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Long-term Po Leung Kuk Volunteer - Celia Garcia by Hysan95.com

For the past 16 years, Celia has dedicated her time helping Po Leung Kuk, the charitable organisation located next to Caroline Hill Road. The iconic building has existed since 1932, though the organisation was founded in 1878. Po Leung Kuk aids the community through family services such as child care, education, rehabilitation, medical and health care and elderly care.

Po Leung Kuk Tour to Beijing

21 children from Po Leung Kuk primary schools went to Beijing for the second time to compete in the China Under 12 Touch Rugby Championships as part of the HKRU Community Foundation’s “Tackling Life” programme.

A Hong Kong girl, a DNA deletion syndrome, and a passion for rugby

One of the programmes funded through the support of the HKRU Charity Ball and Ageas is “Inclusive Rugby”, giving youngsters from Po Leung Kuk and other special educational needs schools the opportunity to experience an organised team sport activity. At the recent first Inclusive Rugby Fun Day one young girl spoke about the experience and impact sport was having on her life.

For Po Leung Kuk’s disadvantaged kids, Hong Kong Rugby Union’s programmes mean new friends and being part of a team

The game is giving a group of girls from the residential care home a purpose in life and a chance to see the world

Back By Popular Demand! World Classic Rockers Featured Band At Hkru Charity Ball 2017

Annual gala event will raise funds for Po Leung Kuk’s education and rugby programmes for Hong Kong’s underprivileged children.

(Hong Kong, September 4, 2017) – The Hong Kong Rugby Union Community Foundation is delighted to announce the HKRU Charity Ball 2017 which will be held on Saturday, the 11th of November 2017, at the Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, with a special performance by the World Classic Rockers. Now on its 16th year organized by a the Ball Committee volunteers, the black-tie event, a leading event in the Hong Kong social calendar, will raise funds for various programmes, with Po Leung Kuk (PLK) as main beneficiary.

美國經典搖滾組合 World Classic Rockers 載譽歸來!

2017 香港欖球總會慈善舞會與歌迷相聚

為保良局教育及欖球發展籌款,加惠基層兒童及青少年

 

(2017 年 9 月4 日) 香港欖球總會社區基金將於今年11 月11 日 (星期六) 再度主辦 「香港欖球總會慈善舞會」, 假灣仔會議展覽中心舊翼會議廳舉行,邀得美國經典 搖滾組合World Classic Rockers 專程來港獻藝。舞會籌委會由城中各界義工發起組成,第十六年把舞會打造成城中最觸目的社交暨籌款盛事之一,為保良局各項教育項目及欖球發展籌款,加惠基層兒童及青少年。

Ex-Eagles Guitarist Don Felder Is Still Flying

Ahead of his upcoming charity concert at the first annual Hong Kong Rugby Union Ruck ‘n’ Roll Charity Ball on 5th November, ex-Eagles member Don Felder talks to Scott Murphy.

 

With the song “Hotel California,” ex-Eagles guitarist Don Felder is responsible for one of the most recognizable rock riffs of all time. He’s written quite a few others too—many of which long-time fans of the rock group recognise, and many of which he’ll be performing with his band at the first Hong Kong Rugby Union Ruck ‘n’ Roll Charity Ball on the 5th of November at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center in Wan Chai.

Ex-Eagles guitarist Don Felder can’t wait to play for Hong Kong’s ‘beautiful women’

When former Eagles member Don Felder received the news that group co-founder Glenn Frey had passed away early this year, he thought it was someone else who had died. Felder was returning from a charity concert he had performed at in Mexico alongside Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl when his girlfriend learned via a series of text messages that “Glen” had passed away.

Hong Kong Rugby Union Launches Ruck ‘N’ Roll Charity Ball in Support of Po Leung Kuk

(Hong Kong January 8, 2016) – The fundraising group that has raised over HK$ 86 million for the underprivileged children of Hong Kong’s Po Leung Kuk for the past 14 years will host its annual charity ball, the Ruck ‘N’ Roll Charity Ball, supported by the Hong Kong Rugby Union Community Foundation and Po Leung Kuk (PLK) as beneficiary, with a special performance by Don Felder, a former lead guitarist of The Eagles and a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

香港欖球總會Ruck ‘N’ Roll 慈善舞會年度籌款盛宴

為保良局籌募善款

(2016年1月8日)過去14年為保良局籌得超逾港幣$8,600萬元善款的籌款團隊,將再度舉辦一年一度慈善舞會 - Ruck ‘N’ Roll Charity Ball。是次慈善舞會由香港欖球總會社區基金全力支持,以保良局為受惠機構,嘉惠弱勢兒童及其家庭。