(Hong Kong．27 September 2010) The corporate fundraising campaign of Hong Kong Red Cross - Red Décor Day 2010 - was held on 12th August for its second year. As many as 69 corporations with more than 4,300 corporate staff participated and dressed in red to show support. Many also joined Red Décor Photographic Competition to extend the joy of “FUN in RED” in office. The campaign has raised over HK$370,000 to support our humanitarian services.
Adjudicated by professionals and public vote on Facebook, thirteen winning entries as well as “The Most Favorite Photo on Facebook” are selected and announced at the Award Presentation which was held at Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters today (Appendix 1). Ms Rhea Leung, Head of Communications & Resource Development (Acting), Hong Kong Red Cross, presents prizes to the awardees. Winning entries can be viewed on the campaign website at www.redcross.org.hk/web/redday10
Hong Kong Red Cross thanks all corporations and staff for their participation and support. Special thanks to Mr Kin Cheung, Chairman of Hong Kong Press Photographers Association and Mr Tony Tsang, Art Director of advertising firm David Communications Group Limited for being the Competition Advisors and Judging Panel. A list of sponsors and participated corporations is attached.
The Red Décor Day
Red Décor Day is held on 12 August in commemoration in commemoration of the Four Geneva Conventions adapted on 12 August 1949, which confer neutrality to Red Cross in 194 affiliated countries to deliver humanitarian services in protecting human life and dignity around the world.
Four Geneva Conventions
Convention (I) for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field
Convention (II) for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea
Convention (III) relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War
Convention (IV) relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War
The Champion –「紅(普通話發音)」具鬥室 (Gateway Hotel)
The 1st Runner Up & “The Most Favorite Photo on Facebook” – 英雄˙應紅 (Price Hotel)
A group photo amongst all awardees and guests
|Award||Awardees||Photo Topic||Participated Company|
|Champion||Cheung Wai Shing||「紅(國語發音)」具鬥室||Gateway Hotel|
|1st Runner up||LP Chan||英雄˙應紅||Prince Hotel|
|2nd Runner up||Hui Hung Ko||"紅"出沒注意||Gateway Hotel|
|Most Favorite Photo on Facebook||LP Chan||英雄˙應紅||Prince Hotel|
|Merit||Clara Ho||Helping hands||Charterhouse Management Ltd.|
|Merit||Tong Chi Wai||紅日 Fun Fun Fun||DT Communications Asia Pacific Limited|
|Merit||Ye Guming||捐血之王||DT Communications Asia Pacific Limited|
|Merit||Pang Wai Sheung||同心齊撐Red Decor Day||DT Communications Asia Pacific Limited|
|Merit||Wong Wing Chuen||紅福齊Team||Gateway Hotel|
|Merit||Chan Yiu Lun||穿紅的人有福了||Gateway Hotel|
|Merit||Lee Lai Ping||" V" are Red||Prince Hotel|
|Merit||Terence||Redcome to Goldmax||Goldmax International Consultancy Company|
|Merit||Fung Kam Cheung||Give my heart||International Payment Solutions (HK) Limited|
|Merit||Siu Ching Yu Natalie||紅到飛起||Zurich Insurance Group (Hong Kong)|
Please visit /web/redday10/winning_photos_e.asp for the Winning Photos.
List of Sponsors and Participated Corporations
|Competition Advisor and Judging Panel||David Communications Group Limited|
Hong Kong Press Photographers Association
|Gold Sponsor||Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital|
|Silver Sponsor||FH Rehabilitation Products Manufacturing Co. Ltd |
Long Hin Creative International Co. Ltd.
Megaman (HK) Electrical & Lighting Ltd.
|Bronze Sponsor||Atkinson Lambert |
bma Marketing & Advertising Limited
Nikken's Japanese Food Co Ltd
QP Printing Ltd
The Hung Chi Ching Charitable Fund
Agile Property Holdings Limited
AllianceBernstein Hong Kong Limited
(List according to alphabetical order)
Ms Winnie Wong Manager, Communications & Resource Development 250-77-183