Wah Yan College Hong Kong funds accepting donations
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Donations to Wah Yan College Hong Kong may be made to the following 6 funds:

1. Wah Yan College Hong Kong Scholarships & Special Donation Fund

2. Wah Yan College Hong KongJesuit Educational Fund

3. Wah Yan College Hong KongJesuit Health Fund

4. Wah Yan College Hong KongRelief Fund

5. Wah Yan Post-Secondary Trust Fund

6. Wah Yan College Hong KongSchool Development Fund (SDP)

Details of funds:

 

Fund


1. Wah
Yan College Hong Kong
Scholarships & Special Donation Fund

 

 

Purposes/ Categories

 

Scholarships/grants for students with good academic performance or financial difficulties:

 

a) Dr. Charles Yau Memorial Scholastic Awards for best performance and subject prize winners in HKALE

 

b) Yeo Chei Man Memorial Scholastic Awards for best performance and subject prize winners in HKCEE

 

c) Fr. Barrett Memorial Awards for overall academic performance

 

d) Fr. Reid Memorial Awards for Best All-round students

 

e) Fr. Albert Chan Memorial Awards for best performance in Chinese & Chinese History

 

f) Fr. Lawler Memorial Awards for best performance in Maths & Science

 

g) Fr. Shields Memorial Awards for best performance in English, Geography & History

 

h) Fr. Brosnan Memorial Awards for contribution to Catholic activities

 

i) Fr. Corbally Memorial Awards for contribution to sports activities

 

j) Fr. Daly Memorial Awards for outstanding learning outcomes in Ethics / Religious Studies

 

k) Fr. Foley Memorial Awards for voluntary services with more than 200 hours

 

l) Fr. Grogan Memorial Awards for distinguished service & loyalty to the School

 

m) Fr. McCarthy Memorial Awards for Head Prefects, Head Librarians, Chairmen of Student Association and Chief Editors of the School’s annual magazine

 

n) Fr. McGaley Memorial Awards for contribution to community services

 

o) Fr. O’Rourke Memorial Awards for contribution to debating

 

p) Musician of the year

 

q) Outstanding Prefects

 

r) Outstanding Club Chairmen

 

s) Fr. Daly Memorial Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies

 

t) Charles King Lee Memorial Scholarships for local tertiary studies

 

u) Charles King Lee and Gloria Lee Memorial Scholarships for Language

 

v) Fr. Deignan Scholarship for undergraduate studies

 

w) Wah Yan Grants for needy students

 

 

Financial

Information:

 

- Scholarships/grants for 2007-08: $356,800

 

- Administered by the School

 

- Fund-raising target: Donors are encouraged to set their own targets in collaboration with the School

 

 

Donation

Payable to:

 

“Wah Yan College, H.K. – Scholarships & Special Donation Fund”

(Donors may specify which of the above listed scholarships/grants they wish to support.)

 

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Fund


2. Wah
Yan College Hong Kong – Jesuit Educational Fund

 

 

Purposes/

Categories

 

a) Students’ General Fund for student activities including “Let’s Fly Higher” projects

 

b) Social Service Fund

           

c) China Exposure Fund

 

d) Cats Community

 

e) Interact Club

 

f) Additional teachers and supporting staff

 

g) School facilities and maintenance not financed by  the EDB

 

h) Staff professional development programmes and student activities not financed by the EDB and the Wah Yan One Family Foundation

 

i) Additional staff welfare

 

 

Financial

Information:

 

- Annaul budget and the audited financial report is approved by the Jesuit Education Board

 

- Approved budget for 2008-09: $3,841,000

 

- Fund-raising target: Not specified

 

 

Donation Payable to:

 

 

“Wah Yan College , H.K.- Jesuit Educational Fund”

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Fund


3. Wah
Yan College Hong Kong – Jesuit Health Fund

 

Purposes/

Categories

 

Medical check-ups, medical expenses, nurses, domestic helper and other necessities for the well-being of Jesuit Fathers in Hong Kong

 

Financial

Information:

 

- Administered jointly by the School and the PSA

 

- Expenses from September 2007 to August 2008: $234,398

 

- Fund-raising target: $250,000 annually

 

 

Donation

Payable to:

 

 

“Wah Yan College Hong Kong - Jesuit Health Fund ”

 

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Fund


4. Wah
Yan College Hong Kong – Relief Fund

 

 

Purposes/

Categories

 

Emergency relief fund for students of Wah Yan Hong Kong who suddenly become extremely distressed financially due to unexpected family misfortunes such as illnesses, deaths, loss of jobs or financial support

 

 

Financial

Information:

 

- Administered jointly by the School and the PTA

 

- Current fund balance: $92,659

 

- Fund-raising target: Not specified

 

 

Donation

Payable to:

 

 

“Wah Yan College , H.K. – Relief Fund”

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Fund

 

5. Wah Yan Post-Secondary Trust Fund

 

 

Purposes/

Categories

 

Established by Fr. Cyril Barrett, S.J. in 1982 for the Fr. Barrett Memorial Scholarship:

 

a) For awarding scholarships to outstanding Wah Yan students in their undergraduate studies, local or overseas

 

b) For providing financial aids to needy Wah Yan students in their undergraduate studies, local or overseas

 

 

Financial

Information:

 

- Administered by the Board of Trustee composed of alumni, School Administrators and Jesuit Fathers

 

- Scholarships and grants for 2008-2009: $905,000

 

- Fund-raising target: Not specified

 

 

Donation

Payable to:

 

 

“Wah Yan Post-Secondary Trust Fund”

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Fund


6. Wah
Yan College Hong Kong – School Development Fund (SDP)

(updated 22 Mar 2011)

 

 

Purposes/

Categories

 

- Administered by the School Development Project Board represented by Jesuit Fathers, past students, teachers and parents

 

- Phases I & II: SIP Annex (completed)

 

- Phase III: Redevelopment of the School Hall works to commence mid 2011

 

- Website: http://www.wahyan-psa.org/sdp/sdp1.htm

 

 

Financial

Information:

 

- Fund-raising target: $136,510,000 (including $38,990,000 Government SIP Fund) for Phases I, II & III met in November 2010. (See newsletter for details)

 

- Currently rasising fund for future maintenance of new school hall



 

Donation

Payable to:

 

 

“Wah Yan College H.K. – SDP”

 

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