HONG KONG, CHINA - Media
OutReach - 24 January 2019 - Tong Sam
Charity Association is a renowned association founded by Ms. Michelle Chua with
the goal to support impoverished children and restore children's self-worth,
belonging as well as hope for the future. The association stepped into Hong
Kong in 2018 and it proudly presented Tang
Sam Inauguration and Charity Ball on January 20, 2019 at Hong Kong
Convention and Exhibition Center. The remarkable charitable evening included
children's fashion show trained by Hong Kong model Eunis Chan with Ana R's
professional leading on the stage. All clothes on children model are sponsored
by Spain children clothing NANOS.
Tong Sam Charity Association is a
non-profit organization aiming to create a better world of equality and love as
well as provide limitless future for children. The mission of the association
is to care and support impoverished children, women and people with
disabilities by promoting social welfare and charitable development in the
areas healthcare and cultural education. It hopes to provide children schooling
for remote areas in Mainland China in such a widening wealth disparity social
environment. Where there is a will there
is a way. The charity strongly believes that there will be a life-changing
experience for children in remote areas if we improve their study environment.
Meanwhile, Tong Sam Charity Association is still looking forward to organize child-care
center and provide kindergarten service in Macao. The charity has held
different charitable activities among Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macao.
Charity Ball has been prepared by Ms. Michelle Chua for almost one year. Donated
by Ms. Michelle Chua, Marvella OCEAN Necklace is worth HK$2,080,000 definitely becoming
the highlight of the evening. Ms. Michelle also donated over millions of
precious Marvella diamonds as well as 10 Hermès
for this charitable auction. Besides these items, others are also very
attractive including secret personal items donated by Rain and Sulwhasoo
Ginseng Collection with autography of Song Hye-kyo. In addition, Rain
particularly arranged his trip to Hong Kong and partnered with Daniel Chan as
performance guests for the Charity Dinner.
In order to promote social welfare and
raise more money to people in need, Ms. Michelle Chua even spent more than five
million to set up company's website and the app "Marvella" for public to have
access to take part in live auction at the same time. Ms. Michelle shared, "It
just is the beginning and I try not to push myself too hard. I will try my best
to raise funds as much as I can." Since she has founded Tong Sham Charity
Association in 2014, she said, "I was addicted to constantly buying bags with
different colors and styles. I even would pay twice or triple price for favored
one. But when I got matured, I have learnt to give up too much desire and decide
to donate these luxury bags for charity to help people in need."
The meaningful evening was not only a
Tang Sam Inauguration and Charity Ball, but also a one hundred day feast of
twin babies of Ms. Michelle Chua and her husband James Shing. All monetary gifts
from guests are generously donated to Tong Sam Charity Association for
continuing work on subsidizing education for children.
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