Beneficiaries 受惠机构

 

Provide immediate food and medical assistance to under-resourced households impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic; transform playspace through community engagement and empowerment.

提供紧急食物及医疗支援予受新型冠状病毒肺炎疫症影响的弱势家庭、改善社区游乐设施,加强社区参与 。

EnrichHK

A winner of the UBS OSC NGO Leadership Programme, Enrich has developed the project “Debt Recovery Programme for Migrant Domestic Workers.” This new pilot programme, delivered once every quarter, aims to provide 200 domestic workers with wealth management guidance in English, Tagalog and Bahasa Indonesian through group workshops and one-to-one support.

Domestic workers who complete the programme will be equipped with a personal debt repayment plan with clear goals and a timeline to become debt-free. They will walk away confidently with tools to help them avoid debt traps in the future.

“Debt Recovery Programme for Migrant Domestic Workers” 为EnrichHK推出的先导计划。这个项目是UBS OSC NGO Leadership Programme另一得奖项目。计划旨在为200名面对财富管理问题的外佣提供协助。计划透过小组及个人工作坊教授参与者一些基本技巧,设定理财目标并避免陷入财富陷阱,而工作坊将以多种语言(英语,塔加路语和印尼语)进行。计划完成后,参与者将能制定个人债务偿还方案,还清债务。


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Zamira Monteiro, Communications Manager of Enrich Hong Kong, which is one of the beneficiaries and also a winner of the UBS NGO leadership program, spoke to Radio 3’s Peter Lewis.
HandsOn HK
牵手

HandsOn HK is an organisation with the mission of empowering everyone in Hong Kong to volunteer. ‘Care Delivered’ is a programme drawn up by HandsOn HK to supply care packages to the most vulnerable groups in Hong Kong who have been severely impacted by COVID-19. Collaborating with 7 charities in food assistance and other volunteers, HandsOn HK will provide the needy with one-year meal packages. In view of the challenge in food delivery, HandsOn HK will mobilise volunteers in the dispatch of the relief packages. This allows under-resourced charities to solicit manpower and resources from HandsOn HK.

HandsOn HK believes that participation in local relief efforts during this unprecedented crisis will empower volunteers to help the community.

No. of Beneficiaries: 2,140 units (335 households, 5 under-resourced charities, 1,800 HK volunteers)

「牵手」是一个推广义务工作的组织。 “Care Delivered”是他们其中一项计划,旨在为在港受新冠肺炎疫情影响的弱势群体提供护理服务。「牵手」将与7个食物援助慈善机构和其他义工合作,为贫困人士提供长达一年的食物援助。面对运送食物的挑战,「牵手」将动员义工们帮忙运送救援物资,同时为资源不足的慈善机构提供足够人力和资源。

「牵手」于这场史无前例的疫情中参与本地的救援工作,让义工发挥所长,积极爲社区提供帮助。

受惠人数:2,140名参加者 (335个家庭、5个资源不足的慈善机构、1,800位香港义工)


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This year Hands On Hong Kong runs a project called “Care Delivered” with another charity Feeding Hong Kong. Radio 3’s Angie Man talks to both project organisers and finds out how this joining force is helping the most vulnerable local groups in Hong Kong hit by COVID-19.
J Life Foundation Limited
启爱共融社区中心

J Life Foundation Limited is a charitable organisation with three main objectives: Feed the poor, Educate the next generations, and encourage recipients to Help others to help themselves. Since its foundation, the charity has served over 1,000 poverty-stricken families by sending them surplus food from chain stores every day and opening up education opportunities to people of all ages. As a token of thanks, members are motivated to give back, sharing with others life-transforming experiences as benefited individuals and leading a happier and more meaningful life.

Funded by OSC, ‘J Life @ Fighting COVID-19’ will offer day-to-day household support and subsidies, including delivery of food packs and 3-month electricity bill subsidies, to 200 4-people low-income families residing in subdivided units in town. Also, a disadvantaged community member will be hired by the foundation as a staff member of the Community Resource Platform to monitor the food wholesale prices among stores and organise the bulk purchase.

