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1 獎學金成立目的 本獎學金由香港東區崇德社贊助,目的是鼓勵及支援優秀視障學生購買助視儀器或參與有益身心之課外活動,協助優秀視障學生接受融入教育。 每位得獎者將獲發放港幣1 萬5 千元或3 萬元的獎學金。獲獎學生須於每年提交報告,陳述獎學金如何善用於學習或參與課外活動。 2 申請程序 2.1 申請人可向香港盲人輔導會視障人士家庭資源中心索取申請表格,或點擊以下連結直接下載申請指引及報名表格。 申請指引 報名表格 2.2 申請人填妥申請表格後須於2019 年11 月8 日前郵寄或直接交回九龍深水埗南昌街223-227 號名都廣場閣樓M1 室 香港盲人輔導會視障人士家庭資源中心辦理。 2.3 申請人會於2020 年1 月31 日前接獲申請結果通知書。 3 申請資格 (一) 申請人之整體表現優良; 申請人學業成績優良; 或 申請人有領導才能,積極參與課外活動及/或社會服務;或 申請人在表演藝術有卓越表現或潛能。 (二) 申請人必須根據教育局的定義被評定為視障,即申請人最佳視力的一隻眼睛經 糾正後,最多只有視敏度6/18 *,而中央視野最闊只有20 度或更少。 (三) 年滿15 歲至25 歲之本港學生。 (四) 香港特別行政區永久居民。 4 申請者須知 4.1 申請人遞交申請表時,必須附上申請人身份證、殘疾人士證明、最近之學業成績表。若申請人或同住家人有領取綜援,請提供有關證明文件之副本。提供學校或老師之推薦信有助申請。 4.2 本基金及委員會保留修改、增刪及解釋申請章則及指引的最後權利。 5 查詢 請與視障人士家庭資源中心主任聯絡,聯絡電話為:29949655。

The annual keynote event of our club. 80 elderlies from the Yan Chai Hospital Community Services Eldery Services Department were invited to JW Marriott Hotel to enjoy a sumptuous lunch and an afternoon of entertainment and games. Recipients of the Scholarship for the Visually Impaired sang for the occasion, while Marycove School’s students performed lion dance. A Chinese Opera singing performance was provided by the Society for the Blind members. …

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Finale of the IDEAL Carers’ Project ‘道風山上的開心茶座’ outing held at Shatin 道風山 after 3 previous workshops. It was an emotional finish. All participants felt they have gained from the project. They feel more empowered to face the challenges ahead, more ready to take good care of themselves and more open to talk about their emotions. They have made some good friends through the project too. There were about 15 beneficiary …

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Fellowship Baking for SOCO Tram Ride at Coup Kitchen on 1 March 2019

This is a continuation of 2017-18 project. We aimed to provide support and our care to low income groups in Sham Shui Po, mostly, single mums through 4 sessions per requested and identified by SOCO.  Those with the highest attendance rate would be invited for an open deck tram ride with family members scheduled for March 2, 2019. 4 workshops were arranged in Jan 2019 as below: Jan 8: English …

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Hong Kong Blind Union presented a souvenir to ZHKE for being their long term partner at their event “協進樂韻知音暨服務中心成立四十週年嘉年華” on November 25, 2018.

November 17 has been designated as 2018 Zonta Day whereby our sister Zontians participated to learn how to design and make the environmental goodies bags for the 2019 Annual Charity Party of our Club. https://www.zontahkeast.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/ZHKE_Zonta_Day_20181117.mp4

The White Cane Day 2018 was held on October 28, 2018. This event aimed to encourage the visually impaired (VI) and sighted participants to form teams to have different sports competitions in order to promote inclusion among the VI and their able-bodied counterparts. The highlight and finale of the event was the Guinness World Record attempt for which 225 VI joined by healthy sighted people with blind folds to walk …

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HK Society for the Blind presented a souvenir to ZHKE for being their long term partner at their event “See & Touch – Fun for Inclusion” on October 20, 2018.

Scholarships for the Visually Impaired 2017 — a recurrent project to award the visually impaired students who, despite their limitations, can still excel themselves in different fields. Over the last two years, six half scholarships (@$15,000) and one full scholarship ($30,000) have been awarded to students of the Society for the Blind on their academic, sports and artistic merits and achievements. Since 2006, the Zonta Club of Hong Kong East has …

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Money Bank Programme “互惠民間手作 — 耆意福袋” — a two year service project in support of Lady Maclehose’s Money Bank Programme operating with a coupon system. Ladies attended photo frame and environmental bags (with 蝶古巴特 patterns) making classes received coupons which they could accumulate with previously earned ones. They can use these coupons to redeem food and daily necessities. Two workshops had been held by these women to train the Zontains the …

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Reaching High — an on-going programme with Mary Cove Centre to help the students to re-connect with the society via a proper career path. Focus of the programme has been on self-understanding, life planning and pre-vocational preparation. In this Biennium, a PROB Computer programme has been used to let the girls identify their dream careers. After that, career talks and sharing sessions by professionals had been conducted. Introduction of the web-based tool …

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Annual Charity Parties (ACP) 2018 — the Club’s annual signature project at which the turn up rate of participating Zontians is often very high. The aim of ACP is to give the elderly, the single moms and the underprivileged, a total of 80, an opportunity to have a good lunch at J M Marriott; to enjoy the plush hotel environment; to receive goodie bags stuffed with useful gifts such as daily necessities, …

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Women Relax Zone — a project jointly run with Yang Memorial for the underprivileged Nepalese women and their families to boost their confidence and to help them realize that they were not an isolated community. The women had access to usage of a flat which had been made into a zone for relaxation. Eight different activities were provided to 290 participants of 20 families at the zone: Yoga, cooking, coffee making …

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Hand in Hand — an on-going pioneering women mentorship project jointly organized with SOCO to provide support and care to new immigrants of underprivileged families, mostly single mums. This biennium’s project consisted of 2 phases: Phase One comprising 4 parenting sessions with the mums on education, inner peace, cosmetic, health and nutrition and Phase Two with two sessions on Eneargram and Healthy Diet & Cooking. A tour of the Hong Kong Park …

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Education Fund for Disable Parents — a two year project which provided funding to visually or otherwise impaired parents so that they could afford to nurture and help their children develop. This financial assistance enabled the parents to look for tuition to help bring along their children’s academic improvement and to be able to access more learning and development opportunities. The parents were extremely happy to see the remarkable changes that their …

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Community Project “崇德愛, 心晴天 社區計劃” — a YWCA project focusing on supporting women who had to face challenges in their marriages. It provided legal and emotional support in the form of an App, workshops, ambassador training, mother day celebration, and a day camp. Ten “Say No” ambassadors had been recruited to help promote and advocate Zonta’s “Zonta Say No to Violence against Women”. An activity 社區 ceremony was held to …

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Zonta Day 2017 – Charity Walk for RainLily – Service projects run to celebrate the Zonta Days of the Biennium were a cooking contest in 2017 for the Nepalese ladies of Yang Memorial followed with a talk by a qualified dietician and a fund raising Charity Walk — “Walking in Her shoes” to help raise fund for RainLily 風雨蘭 in 2018. Male friends joined the walk wearing High Heels. Two visits …

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Scholarships for the Visually Impaired 2017 — a recurrent project to award the visually impaired students who, despite their limitations, can still excel themselves in different fields. Over the last two years, six half scholarships (@$15,000) and one full scholarship ($30,000) have been awarded to students of the Society for the Blind on their academic, sports and artistic merits and achievements. Since 2006, the Zonta Club of Hong Kong East has …

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