The Outstanding APSS Alumni Award is a prestigious honour that recognises the remarkable achievements and contributions of alumni from the Department of Applied Social Sciences (APSS). This award serves as a testament to the exceptional leadership, commitment, and dedication of APSS alumni who have made significant impact in their professional fields and communities.
Ms Tung Ching Yvonne CHAK is currently the Director of Hong Kong Christian Service (HKCS). Ms CHAK has accumulated extensive practical and leadership experience as an active contributor to social services for children, youth, pre-school, and elderly communities for many years. Under her leadership and the dedication of her team, HKCS has pioneered well-received and award-winning services over the years. She has also been the Vice-chairperson of the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Council of Social Service and served on several government committees, as well as a number of advisory boards of the Social Work Departments of local universities.
The award is presented annually to one or more alumni who have made outstanding achievements in their respective fields and contributions to society. The award not only recognises the recipient's achievements, but also serves as an inspiration to current and future students, as well as fellow alumni.