No. of beneficiaries: 800
(Presumably 200 4-people families and 1 part-time staff)

启爱共融社区中心是一个慈善组织,其宗旨有三:养活穷困人士、教育下一代和鼓励受助者帮助他人自助。自成立以来,这慈善机构为超过1,000个贫困家庭提供服务,包括每天把连锁店的过剩食物送给他们,并向不同年龄人士提供教育机会。受益者的生活得以改善,他们为了表达谢意及积极回馈,更与他人分享改变人生的经历。

由爱心圣诞大行动资助的「啓爱与你同心抗疫」计划将向200个居住在劏房的4人低收入家庭提供日常家居支援和资助,包括送递食品包和3个月的电费补贴。除此以外,基金亦将会被用作雇用一位弱势人士作为社区资源平台的职员,负责市场价格调查及采购。

受惠人数:800名
(大约200个4人家庭和1名兼职员工)


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The founder of of J Life Foundation Elli Fu says their new project will supply food packs and essential pandemic supplies to 500 families living in subdivided flats, and these families will also receive subsidies for their electricity bills. Ms Fu showed Janice Wong around her family service centre in Sham Shui Po.
Playright
智乐儿童游乐协会

Playright aims at building a society which respects, protects and fulfils children’s right to play. In the hope of creating free play for children and equipping adults with knowledge of children’s play, the charity is committed to arranging a variety of play services for children in schools and communities, taking care of hospitalised children in the prevention of emotional scars and providing relevant professional training.

The OSC-funded project, Community Engagement and Empowerment for Play Space Transformation Project creates a child-friendly and adult-empowering environment. Activities such as training workshops, overseas field trips and pop-up events will be held to build a ‘Playful City’.

No. of beneficiaries: 275 units
(75 community members, 100 professionals, government officials, NGOs, and the general public, and 100 families)

智乐儿童游乐协会旨在建立一个尊重、保护、实践儿童游戏权利的社会。为了给儿童提供自由游戏的机会,协会安排各种游戏服务予学校和社区中的儿童参与,并为住院病童提供适切服务以照顾他们的情感和游戏需要。协会亦提供相关的专业培训,提升成年人对儿童自由游戏的认知,建立「好玩城市」。

「爱心圣诞大行动」的善款会支持他们推行"Community Engagement and Empowerment for Play Space Transformation"计划,此计划将举办各种活动,例如培训工作坊,海外实地考察和快闪活动等,以扩大社区内的公共游戏空间、鼓励市民积极参与儿童游戏服务,及支持对儿童和儿童游戏友好的组织。

受惠人数:275个单位(75个社区成员,100个专业人士、政府官员、非政府组织和公众人士,100个家庭)


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The OSC-funded project, Community Engagement and Empowerment for Play Space Transformation Project creates a child-friendly and adult-empowering environment.
Wofoo Social Enterprises
和富社会企业

Advocating a harmonious and caring society, Wofoo Social Enterprises (WSE) joins with a variety of social groups to come up with ideas for better distribution of resources in society.

With the intention of raising awareness about compulsive hoarding behaviour (CHB), public educational activities will be run under ‘Simple Living’ - a programme of WSE which will attend to the compulsive hoarding problem in Hong Kong. It is their plan to educate the public on CHB and advise them self-help methods to reduce hoarding at home. WSE will look after households who need assistance through their house-tidying services. For mild cases, the foundation will declutter the house and recycle the extras for the service unit; for severe cases, the institution will also train victims on CHB and ways to alleviate their situation, making the project multi-directional and purposeful.

No. of Beneficiaries: 970 adults aged 18-40

和富社会企业(WSE) 推崇和谐、关爱的精神,致力和各界团体合作,促进社会资源分配。

为了让社会更了解囤积症(CHB),WSE将推行“Simple Living”计划,透过公共教育活动提高大众对囤积症的认识。WSE为大众提供方法改善家中囤积的情况,亦会帮助有需要家庭整理房屋。WSE会协助受影响家庭整理房屋及回收多余物品。如果个案比较严重,WSE更会提供CHB培训,教育他们如何减轻囤积情况,务求使计划更全面有效。

受惠人数:970名18-40岁的成人


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Michael Ma, the chairman of the Simple Living project at Wofoo Enterprises, told Janice Wong that contrary to popular belief, compulsive hoarding disorder affects both the young and old.