‘Lions Club of the Peak Charity Carnival 2018’, (hereinafter referred to as "The Carnival") a charity fundraising event co-organized by the Lions Club of the Peak Hong Kong and Families of SMA Charitable Trust (FSMA) was held on 5 May 2018 at the Lions College located in Kwai Fong. The Carnival had raised over HK$80,000 for FSMA to help the SMA victims and their families and promote public awareness.
The Secretary for Food and Health, Professor Sophia Chan, JP, was the officiating guest and together with our Founder & Chairman, Dr. Mei Ling Fok, Trustee, Ms Ruby Wan, District Governor of Lions Clubs International District 303, Mr. Douglas Chan, President of Lions Club of The Peak Hong Kong, Dr. Wu Chee Wo and 1st Vice President of Lions Club of The Peak Hong Kong to other Lions Clubs members to perform the launching ceremony. Over 150 persons from Lions Clubs and FSMA participated in the Carnival.
The Carnival had arranged game booths, lucky draw, delivery of fortunate bags and delicious lunch buffet for all participants. FSMA members and their families spent a great day and enjoyed the activities. We would like to take this opportunity to thanks the Lions Club of the Peak Hong Kong once again for their generous support and donation.
Professor Sophia Chan gave a speech at launching ceremony.
支票移交儀式 － 香港鑪峯獅子會為本會籌得超過港幣8萬元善款。
Cheque Presentation Ceremony -- Lions Club of the Peak Hong Kong had raised over $80,000 for FSMA.
(From left to right: Founder & Chairman of SMA Charitable Trust, Dr. Mei Ling Fok, 1st Vice President of Lions Club of the Peak Hong Kong, Mr. Yeung Chun Wing Edmund, Secretary of Food & Health Bureau, Professor Sophia Chan, District Governor of Lions Clubs International District 303 District, Mr. Douglas Chan)
Professor Sophia Chan met our FSMA members.
Guests participated at Lions Club of the Peak Charity Carnival 2018.
Secretary of Food & Health Bureau, Professor Sophia Chan's Speech
Founder & Chairman of SMA Charitable Trust, Dr. Mei Ling Fok's Speech
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