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





  6, 27 Aug, 3, 8 & 9 Sep 2016

Hong Kong Psoriasis Patients Association
Serve the Psoriatic with the Psoriatic 與「銀」同行助他人

HKUST volunteers communicated and interacted withpsoriatic patients, and organized an exhibition on HKUST campus to further enhance the awareness of psoriasis and the acceptance towards the psoriatic.

2

  29 Aug 2016

Hong Kong Playground Association Jockey Club Chuk Yuen (South) Integrated Service Centre For Children & Youth
Life Simulation Camp 模擬人生體驗日

HKUST volunteers promoted basic financial concepts to primary school children through acitivity.

2

 

22, 24 & 27 Aug 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

 
 

24 Oct, 28 Nov 2015, 23 Jan, 12 Mar, 16 Apr, 18 Jun, 23 Jul & 20 Aug 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

  3 - 5, 8 - 12 & 15 Aug 2016

World Vision Hong Kong
Used Book Recycling Campaign舊書回收義賣大行動

HKUST volunteers assisted with the logistics of the campaign and supported book selling days in August.

2

 
  5 - 6 Aug 2016

Hong Kong Playground Association Jockey Club Chuk Yuen (South) Integrated Service Centre For Children & Youth
Kids Challenge Camp 今晚自己訓

HKUST volunteers assisted in the activities and helped to improve participants' self-caring abilities through camping, mass games and cooking.

2

 
 

23 July 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

 

5 & 13 July 2016

Hong Kong Special Olympics (HKSO)
The 40th Special Olympics Swimming Competition 第四十屆香港特殊奧運會游泳比賽

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

2

1
 

16 & 30 Jun 2016

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

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

2

 

2 - 8 Jun 2016

Cambodian Children's Fund, Wat Opot Children Community, Who Will Village
Cambodia Service Learning Trip (Jun 2016)

HKUST students empower Cambodia children to pursue their dreams by showing affection and compassion through the specially designed educational and cultural exchange programs for kids in different organizations according to their needs and English level.

2

 

2 - 8 Jun 2016

Cambodian Children's Fund, Wat Opot Children Community, Who Will Village
Cambodia Solar Project - Pre-installation Trip (Jun 2016)

HKUST students introduce a solar panel system at two local underprivileged orphanages and other sustainable ways to support them and sustained the relationship cultivated through previous trips between HKUST student community and the Cambodian children and youth.

2

 

2 - 6 Jun 2016

Student Affairs Office of the University of Macau
Hong Kong & Macau Joint University Service Camp港澳聯校服務營

HKUST students, together with students from University of Macau, conducted their services in Sham Shui Po district and Macau. The service camp aimed to support and empower under-privileged groups in both cities, and to provide a platform for participants from the two universities to gain a better understanding on the social issues faced by these groups.

2

 

31 May - 6 Jun 2016

eco-Cultivation Organic Farm (Rujin) Limited
Jiangxi Service Learning Trip 手牽「守童」行 -- 江西服務學習之旅

HKUST volunteers conducted teaching on science and arts to the local children to develop their potential. They also enjoyed the team building and language enhancement activities with the kids.

2

 

25 Nov 2015 - 30 Jun 2016

Hong Kong Family Welfare Society - Wellness Programme
Junior Financial Planner「理財至叻KID」活動義工

HKUST students promoted the concept of financial management in daily life and encourage primary students to reflect on their attitudes and values of using money.

2

1
 

23, 30 Apr & 7 May 2016

Hong Kong Christian Service - Integrated Service Centre for Local South Asians
Celebrate Diversity x EM 「少數」‧點?

HKUST volunteers empowered a group of female adolescence from diverse ethnic backgrounds and strengthen their sense of belonging through interactive games, cultural exchange activities and an outing.

2

 
 

Jan to Apr 2016

Ronald McDonald House Charities
Read the World Program @ Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)

HKUST volunteers were trained as reading buddies to read stories to children after school.

2

 
 

Nov 2015 - Apr 2016

Independent Commision Against Corruption
ICAC Ambassador Programme 2015/16

HKUST students from different schools were selected as ambassadors to initiate their own activities for promoting integrity-related messages to their fellow students.

2

 
 

2 & 23 Apr 2016

Lok Chi Association Limited – Lok Chi Youth Centre (Tai Wo Hau)
Beyond Intelligence 智窮人不窮

HKUST volunteers organized workshops on food and made sushi with the mentally challenged.

2

 

22, 29 Jan, 2, 19 Feb, 12, 18 Mar, 12 & 29 Apr 2016

Tseung Kwan O Hospital
Care for the Hospitalized Children

HKUST volunteers played games with the children in pediatric ward and helped them regain positive mindset.

2

 
 

19 Mar 2016

Fu Hong Society
Volunteer for the 3rd Hike for Health @ Fu Hong Society 第三屆「行出健康」賽事組義工

HKUST volunteers provided on-site logistics and adminstrative support to the event.

