24. December 2013 03:57
24 December 2013, Hong Kong – Christmas is just around the corner. Shama Hong Kong organized a Christmas party on 23 December 2013, and a total of 17 volunteers joined and celebrated the festival with the elderly from St. James’ Settlement.
Thirty-one elderly were served lunch and received donated food gifts. The volunteers initiated to escort them home as the package of the food gifts was too heavy. The effort of the volunteers was greatly appreicated by the elderly who left with big smiles.
St. James’ Settlement was established in 1949 and serves the community and needy, more than 10,000 times of people daily in Hong Kong, and provide both community supports to residential care, from healthy to disabled persons’ service.