IV. Poverty Alleviation Programs

(a) Abundant Blessing Meal (ABM) – Short-term Food Assistance Services (Self-financed)

The predominant goal of this service is to relieve the underprivileged group’s hardship in livelihood by providing them with short term food assistance. 

(b)Short-term Food Assistance Services Project V (Government funded)

We are the principal service operator of the Short-term Food Assistance Services Project V (STFASP V) subsidized by the Social Welfare Department (SWD) in Wong Tai Sin and Sai Kung with effect from 1 August 2018 to 31 July 2021. We have served more than 27,000 people and delivered more than 1,420,000 meal days to the needy within these three years. Prior to that, we have been one of the five Co-organizing agencies of STFASP also subsidized by the SWD in Kowloon East from 27 February 2009 to 31 July 2018.

(c) Children Fun Fun Fun

This program aims at widening the underprivileged children’s horizon and enriching their life exposure through provision of alternative learning opportunities, such as after school care service, interest classes, visits and outings.

(d) ELITE

(Edify Life-long Imprints for Tomorrow’s Excellence)
This Program aims at helping the underprivileged Form 3 to Form 6 students to plan their career path and attain a positive life development. Career Orientation is conducted by high calibre volunteers and companies to share with the students their respective professions and business. Our Clinical Psychologist conducts talks to the students.

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Updates of ELITE (2021):

Three of them were DSE students.

They were admitted by the Chinese University of Hong Kong in the 2021/2022 academic year.

 

 

 

 

 

(e) HEAL

(Nutritional Supplement for Cancer Patients)
This Program aims at (a) increasing the cancer patients’ capabilities to cope with the cancer treatment through provision of nutritional supplements and (b) rendering support to the patients’ family members.

(e) ABM Embrace Ladies’ Club

The primary objective of this program is to empower the disadvantaged women with self-belief and skills that will assist them in making a positive contribute to their families and community.

(h) Assistance of daily necessities

Assistance of daily necessities are rendered to the underprivileged through donation-in-kind from donors.

(h) Charities Sale

The revenue generated from the Charities Sales will be used for supporting the Poverty Alleviation Programs.

ABMSBC

 

The ABM Hong Kong Swatow Baptist Church Community Service Association (its alias: ABMSBC) was formed on 20th October 2004. ABMSBC is formed to recognize the actual makeup and organization of our agency. American Baptist Mission has a long working relationship with Swatow Baptist Churches. The history of cooperation can be dated back to 1954.

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