Charity

Charity

Spreading Love and Care to the Needy

2018

GEG Celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival with Staff and Spread Love in the Community

GEG initiated the mooncake donation activity and organized volunteers to make lanterns with members of the Association of Parents of the People with Intellectual Disabilities of Macau, in the hope of sharing the festive joy and spreading love and care throughout Macau. In addition, a group of GEG executives gave away 20,000 boxes of the Asian Heart mooncakes to staff and organized a wide range of activities to celebrate a happy Mid-Autumn Festival.

GEG Marks Decade of Internship Program, Extending Equal Opportunities to Diverse Local Students

2018 marks the 10th anniversary of the GEG Internship Program. For the first term this year, more than 60 students were exposed to various facets of integrated resorts operations through job rotation across several departments, namely Public Relations, Human Resources and Administration, Housekeeping and Environmental Services, Food and Beverage as well as Hotel Operations. GEG also collaborated with the Labour Affairs Bureau of Macau SAR Government for the first time to offer some special education students to join GEG after their internship.

GEG Supports One Day Volunteer Outreach for Eighth Consecutive Year

GEG hosted a volunteer outreach for the eighth consecutive year, in support of Associação de Juventude Voluntária de Macau’s (“AJVM”) One Day Volunteer series. Themed “Active Aging” this year, 30 GEG volunteers designed booth games to help improve participants’ hand dexterity, which attracted more than 100 elderly residents to join. Cross Percussion Group, the Broadway Food Street live performance troupe, also performed their signature percussion act, capping off the delightful afternoon on a high-spirited note.

GEG and Sheng Kung Hui hold Family Fun Day visiting the Kamen Rider Exhibition at Broadway Macau

As summer vacation approached, GEG and the Sheng Kung Hui Macau Social Services Coordination Office co-organized a family fun day at Broadway Macau™ for close to 40 underprivileged children and their parents, sharing summer fun with exciting attractions including the Kamen Rider Exhibition and a variety of local dishes on the Broadway Food Street. GEG volunteers also joined hands with the participants to make personalized Kamen Rider badges and enjoy game booths.

GEG Blood Drive Completes Tenth Year

GEG has held its annual blood donation event in conjunction with the Macao Blood Transfusion Center for the tenth consecutive year, setting up blood donation booths at its properties and encouraged its team members to donate blood. The 2018 GEG Blood Donation Day took place at Galaxy Macau™ and StarWorld Hotel, senior executives attended the event to express their support and heartfelt appreciation for the team members’ contributions to a meaningful cause.

KWIH Shanghai Nanjing staff brings love and care to children

Upholding the belief that “Giving back to the society from which one is benefitted”, K. Wah Group is committed to supporting various charitable causes while fulfilling its corporate social responsibility. Riding on the “1 June Children’s Day”, the volunteers from KWIH Shanghai and KWIH Nanjing carried out a “Caring for Children” activity.

On 5 June, the volunteers from KWIH Shanghai paid a visit to “CereCare Wellness Centre for Children” (CereCare), which is a registered non-profit organization that aims to provide rehabilitation education to children with cerebral palsy, to bring love and care to them together with donation and daily necessities. This marked the fifth consecutive year that volunteers from Shanghai have visited CereCare. With the continuous love and care, both mental and physical conditions of the children have gradually improved. During the visit, volunteers of KWIH Shanghai greeted the children and joined the rehabilitation course. Afterwards, the children used their sincere voice to perform a song for the volunteers and the volunteers also cheered the children by singing an inspirational song and sending festive blessings.

On 30 May, volunteers from KWIH Nanjing paid a visit to Nanjing Guxiong Primary School, showing love and care to the underprivileged students. Founded in 2001, Nanjing Guxiong Primary School is formerly known as Nanjing Oasis Machine Factory Workers’ Children School. Volunteers learnt about the school life of students from the school’s representative, and distributed festive gifts along with their blessing to the students. Volunteers also shared a book named “Three Days to See” with the students who have expressed strong interest and proactively participated in the activity. Later, students showed their learning results by performing a unique ethnic music to the volunteers. Both the students and volunteers of KWIH Nanjing spent a wonderful and meaningful time together.