OSC 2018 Beneficiaries
Children and Youth
ChickenSoup Foundation serves the most vulnerable children and their families through a collaborative problem-solving approach in private-to-public partnerships. With corporate volunteers acting as family mentors, “Project Family Cupid” aims to save at-risk families from breakage and further empower them with proactive, tailored and holistic support.
No. of beneficiaries: 20 at-risk families (about 70 people)
FHL Adventure Education Centre aims to help non-engaged youths to develop their potential other than academic performance. Their Programme – “Step Towards To Your New Life 2” would like to enhance “double - less adolescents” self-esteem and employment opportunities by providing training on various aspects. This project will focus on three major adventure coach certificate courses, career planning workshops, interview skills and internships.
No. of beneficiaries: 390 beneficiaries
KELY Support Group (KELY) is a non-government funded bilingual organisation which provides support to youth between the ages of 14 and 24 in Hong Kong from Chinese-speaking, Ethnic Minority and English-speaking backgrounds. Coolminds is a project by Mind HK and KELY Support Group, aiming to improve the mental health of youth in Hong Kong through training, online resources, destigmatisation, and support for adults around them, bringing evidence-based successful prevention models from leading worldwide mental health charities to work with us in Hong Kong.
No. of beneficiaries: 1,410 people (direct beneficiaries of 1,280, indirect beneficiaries of 130)