|Formation of the 9th Regiment of Red Cross Youth Group |
(Macau Daily) The formation and sworn-in ceremony of the 9th
regiment of the Macau Red Cross Youth Group was held recently, and witnessed by members'
parents and leaders of Macau Red Cross (MRC).
Since establishing the "Youth Development Plan" and the "Youth
Development Fund", MRC continues its commitment to the development of children and
adolescents, and the “Macau Red Cross Youth Group” is one of the focal projects.
Through a series of constant training: learning the theory of the Red Cross Movement,
first aid knowledge, community care and skills of different services, so as to establish
self-discipline and correct life values of the Group members. In addition, MRC also
provides opportunities for them to communicate with Red Cross youths in other regions
learning their local cultures, broaden horizons and cogitation. It is hoped that the
young people would utilize these precious knowledge effectively while learning and
developing their path of life.
Youth Group representative, Chan So Ngai said in her speech
that after receiving months of vigorous training, members gained tremendous progress in
mutual understanding and trust with the teaching staff, and also built up precious
friendship among themselves. Philip Chou, MRC Central Council Vice President and
Commander of the Youth Group, encouraged those 29 new members to study diligently,
participate various activities with passion, and endeavor to help promoting the spirit of
the Red Cross Movement.
In the ceremony, three team leaders were promoted, 26 members
commended for volunteering services for more than 50, 150, 250, 400 and 600 hours
respectively. They were all lauded for their ardent participation in serving the
To further engraft concept of humanity to the next generation,
MRC, in recent years, positively conducts various training courses and activities for
children namely, the "KID KID Disaster Awareness, Conveying Care and Love", "Little Sun
Project", "KID KID Travelling of Story World", etc. With miscellaneous training
programs, it is hoped that kids can be cultivated with spirits of loving and helping each
President of Directive Council Quin Va, member of the Central
Council and Protocol Secretary Veng Lin Lau, member of the Central Council and Treasurer
Wilson Leong, together with many Central Council members: Ching Hin Wong、Janet Lim、Hei
Lok、Chi Long Choi、Fredrick Wong、Ting Piao Iao and Carmen Lei attended the event.