The Caring Company Nomination 2018/19 – Launch of Online System
The Caring Company Scheme 2018/19 has commenced. If you have already scheduled any prior commitment of partnering with charitable organisations in community services in 2018, please start the liaison with your social service partners to discuss about the nomination details this year.
The Online nomination system is also open and applicable to all nominators and nominee. Please refer to the following information,
HKCSS Agency Members
User name and Password remains unchanged. For reset the password, please click here.
For details, please visit our website or contact us at 2864 2966.
Calling all CSR, sustainability and responsible business leaders
The region’s leading event for CSR, social responsibility and supply chain responsible sourcing returns to Hong Kong! Register now to enjoy the early-bird discount through 16 July 2018 to join experts, leaders and practitioners at CSR Asia Summit 2018 on 18-19 September 2018 at the Kowloon Shangri-La. Learn from the insights and actionable takeaways from speakers from Google, Facebook, Financial Times, SCMP, BASF, CSR Asia, ELEVATE and many others.
For the 12th year running, CSR Asia Summit will bring together key stakeholders to share knowledge and best practice in sustainability. This year's programme looks at how transparency, integrity and impact can be applied across sustainability initiatives within business, communities and supply chains to enable growth and drive performance. The Summit is expected to attract 500 delegates from 30 countries. This year it includes the responsible sourcing and supply chain management expertise of The ELEVATE Leadership Series – Hong Kong.
Visit the CSR Asia Summit site to learn more and register today. You can also showcase your brand and commitment to CSR and sustainability through a limited number of corporate sponsorships and exhibition booths. On 17 September, enjoy CSR Asia’s pre-Summit training and masterclasses. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Social Needs Update
Stair Climbing Service Pilot Programme
In 2018, HKCSS gain the support from the Keswick Foundation and Lee Hysan Foundation to co-organize the Stair Climbing Service with 4 partner NGOs, namely the Caritas Hong Kong, Evangelical Lutheran Church Social Service – Hong Kong, Hong Kong Christian Service and St. James’ Settlement. The 1-year pilot programme could help service users to leave home safely and easily to enjoy quality time in the community.
First time application or general enquiry: 9668 3058
2018/19 Caring Company Scheme Sharing Session & Mini Expo
If you are interested in Caring Company Scheme 2018/19 and meet NGO partners, don’t miss the Information & Sharing Session on 17 Jul 2018. Admission is free. Quota is limited and registration will be processed on a first-come-first-served basis.
"The 9th Hong Kong Corporate Citizenship Award Scheme” Now Open for Application
Organised by the Hong Kong Productivity Council, co-organised by the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education , and sponsored by the Bank of China (Hong Kong), the “9th Hong Kong Corporate Citizenship Award Scheme” is now open for application until 24 August 2018. Please join us to promote the corporate citizenship that will benefit our community.
For more information, please visit the website or contact HKPC’s Albert Wong:
Briefing sessions will be held on 28 June and 20 July 2018, please click here for more detail.
(Content provided by Hong Kong Productivity Council)
"SME Mentorship Programme" 2018-20: Phase One of Application for SME Mentees is Open Now
"SME Mentorship Programme" is organised by the Employees Retraining Board (ERB). Veteran practitioners volunteered to serve as mentors to share their professional advice and practical experience in manpower training and development with SMEs during the mentorship period, so as to improve the quality of their human resources systems and practices. The programme is now open for application. Participation is free of charge. All SMEs in Hong Kong are welcome to join.
Phase One of application for the programme as mentee will be closed on 31 July 2018 (Tuesday).
Serve-a-thon 2018 was successfully held in 5-13 May, 2018. This year, over 50 NGOs added 152 volunteer activities in total to the Serve-a-thon calendar, mobilized about 1,900 volunteers from corporate, schools and families took part in the initiative in support of 18,099 people in need.
In this Year, volunteer activities included doing household maintenance for the elderly, packing food boxes, fruits and vegetables for low income families and disadvantaged groups, planting trees, cleaning beaches and visiting stray dogs. In 2018, there was a significant increase in the number of beneficiaries and volunteers participation, 15% and 88% respectively.