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Project background

Lok Sin Tong Leung Wong Wai Fong Memorial School will implement The Child Development Fund School-based Project (Third Batch) in November 2016. The project is launched by the Government, aims at promoting the longer-term development of children from a disadvantaged background, thereby reducing inter-generational poverty.

(For details about Child Development Fund, pls browse http://www.cdf.gov.hk/ )

 

Objectives

To encourage participating children to plan for the future, develop an asset-building habit as well as accumulate savings and intangible assets (such as positive attitudes, personal resilience and capacities, social networks, etc.), so as to promote their longer-term development and thereby reducing inter-generational poverty.

 

Target

- Primary 4 to 7 students and fulfill one of the following requirement:

- their families are receiving Comprehensive Social Security Assistance; or

- full grants from student finance schemes administered by the Student Finance Office; or

- whose household income is less than 75% of the Median Monthly Domestic Household Income; or

- Low-income Working Family Allowance

(Note: Those who has participated / is now participating CDF project is NOT eligible)

 

Project period

From November 2016 to October 2019 (3 years)

 

Enquiry

Tel: 2272 9850 

Fax: 2382 1811

Email: cdf@loksintong.org

https://www.facebook.com/lstcdflwwf/