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International Women’s Day 2020 Gala Lunch

16 Jan

International Women's Day 2020 Gala Lunch banner
Please join The Women’s Foundation in celebration of International Women’s Day as they reaffirm their commitment to build a gender-balanced world.

The lunch will welcome industry-leading guest speakers and speeches from their TWF programme participants. An audience of 500 senior corporate executives, academics, media representatives, leaders of corporate women’s networks, government leaders, and diversity champions are expected.

Limited spaces are available. Seats are not guaranteed until advance payment is received. Individual tickets cannot be refunded but can be transferred.

Please kindly note Eventbrite is only for individual ticket purchase. For table/corporate sponsorship opportunities, please contact Virginia.Li@twfhk.org.

Date: Monday, 12 March 2020

Time: 12-2pm

Place: Conrad Hong Kong, 88 Queensway

Price:
Early bird (before 17 January) – $1,900
Full price – $2,300
To register for this event, please follow this link to Eventbrite

About The Women’s Foundation: The Women’s Foundation is a non-profit organisation established in 2004 and dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls in Hong Kong. The Women’s Foundation aspires to conduct ground-breaking research, to run innovative and impactful community programmes, and they engage in education and advocacy in the pursuit of three main goals:
– Challenging gender stereotypes
– Empowering women in poverty
– Advancing women leaders

One last word before Christmas…give generously

17 Dec

This will be the last blog post of the year. As we dive into the Festive Season, spare a thought for those less fortunate. With the continued social unrest, it’s been a particularly difficult year for nonprofits to raise funds with many fundraising events either postponed or cancelled. They need your help more than ever.

So please spare a thought for them and donate generously. The organisations listed under Volunteer Opportunities on this blog would welcome your donations.

Happy Holidays, posts will resume in the New Year!

Krav Maga – Women Empowered Through Self-defense benefitting HandsOn – 25 Nov

7 Nov

Join a very special Krav Maga self-defense workshop for women aged 14+ organized by HandsOn Hong Kong Board Member, Clinton Yang. The workshop scheduled for Monday, 25th November, will mark the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Instructors from the International Krav Maga Federation Hong Kong will be conducting the class. All proceeds from the sessions will benefit HandsOn Hong Kong community programs. Spaces are limited, please find more details and purchase your ticket at: http://www.ticketflap.com/kravmaga2019.

Date: Monday, 25 November 2019

Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm OR 6:30pm – 9:30pm

Place: Optimum Performance Studio, Tsim Sha Tsui, HK

Price: HK$1500 per session
To register please follow this link to Ticketflap

About HandsOn Hong Kong: HandsOn Hong Kong mobilizes and empowers our community to meet pressing social needs in Hong Kong through volunteer services.

HandsOn Hong Kong’s vision is a caring community that gives its time and talent to transform Hong Kong.

AWA Charity Bazaar 2019

22 Oct


Gifting & Giving Wrapped Up
In One Fabulous Event
!
The AWA Charity Bazaar is back! Enjoy holiday shopping in the Police Married Quarters (PMQ’s) covered marketplace. Rain or shine, over 85 vendors and artists will be offering unique gifts for everyone on your list.

SILENT AUCTION
Bid at the bazaar! Check out the exciting line up of packages including boutique hotel stays, fine jewelry, presidential level art and culture memberships, fitness packages and more. All valued at HK$5,000+ each.

LAI SEE LUCKY DRAW
Look for volunteers selling red envelopes filled with chances to win goodies like gift certificates to restaurants, shows, spa treatments and much more. All worth HK$300 + each.

GIVING TREE
A Giving Tree will be in the center of the fun! Choose a charity to support, fill out a sponsor star for you or a loved one and hang it on the Giving Tree, knowing you are supporting those less fortunate this holiday season.

Proceeds benefit AWA supported charities!

Date: Thursday, 7 November 2019

Time: 11:30am – 7:30pm

Place: PMQ, Aberdeen Street, Central

About AWA: The AWA is a volunteer based charitable women’s organization with a proud, nearly 60-year legacy of giving, with 700+ members from 38 countries. The AWA aims to help the underserved, empower and provide platforms for women, encourages cultural adventures and exchanges in Asia (and beyond) and fosters a supportive community through educational, recreational, fundraising and social activities.

HER Fund Fundraising Lunch – 24 Oct

24 Jul

HER Fund is excited to announce that this year’s luncheon event is titled “Changing the Trajectory: Lifting up the Next Generation Women”. Featuring a panel of inspiring and diverse female voices, they will discuss the transformative approach to leadership, the importance of providing young women with opportunities to lead and the power of sharing HER stories and experiences.

