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Vision of Love Mobile Eye Care Project Receives Social Capital Builder Logo Award 2020

Date: 15 Dec 2020

The Vision of Love Mobile Eye Care Project operated by the School of Optometry, PolyU, received the Social Capital Builder (SCB) Logo Award, from the Community Investment and Inclusion Fund (CIIF) under the HKSAR Labour and Welfare Bureau, in recognizing the team’s outstanding contributions to the development of social capital.

Since its establishment in January 2017, the Vision of Love Mobile Eye Care Project has been providing optometric services to over 26,300 needy people. Nominated by the Ellen Li District Elderly Community Centre - Yung Shing Shopping Centre in Fanling, the VoL Project is recognized for its contribution to the development of social capital in Hong Kong during 2018-20, particularly for its outreach vision screening and eye care services provided to the elderly live in rural Sha Tau Kok.

To accord recognition to individuals, enterprises and organizations which have contributed to the development of social capital in Hong Kong, and to commend outstanding CIIF-funded projects, the Community Investment and Inclusion Fund of the Labour and Welfare Bureau has organized the biennial SCB Awards since 2012. For details of the SCB Awards, please click here.

[IMAGE: Vision of Love Mobile Eye Care Project received the Social Capital Builder (SCB) Logo Award 2020.]
☉ The Vision of Love Mobile Eye Care Project received the Social Capital Builder (SCB) Logo Award 2020.

[IMAGE: Providing optometric services in rural Sha Tau Kok.]
☉ The VoL Project Team provided optometric services in rural Sha Tau Kok.

[IMAGE: Providing optometric services in rural Sha Tau Kok.]

 

 

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