Rthkoperation Santa Claus 2008

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Synopsis

Operation Santa Claus (OSC) is the annual charity campaign, jointly organized by the South China Morning Post and Radio Television Hong Kong. Over the years, OSC donors have raised over HK$110 million in funds and encouraged Hongkongers to share their good fortune with the needy during the winter festive season.Apart from the thirteen Hong Kong charities that will benefit from this year's campaign, OSC will donate part of the funds raised to assist in a reconstruction programme in Sichuan, the 'SCMP Sichuan Reconstruction Fund'.

Episodes

  • OpSant Fights Back!

    OpSant Fights Back!

    02/02/2009 Duration: 04min

    Operation Santa Claus 2008 won a stunning success despite economic setbacks. This year, HK$11,002,664 was raised for 13 beneficiaries. Hats off to those who made it happen! A closing ceremony was held in 20 January 2009 at the Apex in Central Plaza ...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: The Hong Kong Young Womens Association

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: The Hong Kong Young Women's Association

    24/12/2008 Duration: 02min

    The Hong Kong Young Women's Association hopes to upgrade the facilities of it's Wan Wah Care and Attention Home for the Elderly. The renovation project will enable the elderly to lead a quality life. Steve James visited the centre and spoke to Physiot...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: Youth Outreach

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: Youth Outreach

    19/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    Sadly it is a fact that more than 50,000 teenagers run away from home each year. This year, Operation Santa Claus is supporting Youth Outreach, a crisis intervention center who searches the streets at night providing shelter and support to some of thes...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: Society For Aids Care

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: Society For Aids Care

    17/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    Society for Aids Care is a non-profit organization that helps AIDS and HIV patients face the daily hardship of their lives. Noreen Mir spoke to Alice Chan, the CEO of Society for Aids Care and Christopher Jackson, a director also from the charity. 16 D...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: Caritas Hong Kong

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: Caritas Hong Kong

    16/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    One of this year's beneficiaries is Caritas, which will use the funds to run vocational training courses for refugees under UNHCR protection in Hong Kong. The skills they learn will help them to integrate into their future resettlement country, as Ian ...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: The Grace Link

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: The Grace Link

    12/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    The Grace Link charity teaches people with disabilities martial art. Tim Littlechild visited Mong Kok Community Hall to find out more. 11 December 2008

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: Hong Kong Unison

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: Hong Kong Unison

    10/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    Hong Kong Unison has been helping protect the rights of ethnic minority youth and children since 2001. Andrew Debmina met one young woman who has been greatly helped by this charity. But first, Unison campaign director Fermi Wong told him about specifi...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008: The Childrens Heart Foundation

    Operation Santa Claus 2008: The Children's Heart Foundation

    10/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    Angie Man is joined by David Zweig to talk about the Children's Heart Foundation, and his son's story. 4 December 2008

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008:Lions Kidney Educational Centre and Research Foundation

    Operation Santa Claus 2008:Lions Kidney Educational Centre and Research Foundation

    03/12/2008 Duration: 03min

    The Lions Kidney Educational Centre and Research Foundation was set up with the aim of reducing the incidence of kidney disease in Hong Kong. It also works to give a better quality of life to kidney patients and offers low cost haemodialysis to those i...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008:The Samaritans

    Operation Santa Claus 2008:The Samaritans

    28/11/2008 Duration: 03min

    The Samaritans is a telephone helpline that was up to over 50 years ago for people for felt they had no one else to talk to. The Hong Kong branch gets thousands of calls every year but they have a problem – a telephone system that cuts out every time t...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008:Operation Dawn

    Operation Santa Claus 2008:Operation Dawn

    28/11/2008 Duration: 03min

    Operation Dawn was founded by the Reverend John Paul Chan in the 1960’s. Peter King went to Operation Dawn’s headquarter in Prince Edward Road West to talk to Reverend Chan’s daughter Lilian Yeh, who took over his work and Kevin, who’s been a student a...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008:Produce Green Foundation

    Operation Santa Claus 2008:Produce Green Foundation

    28/11/2008 Duration: 03min

    One of the more unusual beneficiaries this year is the Green Produce Foundation, an NGO that runs an organic farm and, for the past five years, a special community garden in downtown Tsuen Wan. It only has a small patch of unused government land, but i...

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008:End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation

    Operation Santa Claus 2008:End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation

    28/11/2008 Duration: 03min

    Katy Lo, Executive Director of End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation told Noreen Mir about the education program for youngsters under 18 against sexual abuse. 18 November 2008

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008:Soul Talk Foundation

    Operation Santa Claus 2008:Soul Talk Foundation

    28/11/2008 Duration: 03min

    Phil Whelan spoke to Andrea Gutwirth, Founder and Executive Director of Soul Talk Foundation. He asked her how she expected the Soul Talk to benefit from its association with the Operation Santa Claus. 13. November 2008

  • Operation Santa Claus 2008 – Opening Ceremony

    Operation Santa Claus 2008 – Opening Ceremony

    28/11/2008 Duration: 02min

    Operation Santa Claus 2008 launched itsopening ceremony on November 11 at Ocean Park to introduce this year's beneficiaries and to kick off the annual community-wide charity event. At the ceremony, officiating guests including the Wife of the Chie...