Corporate Social Responsibilities
We care the city we live in
On 13 Aug, Convoy volunteers visited the elderly in Shau Kei Wan, chatting with them and giving them gift bags.
On 6 Aug, Convoy Volunteer Team visited Tai Po to organize a fun day for hospitalized children.
On 23 July, through discreetly designed interactive games at the Convoy Life Investment Centre, Convoy Volunteer Team taught correct financial concepts to the primary students from grassroots families in Sham Shui Po.
On 16 July, 22 Convoy volunteers played games with residents of the PLK Jubilee Sheltered Workshop during their visit.
On the next day, Convoy volunteers visited the Lovewide Rehabilitation Centre, wrapping dumplings with the residents there and giving out gift bags.
On 5 June, Convoy Volunteer Team collaborated with A Drop of Life in giving out gift bags packed by the volunteers themselves, sending Dragon Boat greetings to the elderly.
On the eve of Dragon Boat Festival, Convoy volunteers paid a visit to the elderly at Ma On Shan district, helping them clear their flats.
41 Convoy volunteers joined the Walk for Water, completing a 4km walk while carrying 4.5L water on their backs, raising funds for A Drop of Life to improve the life of rural peasants.
25 Convoy volunteers cleared the exotic plants at Mai Po on 30 Apr to protect the balance of ecosystem there.
20 Convoy staff participated in 3km and 10km races of Fearless Dragon Run, showing support to social inclusion.
Convoy Volunteer Team visited the PLK Jubilee Sheltered Workshop, spending the day playing games with the residents.
20 volunteers from the Convoy Volunteer Team joined the New Territories Walk on 13 Mar, which the whole walk started at Tai Po, lasting for 1.5 hours.
Convoy sent out two teams to participate in the Green Power Hike on 30 Jan, taking real action to support green hiking and environmental protection. At the end, the teams garnered the Champion of both 50km and 25km of the ICP Cup.
Convoy Volunteer Team supported the Guide Dog Charity Walk on 24 Jan in Tai Mei Tuk under 3 degrees Celsius, distributing gift bags to participants and helping on crowd control.
Despite the freezing weather of 8 degrees Celsius, Convoy Volunteer Team summoned about 70 volunteers to visit the elderly at Tsui Ping Estate in Kwun Tong, sending early Chinese New Year greetings and warmth.
20 Convoy Volunteers went to Shing Mun Country Park to pick up rubbish and ended up collecting 150lbs rubbish on 6 Dec, advocating the idea of “trackless hiking”.
Guangxi Student Sponsorship Tour 2015 brought music to the Guangxi villages for the very first time, by giving out Ukuleles to the local primary school students for free and teaching them to play a song.
Convoy sponsored 4 non-government teams to join the 2nd Fair Trade Charity Football Match, in order to raise public attention for child labour and fair trade through football matches.
Over 100 Convoy Volunteers cheered and supported runners at Lead Mine Pass during the Totem Run, spreading the message of social inclusion at the same time.
As the supporting organization of Oxfam’s “Home for Dinner”, the Group allowed Convoyees to leave work earlier for home on 9 Oct so as to dine with family members. Quincy Wong, Group Chairman, was invited to cook during Press Conference, advocating the idea of dining at home more frequently in exchange for quality time spent with family members.
Henry Shin, our Group Chief Distribution Officer joined fellow Convoy volunteers to a Food Angel service. They produced healthy and carbon reductive vegetarian meal boxes.
Over 150 Convoy volunteers visited the elderly in the South Kowloon District on an early weekend morning in September. Many of them were parents bringing their children to experience the festive warmth for the less attended in the commumity.
Do you know that there are many dog lovers in Convoy? 14 of them showed their love for these fluffy friends of humans by taking the abandoned ones on walks.
On 23 June, Convoy Volunteer Team seized the Dragon Boat Festival to spread festive blessings to the elderly living alone through the preparation of healthy hot meal boxes.
On 13 June, Convoy Volunteer Team joined Lok Sin Tong in visiting the elderly during Dragon Boat Festival, bringing them festive joy and laughter.
On the eve of the Dragon Boat Festival, Convoy Volunteer Team joined Sheng Kung Hui in visiting the elderly people living alone in different districts. Handmade gift bags were given to them.
On 8 June, Convoy Volunteer Team visited Food Angel in Sham Shui Po to help with the preparation of meal boxes for the elderly living alone with disabilities.
On 22 May, Convoy Volunteer Team revisited the Central Kitchen of Food Angel to prepare hot meal boxes. 1260 meal boxes were made and distributed among the poor and the elderly in Sham Shui Po.
Convoy Volunteer Team conducted clearing of exotic plants to maintain the eco-system in Mai Po.
Convoy Volunteer Team prepared nutritious hot meals in Food Angel's central kitchen. The meal boxes will be redistributed to serve the underprivileged communities in Hong Kong.
On 28 March, Convoy supported the "Earth Hour 2015" event held by World Wide Fund for Nature ("WWF"). At the same time, the Group has also invited 40 staff to participate in WWF's first charity running event – "Run for Change." Mr. Mark Mak, Group CEO was invited to attend the launching ceremony of the race. Finally, one of the Convoy's teams competed the race and carried off the 2nd runner up in the corporate group.
On 22 March, about 100 Convoyees took part in "Race for Water for the purpose of raising public awareness of water-saving and water resources conservation. Meanwhile, around 40 Convoy volunteers worked as helpers at finish point in support of this charity event.
On 8 February, Convoy Volunteer Team supported Runourcity and being the cheering team at the start line of Hong Kong "Streetathon@Kowloon East 2015".
On 7 February, Convoy Volunteer Team paid a visit to hundreds of elderly and distributed blessing bags before CNY in collaboration with A Drop of Life.
Two teams of Convoy participated in Green Power Hike 2015, so as to raise funds for the environmental education programs of Green Power.
On 31 January, Convoy Volunteer Team re-visited the abandoned ex-pets at the Taipo Homing Centre of Hong Kong Dog Rescue.