Event Details

The Community Chest of Hong Kong - The First Charity Walk in 2009

Date: 11 January 2009
Time: 9:00am
Venue: Starts from Hong Kong Stadium and finishes at Aberdeen Country Park Visitors Centre
Assemly: Hong Kong Stadium
Organizer(s): The Community Chest of Hong Kong
Contact Person: Miss Kelly Chu
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 2690 3899
Content: In the past forty years, the Community Chest of Hong Kong has been striving its best to raise funds on behalf of the social welfare agencies in order to help hundreds of thousands of people with less fortune in our community. In 2009, The Community Chest will allocate over HK$24 million to support 21 social welfare agencies to provide "Family and Child Welfare Services". All funds which are raised by the charity walk programme will be employed to maintain and strengthen family bonding and to assist family members for establishing mutual support relationships. As a professional body in Hong Kong, IOSH appeals its members to actively join this meaningful event. The route starts from Hong Kong Stadium, passes through Wong Nai Chung Gap Road, Black's Link, Aberdeen Reservoir Road and finishes at Aberdeen Country Park Visitors Centre. Total distance is approximately 10 kilometres.It normally takes 3 to 4 hours to complete the whole journey. Your participation will help make a difference to the lives of those in need.
Remarks: Apart from your participation, you may also invite your friends and relatives to join the event, please provide their names by sending an email to Miss Kelly Chu. This event is not covered by insurance policy held by IOSH (HK). Participated members may consider arrange their own insurance coverage for the visit if necessary.

Registrations Details:

The online registration starts at 2008-12-11 and end at 2008-12-31. Please register during the above period.