News & Updates

OCT
07
2017

Chow Tai Fook Supports "YO! Let's Walk the Road 2017" for Two Years in a Row

Upholding the spirit of "Do Good", the Group fully supports Youth Outreach to hold "YO! Let’s Walk the Road 2017" fundraising charity walk again this year in fulfilling its corporate social responsibility. Being the platinum sponsor and co-organiser of "YO! Let's Walk the Road 2017" fundraising charity walk, Chow Tai Fook Executive Director, Peter Suen presented a HK$150,000 cheque on behalf of the Group to Youth Outreach. Chief Secretary for Administration, Matthew Cheung served as the representative to receive the cheque, and officiated the cheque presentation ceremony together with the President of Youth Outreach, Au King-chi, and Managing Director of Chow Tai Fook and Chairman of Fundraising Committee cum Vice President of Youth Outreach, Kent Wong.

The event also invited Chief Secretary for Administration, Matthew Cheung, Assistant Director (Youth and Corrections) of Social Welfare Department, Kwok Li Mung-yee, Helen, and Eastern and Wan Chai District Social Welfare Officer of Social Welfare Department, Hannah Yip to be the officiating guests of the kick-off ceremony.

Over 150 Chow Tai Fook volunteer team members together with over 500 colleagues and their friends and families participated in the event. The charity walk started at Pak Shek Kok Promenade and finished at Tai Po Waterfront Park. Approximately 1,200 participants attended the event and over HK$2 million was raised for Youth Outreach.