled; to promote education and to nurture youngsters, and to raise the infants and to guide the children.” Nowadays, TWGHs is one of the largest charitable organisations with the longest history in Hong Kong. For one and a half centuries, TWGHs has persistently pioneered and marked significant milestones in medical and health, education and community services, to fulfil the needs of the society and to provide the public with high-quality services at low rates or for free. Today, TWGHs operates 343 services units, including 5 hospitals and 34 Chinese and Western medicine services units, 57 education services units, 225 community services units that cover elderly, youth and family, rehabilitation, social enterprises and social innovation services. The Tung Wah Museum and TWGHs Maisy Ho Archives and Relics Centre, which were established to promote, restore and preserve the heritage and relics of TWGHs, with an aim to protect and preserve local traditional culture. In addition, TWGHs has provided 2 aspects of traditional services through 20 service units, including funeral, temple and ritualistic, as well as coffin home services, fulfilling the aspirations of worshippers and the needs of the local community on funeral and burial services as well as the related facilities, while promoting traditional customs and preserving local culture at the same time.

Fallen Leaves Returning to Their Roots
by Wong Ting-Fung
2020, Screenprint

Launched in 2010, TWGHs i-dArt embraces a belief that art is a barrier-free common language. i-dArt aims to encourage more people with different abilities to participate in art to promote social inclusion.

TWGHs Charity Challenge Race 2019

The TWGHs Charity Challenge Race is a large-scale race to raise funds for TWGHs Development Fund of Kwong Wah Hospital Redevelopment Project.

Race Format: Each team player/individual player begins at the starting point, leaping over 8 different obstacle points along the 2.5 kilometre race course to the finishing point. If player fails at the obstacle point or violates the race rules, 60 seconds will be counted as penalty. Player is required to wear a timer inside the penalty zone until penalty time is over. No interference of the timer is allowed.

– Team/ Individual Challenge Race player must be aged 12 or above
– Each team consists of 4 players (minimum 3 players) regardless of gender

Date: Sunday, 27 January 2019

Time: 7:15am – 12pm

Place: Lung Wo Road, Central, Hong Kong

Rules: For more information on rules and guidelines, please follow this link

To participate in the race, please follow this link

For enquiries please call 2117 1650

About Kwong Wah Hospital: Kwong Wah Hospital, established by the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals in 1911, is one of the acute hospitals in Kowloon Central Cluster managed by the Hospital Authority. After redevelopment, the hospital will provide a patient-oriented environment with the capacity and capability to deliver holistic and seamless healthcare services, in collaboration with other hospitals within the cluster.

Additional and enhanced patient services to be provided after redevelopment
– Retain its role as acute hospital and aim to provide about 500 additional beds and 10 additional operation theatres.
– Emergency Services – Provision of adequate isolation facilities and 24-hour CT Scan services, and expansion of Emergency and Observation ward.
– Outpatient Services – Consultation rooms for specialist out-patient will be expanded from 44 to around 100.
– Day Care Medical Services – Provision of one-stop multi-disciplinary services to patients with non-acute conditions at an ambulatory care centre, facilitating patients to receive medical treatments.
– New Medical Oncology Services – Including front-line management, consultation services and chemotherapy programmes.
– By expansion of Chinese and Western Medicine Integration Services so as to provide comprehensive Chinese and Western Medicine Hospital Services.