The luncheon will be attended by over 100 senior corporate executives across all sectors, leaders of corporate women’s networks and diversity champions, government leaders, academics and representatives from local grassroots organisations involved in women’s and gender issues.

Be part of that important change and to support HER Fund improve gender equality for women from all walks of life by becoming an event sponsor for this fundraising luncheon.

Date: Thursday, 24 October 2019

Time: 12.00pm- 2.30pm

Place: Frites, 38 Haven St, Causeway Bay

Price:
Diamond Sponsor – $50,000HKD
Gold Table Sponsor – $30,000HKD
Silver Table Sponsor – $10,000HKD
Individual Tickets – $700HKD

For sponsorship, table host, ticket enquirers and purchases, please contact Danielle Stutterd, Danielle.Stutterd@herfund.org.hk

About HER Fund: HER Fund is a helping hand to the most neglected women and girls in Hong Kong. They provide capacity-building, leadership training and grants to grassroots organizations led by and serving the most disadvantaged. Founded in 2004, HER Fund has granted over $6,000,000 HKD in seed funding and directly benefited over 40,000 people.

As the only community women’s fund to advance equality by grant-making and capacity building in Hong Kong; HER Fund sees herself as part of the social change movements. They are committed to empower the capacity of marginalized women to become self-sufficient and enable them to create, lead, and sustain better lives.

Women of Hope Fundraising Luncheon 2019

28 Mar


The Women of Hope (WOH) was established in 2014 to recognise Hong Kong’s influential women who tirelessly champion the calls for social justice for women, children and our community, as well as those who astound our city with their ability to create, inspire and offer hope to all, both at home and abroad.

On Friday 17th May, 2019 The Women Of Hope Awards Fundraiser Luncheon will be held at JW Marriott, Admiralty. All proceeds raised from this event will help further the work and reach of the HKAHF’s Cancer Fund, by helping the sick who do not have the financial means and immediate access to high cost treatment (such as PET, CT scans or MRIS and breast screening – mammograms) and also allow them the use of the Adventist Hospital Oncology Centre.

Date: Friday, 17 May 2019

Time: 11am – 2:30pm

Place: JW Marriott Ballroom, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong

Price: HK$35,000 / HK$25,000 per table
HK$2,500 per seat

To register and purchase tickets, please follow this link.

Dress Code: Business Attire

About Hong Kong Adventist Hospital Foundation: Hong Kong Adventist Hospital Foundation’s Charity Outreach Programs were set up to support financially disadvantaged patients from around the region. Their mission is to assist and support those people whose quality of life could be dramatically improved by medical treatment, yet lack the financial capacity to even consider seeking proper help. Through the Outreach Programs, they have been able to contribute to the society and have helped to restoring joy and happiness to families that have been plagued by ongoing suffering, pain, and uncertainty.

HKAHF’s Charity Outreach Programs are a multi-faceted care service, providing assistance through financial contributions and is complementary to support the public sector. HKAHF depends on your generous and kind support to extend its life-changing initiatives.

Charity Outreach Programs include:
– Adventist Heart Fund
– Cancer Fund
– Children’s Hearing Fund
– Children’s Medical Fund
– Children’s Orthopaedic Fund
– Eye Fund
– Otological Service Fund
– General Medical Fund
– Medical Fund
– Development Fund
– Healthy Lifestyle Fund

Jockey Club InspiringHK SportsCHAT recruiting Female Volunteers

6 Feb

Do you want to meet with women leaders from various walks of life? Are you interested in learning yoga and Krav Maga, a self-defense system, too? If so, you should not miss InspiringHK‘s female-oriented sports programme “Jockey Club InspiringHK SportsCHAT“!

InspiringHK is recruiting FEMALE volunteers for the programme whereby you will be a “sports buddy” of a junior secondary school girl and participate in workshops together, supporting them to do sports, build self-confidence and broaden their horizons. Don’t miss this unique volunteering opportunity!

Check out the details here: https://bit.ly/2SRppMv

Please enrol at: https://bit.ly/2srGEZc

About InspiringHK Sports Foundation: InspiringHK Sports Foundation is a Hong Kong-based charity, founded in 2012 to develop better youths through sports. Their mission is to promote and facilitate equal access to sports training for youths – regardless of their economic background, gender, ethnicity, religion and disability, – so as to instill in them good sportsmanship to enhance their social mobility, as well as to promote gender equality, social inclusion and a healthy lifestyle. InspiringHK Sports Foundation carries their missions through long-term sports training, learning experience activities and advocacy.