To encourage members to undertake volunteer services, we are pleased to announce a newly formed sub-committee: “Professional Volunteer Services Committee” (PVSC) under the Community Planning Committee.
The PVSC shall support members’ general volunteer services and volunteer services which involve their planning professional expertise. The PVSC will also facilitate networking in the volunteers field and training for HKIP’s members (members including Members, Students, Fellows and Retired Members) through liaison with the Agency for Volunteer Service (AVS) / 義務工作發展局 and possible joint volunteer service programmes with other professional institutes.
To kick off this Volunteer Services Programme, we would like to invite members to support and join a 3-km charity fun raceorganized by the AVS and the details are as follows:
Date: 12 October 2014 (Sunday)
Starting Time: 8:15 am
Route: Shatin Sports Ground-Shatin Racecourse-Return at Hong Kong Sports Institute (3km race)
Category: Individual Fun Race
Minimum Donation: HKD $300 per person (tax-deductible receipt will be issued for donation of HK$100 or above)
Deadline: 12 September 2014 (Friday)
For further details pf the race, please visit http://www.avs.org.hk/runfunday/eng/index.php.
Thank you very much for your warm support. Together we can make a difference!