L’Arc Macau Visits “Kei Hong Lok Yuen”
(November 7, 2018 - Macau) L’Arc Macau Volunteer Team has continuously organized various visiting activities to care for the vulnerable populations. On 7th November, L’Arc Macau Volunteer Team visited the elderly at the Centro de Convivio “Kei Hong Lok Yuen” do Centro Pastoral da Areia Preta, aiming to have a better understanding of their daily life activities and send them warm greetings.
On the day of the activity, Mr. Stephen Pou, the Leader of L’Arc Macau Volunteer Team led the volunteers to visit the elderly at the Centro de Convivio “Kei Hong Lok Yuen” do Centro Pastoral da Areia Preta. The centre representative introduced the centre’s facilities and services for the elderly to the volunteer team during the site visit. He presented souvenir to the centre representative to express thanks for their arrangement and warm welcome. He also expressed the aim of this visit is to explore more about the daily life and needs of the elderly, so as to bring the young and the elderly closer to each other through a deep conversation to promote intergenerational harmony. During the visit, the volunteer team sang songs along with the elderly and specially prepared gifts for them which made the visit end with a pleasant atmosphere.
L’Arc Macau Volunteer Team is actively promoting corporate social responsibility since its establishment in 2015, bringing together with over 1,200 participants to take part in volunteer activities and leading them to care for the vulnerable and contribute to the community with the spirit of “Show Your Love”.