SoCO Coronavirus Appeal

SoCO Coronavirus Appeal

Event Date: Sunday 1st March 2020 to Tuesday 30th June 2020
Venue: 1/F, 117 Kweilin Street, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong

For the past few weeks, our partner charity Society for Community Organization (SoCO) has been working around the clock to serve Hong Kong's disadvantaged communities by mobilising resources and appealing to the community to lend a helping hand. Since the Lunar New Year, SoCO has distributed protective gear ad delivered Coronavirus (COVID-19) information to over 10,000 people including the elderly, grassroots workers, at risk women and children, chronic patients, street sleepers and other affected disadvantaged groups.

Can you Help?

MASKS:
- 60,000 adult masks
- 100,000 child masks
- HKD$450,000 towards 300,000 adult masks for May/June delivery
- HKD$100,000 for materials for their sewing team to make 5000 cotton masks.

COMPUTERS:
-150 laptop computers (accepting old computers or funds to purchase new ones).

SIM CARDS:
- 400 sim cards (just HKD$100 buys one SIM card)

SMART PHONES:
- If you have a spare phone, please put it to good use for families who don't have internet access and need to stay on top of schoolwork.

VOUCHERS:
- HKD$25 general food vouchers
- HKD$50 supermarket vouchers
- HKD$1000/$2000 rent vouchers

VOLUNTEERS:
- contact SoCO if you can help with picking up donations, installing computer software, deliver protection equipment and other outreach.

How to Help?

CONTACT:
- WhatsApp: 9152-4331
- Email: soco@pacific.net.hk
- Website: www.soco.org.hk

DELIVERY ADDRESS:
SoCO
1/F, 117 Kweilin Street
Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong

DIRECT BANK TRANSFER FOR CASH DONATIONS:
HSBC
Account No.: 017-3-063009
Account Name: The Society For Community Organization Limited