Service Project Showcase

HKUST Connect supports and facilitates a broad and diverse set of collaborative activities that link the University and its larger community (local, state, national, global) for the benefit for all. Over the years, our students have collaborated with different partners in the following projects/events.

Sep 2016 - Current
2015 - 2016
2014 - 2015
2013 - 2014
2012 - 2013
2011 - 2012
2010 - 2011
2009 - 2010

  25 - 27 Nov 2016

Hong Kong Special Olympics (HKSO)
Special Olympics Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Invitational Games

HKUST students served in different roles such as escorting participants and guests, and providing administrative support.

2

 

20 & 27 Nov 2016

Playright Children's Play Association
Playright Game Day 智樂遊戲日

HKUST volunteers were recruited to facilitate the children participation in the game sessions and assist in the venue setup and cleaning.

2

 

12, 19 & 26 Nov 2016

United Christian Nethersole Community Health Service Lei Yue Mun Day Care Centre for the Elderly
Having Fun with the Elderly @Lei Yue Mun 伴耆樂聚鯉魚門

HKUST volunteers assisted the elders to participate in activities and chatted with the elders to gain a better understanding of their lives.

2

 
 

26 Nov 2016

Crossroads Foundation
Volunteering @Crossroads

HKUST our volunteers joined hands with a diverse team to support the organization's operations including sorting and packing the goods before re-distributing them to the needy.

2

 
 

28 Oct, 11 & 25 Nov 2016

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

HKUST volunteers provided tutorial classes and play interactive games with these children after meal in the canteen.

2

 

10 Sep, 22 Oct & 19 Nov 2016

Haven of Hope Bradbury King Lam Community Health Development Centre
Soup of Love 愛心湯水贈長者

HKUST volunteers organized fun activities to entertain the elders and also helped distributing traditional Chinese soups to the elders.

2

  4 & 18 Nov 2016

Ever Green Association
Food Share We Care @ Ever Green Association 愛共饗

HKUST students helped collect unsold fresh vegetables from a wet market, then sorted and re-distributed them to elderly in need.

2

 
  19 Nov 2016

PLK Lau Chan Siu Po District Elderly Community Centre (保良局劉陳小寶長者地區中心)
Fall Elderly Visit 「開心同歡長者月」長者探訪

HKUST students visited the elderly living alone in the Lam Tin district to show their love and care.

2

 
  25 Oct & 15 Nov 2016

Hong Kong Special Olympics (HKSO)
The 40th Hong Kong Special Olympics Golf Competition

HKUST students served in different roles such as escorting participants and guests, and providing administrative support.

2

  12 Nov 2016

Hong Kong Housing Society - Ageing-in-Place Scheme
Gate Painting @Cho Yiu Estate 祖堯安居樂油遊

HKUST volunteers helped refurbish the home gates of the elderly living in Cho Yiu Estate.

2

 

1 Nov 2016

Feeding Hong Kong
HKUST Bread Run (Nov 2016)

HKUST volunteers collected surplus bread in stores around Hong Kong and sent to warehouse for distribution.

2

 

29 Oct 2016

World Vision
Walk for Syria Charity Walk 「伴敘利亞步出生天」步行籌款

HKUST volunteers supported the operation of the charity walk.

2

 
 

29 Oct 2016

Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Fong Shu Chuen District Elderly Community Centre
Hiking with Elderly 郊野行山樂逍遙 (Oct 2016)

HKUST volunteers went hiking with the elderly in Clear Water Bay and had a great time learning more about each other.

2

 

29 Oct 2016

The Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Healthy Budgeting Family Debt Counselling Centre
"Planning a Brighter Future" Life Planning Workshop

HKUST volunteers assisted in facilitating the implementation of the simulation and group discussion session for students to reflect on their attitudes towards financial planning.

2

 
 

27 Oct 2016

Food Angel
Food Saving With Food Angel

HKUST volunteers assisted in sorting the vegetables and packing the meal boxes in this activity.

2

 

26 Oct 2016

The Salvation Army Shamshuipo Family Support Networking Team
"Step Up" Your Love @Shamshuipo 關「深」南昌 - 上樓傳愛探訪服務

HKUST volunteers visited the needy door-to-door and introduced community resources to them.

2

 

29 Sep, 6 & 20 Oct 2016

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

HKUST volunteers provided tutorial classes and play interactive games with these children after meal in the canteen.

2

 

15 Oct 2016

The Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Healthy Budgeting Family Debt Counselling Centre
"Planning a Brighter Future" Life Planning Workshop

HKUST volunteers assisted in facilitating the implementation of the simulation and group discussion session for students to reflect on their attitudes towards financial planning.

2

 
 

6, 7 & 11 - 14 Oct 2016

Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service
Blood Donation Promotion Campaign 科大捐血大行動 — 宣傳活動

HKUST students volunteered on campus to encourage students to donate blood and raise awareness about the ongoing need of blood donors.

2

 

17 Sep 2016

Playright Children's Play Association
Playright Primary School Game Day 智樂香港道教聯合會雲泉學校遊戲日

HKUST volunteers were recruited to facilitate the children participation in the game sessions and assist in the venue setup and cleaning.

2

 

10 Sep 2016

Hong Kong Y.W.C.A. Ming Yue District Elderly Community Centre
Care for Carers - Mid-Autumn Festival Home Visit 護老家庭中秋探訪慶團圓

HKUST volunteers visited the elders with healthy mooncakes and taught the elderly small exercises that they can do daily.

2

 

19, 26 Jul, 9, 16 Aug & 3 Sep 2016

Haven of Hope Bradbury King Lam Community Health Development Centre
Running Kids 2016

HKUST volunteers designed games, prepared materials and provided suggestion for kids to cope with tasks.

2