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Fund-raising Concert 2017 on April 22


"When love and music come together, we are in the presence of grace." So very true, guests, alumnae, parents and students had an enjoyable evening of music at China Congregational Church, Causeway Bay. A variety of song titles in Chinese, English, Latin, etc. were sung by current YW S1-S5 students. Moreover, some ex-choir members also participated, playing musical instruments and joined in the singing. [ Official Page] [ Poster ] [ Event Report with Photos ]

The fund collected through the concert is $781K, amounting to a total of HK$106.2m for the School Redevelopment Project. More donations are most welcome!

Ying Wa Girls X Chocolate Rain

This is a new YWGS School Redevelopment Fund-raising Initiative. A new collection of school souvenirs jointly designed by students of Ying Wa and the founder of Chocolate Rain, Miss Prudence Mak. It is the first time that Chocolate Rain is having such a crossover project with a high school.

Go to the Official webpage for Product Details, Online Ordering, Order Form, etc. For a purchase order of HK$500 or above, and payment before 21 May 2017, you can enjoy a 10% discount!

The Founder's Day Service cum AGM 2017

Alumnae gathered at the School Hall, YWGS (decanting site) for the Founder's Day Service and AGM. The new Council was formed and 17 members started to take up the post right after the Meeting. Though there wasn't a Founder's Day Dinner this year, attendees stayed behind and chitchatted during the tea reception.

[ AGM Notice & Proxy Form ] [ Nominees for 2017-2019 AA Council ] [ Profits Tax Computation ]
[ Appendix A (President's Report) ] [ Appendix B (Directors' Report and Financial Statements) ] [ Appendix C (Trustees' Report and Financial Statements) ] [ Activities supported by Charity Trust Fund (2016-17) ]
Congratulations to Ms Bow Sui May

Ms Bow (jդ), graduated in 1954, has been instrumental in the development of special education, and in particular, the education of children with hearing impairments - initially in Hong Kong, and subsequently in Mainland China as well. In recognition of her contributions to Hong Kong society and education, the Hong Kong University has resolved to confer upon her the degree of Doctor of Social Sciences in March 2017. [ Details ]

School Redevelopment Project: Funds-raising Drive

As on 28 April 2017, funds collected amounts to 106.2 millions HK dollars. Our target is 200 millions so your continuous support is crucial! [ Details ] [ Donation Possibilities ]

Brief Intro of New Council Members

New term of Council members has come into operation. They started to take up their posts soon after the Annual General Meeting on 25 March 2017. Click here to read a summary of the brief introduction of the councillors.

Alumnae Newsletters (Feb 2017)

Two issues have just been released. Enjoy the content!

  • YWGSAA Newsletter (Print & Web version) - The cover story is on the fund-raising concert to be held on 22 April. In this issue, there are many interesting articles including a report on Thanksgiving Dinner, Bene the guide dog, Three Musketeers @Jolly Place, hiking activities, sharings from alumnae and news from school.

  • Overseas Newsletter (Web Version, 4th Issue) - The cover story is a report on the Thanksgiving Dinner - celebrating Rev. C. C. Lee's 50 years of ordination into the Christian Ministry. Other articles include Greetings from Ms Yau Ping Wai and latest news from various Overseas Alumnae Chapters. There are some sharings from alumnae who has worked/studied overseas in Taipei, Genoa and Beijing. Moreover, Ms Lindy Mogford, former YW teacher in late 70s, also shared her fond memory of YW.

Click here to browse the past issues!
Election of Incorporated Management Committee (IMC) 2017

Three nominations were received after the close of the nomination period (7-27 Feb 2017). The three nominees are Professor Rebecca Chiu, Ms Alison Lam and Ms Celina Yuen, who will be nominated as Alumnae Managers of IMC of YWGS for a new 3-year term commencing in September 2017. [ Election Results ]

 

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