2

 
 

18, 25 Feb & 10 Mar 2016

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

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

2

 
 

23, 30 Jan, 6 & 20 Feb 2016

Tsz Wan Shan Integrated Family Service Centre
Chinese Fun for Everyone 與「中」童樂

HKUST volunteers taught ethnic minority children Chinese through interactive games.

2

 

18 Dec 2015 to 19 Feb 2016

S.K.H. Welfare Council Love to Learn Enhancement Centre
Mentorship Program for students with special educational needs 特殊學習需要兒童師友計劃 2015/16

HKUST volunteers assisted children with their homework and celebrated festivals with them.

2

 
 

16 Oct 2015 & 19 Feb 2016

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

HKUST volunteers collected unsold vegetables in wet market and distributed them to people in need.

2

 
 

19 Dec 2015, 9 , 16, 23 & 30 Jan 2016

Hong Kong Special Olympics (HKSO)
The 39th Hong Kong Special Olympics Track and Field Events

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

2

1
 

29 Jan 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

 

28 Jan 2016

Feeding Hong Kong
HKUST Bread Run (Jan 2016)

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

2

 

30 Dec 2015, 13 & 27 Jan 2016

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

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

2

 

22 Sep 2015 & 18 Jan 2016

Food Angel
Food Saving With Food Angel

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

2

 

16 Jan 2016

Crossroads Foundation
Volunteering@Crossroads

HKUST volunteers assisted in sorting and packing reyclced goods before redistribution to people in need.

2

 

14 Jan 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

 

5 - 11 Jan 2016

Cambodian Children's Fund, Wat Opot Children Community, Who Will Village
Cambodia Service Learning Trip (Jan 2016)

HKUST students empower Cambodia children to pursue their dreams by showing affection and compassion through the specially designed educational and cultural exchange programs for kids in different organizations according to their needs and English level.

2

 

5 - 11 Jan 2016

eco-Cultivation Organic Farm (Rujin) Limited
Jiangxi Service Learning Trip 手牽「守童」行 -- 江西服務學習之旅

HKUST volunteers conducted teaching on science and arts to the local children to develop their potential. They also enjoyed the team building and language enhancement activities with the kids.

2

 

3 - 10 Jan 2016

Habitat for Humanity Vietnam
Vietnam House Building Service Trip (Jan 2016)

During the trip, HKUST volunteers built two houses for local families in the rural village of Quang Nam, Vietnam.

2

 

5 - 8 Jan 2016

Hong Kong Young Women's Christian Association Tai O Community Work Office
Workcamp @ Tai O Community (Jan 2016) 大澳工作營

HKUST volunteers repainted stilt houses for the locals, organized elderly service, as well as cultural and environmental workshops for primary school children.

2

 

Sep - Nov 2015

The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups Jockey Club Ping Shek Youth S.P.O.T.
Neighborhood Academic Support Program (Phase VII) 「學習有里」鄰舍學業支援計劃

HKUST volunteers acted as private tutors for underprivileged children and provided support on their academic studies.

2

 
 

28 Nov 2015

Hong Kong & Kowloon Chiu Chow Public Association Secondary School
Auditory Training App Volunteer Recruitment「精靈小耳朵 」活動義工

HKUST volunteers led games and facilitated voice collection of primary school students.

2

 

4, 11, 18 & 25 Nov 2015

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Storytelling @ Kiddy Heart Canteen (2015 年 11 月)

HKUST volunteers read stories to children to stimulate their reading habit, and engaged them in post reading activities.

2

 

21 Nov 2015

Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Fong Shu Chuen District Elderly Community Centre
Hiking with Elderly 郊野行山樂逍遙 (Nov 2015)

HKUST volunteers went hiking with the elderly in Sai Kung and had a tour in HKUST afterwards.

2

 
14 Nov 2015

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

 

15, 29 Oct & 12 Nov 2015

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

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

2

 

10 Nov 2015

Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂

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

2

 

29 Oct 2015

Feeding Hong Kong
HKUST Bread Run (Oct 2015)

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

2

 

12 - 15 Oct 2015

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

 
 

12 Oct 2015

Hong Kong Red Cross John F. Kennedy Centre Alumni Association
Annual General Meeting of Hong Kong Red Cross John F. Kennedy Centre Alumni Association 2014/15 香港紅十字會甘迺迪中心校友會2014/15年度會員大會

Volunteers were recruited to provide logistic support, stage management and other personalized support to the disabled members.

2

 
 

16 & 30 Sep 2015

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

 

26 Sep 2015

Crossroads Foundation
Volunteering@Crossroads

HKUST volunteers assisted in the refurbishment of one of the old warehouses.

2

 

26 Sep 2015

Haven of Hope Bradbury King Lam Community Health Development Centre
HOHCS Mid-Autumn Festival Elderly Home Visit 愛心月餅贈長者 (2015 年 9 月)

HKUST volunteers visited the elders with healthy mooncakes and chatted with them.

2