Archive for the ‘Uncategorised’ Category

Easter 2016 Multi-Sport Activity Day

Friday 15 April 2016 四月,十五天, 星期五 Multi-Activity youth project 2 Number of places: 20 people If you are interested, please contact Family Unit staff (Amy or Woon) at: 66-68 Swan St, Manchester, M4 5JU 0161 833 0377

FAMILY UNIT ICE SKATING ACTIVITY 2016

2016家庭溜冰樂  Altrincham Family Ice Skating   曰期:二零一六年二月十八日星期四 時間: 上午十點至下午三點 集合地点: 慧妍總部 價格: 會員 0-3歲 免費 兒童 (四歲 以上) £7.00 成人 £7.00 非會員 0-3歲 免費 兒童 (四歲 以上) £14.00 成人 £14.00   Date: Thursday 18th February 2016 Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm Gathering Point: Wai Yin Headquarters   PRICES: Members: 0-3 years old FREE Child (4+) £7.00 Adults £7.00   Non-members: 0-3 years old FREE Child (4+) £14.00 Adults £14.00   請自備車費及午餐 FOOD AND TRAVEL NOT INCLUDED   如果有興趣參加, 請聯絡家庭組同事鍾先生或鄭姑娘 If you are interested, please contact Family Unit Staff (Alfred or Woon) at 66-68 Swan St, Manchester M4 5JU 0161 833 0377 […]

Wai Yin Society 27th Annual Report and AGM on Sunday 17th January 2016 二 零一六 一月 十七 日

Wai Yin Society 27th Annual Report was presented at the AGM at  1 pm on Sunday 17th January 2016. 二  零一六 一月 十七  日,  星期日一点钟 下午 The meeting was held at the Sheung Lok Centre. 参加 在 常樂中心 Chair: Mrs Juanita Yau When I accepted the role of Chairlady over 20 years ago, I made it my aim to support Wai Yin to become a sustainable organisation with openness and honesty.  Ever since that day, I have worked hard to help Wai Yin to achieve this aim. Since 2007, Wai Yin has become a prominent force for the Chinese community and as well as  reaching into other […]

Charity Dinner at Sweet Mandarin for the Elderly

On Wednesday 30th December 2015, between Christmas and New Year, thanks to the famous Sweet Mandarin sisters,  our elderly folk at Wai Yin Society celebrated a festive dinner, at the Sweet Mandarin restaurant in Manchester. About 60 elderly people gratefully attended, and received a very warm welcome and excellent service. An enjoyable and fantastic time was had by all, and the food was delicious!!! As you know, the season can be a time of loneliness and isolation. We would like to especially thank the chefs and co-owners,  Lisa and Helen Tse, and staff of Sweet Mandarin for their wonderful kindness […]

Job Opportunity 工作机会

Maternity Cover (12 months) Administrator/Receptionist (Job Ref no. ad/01/2016) Part- time (30 hours per week) Wai Yin Job Grade: Administrator Salary: £10,873 per annum (Wai Yin pay scale point 9) Post from: 15th February 2016 Wai Yin Society seeks an Administrator to provide administrative work to be based at the Headquarters. We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal communication skills, reception skills, as well as good IT skills. Strong candidates will have a track record of working with wide range of customers from ethnic minority communities and experience of leading and supporting the reception team. Wai Yin Society is […]

Christmas & New Year Opening Hours 慧妍社聖誕節和新年開放時間

Wai Yin Opening Hours at X’mas & New Year 慧妍社聖誕節和新年開放時間 23rd December 2015 (Wednesday) 星期三   Closed at 1.00pm 開放至下午一時 24th December 2015 (Thursday)星期四   Closed at 1.00pm 開放至下午一時 25th December 2015 (Friday)星期五   Closed 休息 28th December 2015 (Monday)星期一   Closed 休息 29th December 2015 (Tuesday)星期二   Closed 休息 30th December 2015 (Wednesday)星期三   9.30am – 5.00pm 上午9.30至下午5時 31st December 2015 (Thursday)星期四   Closed at 1.00pm 開放至下午一時 1st January 2016 (Friday)星期五   Closed 休息 4th January 2016 (Monday)星期一   Open as usual 服務恢復正常  

Annual Staff and Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Wai Yin recently celebrated the commitment and hard work of all staff and volunteers ( including the Trustees) at the annual appreciation dinner on Tuesday 20th October 2015. Some seventy participants were in attendance including friends and family. It was also great to be hosted by some of our ESOL learners, working there! It was held at TOPS Buffet Restauarant on Portland Street, and was a great success! We would also like to thank TOPS for some prize vouchers for the fundraising raffle.  

2015 Family Christmas Celebration 親子圣诞庆祝会

  图片上点击,大见 click on image to see details clearly! 如果有兴趣参加, 请联系家庭组同事 鄭姑娘或黃姑娘 If you are interested, please contact Woon / Amy [Telephone 电话 ] 0161 833 0377 [Address地址] 66-68 Swan Street Manchester M4 5JU

Chair – Wai Yin Board of Trustees wins Mulan Award

It is our pleasure to inform you that our Chairperson Juanita Yau has won the Mulan Award (Contribution to Charitable Causes and Philanthrophy Award) last Monday 9th November 2015 We congratulate Juanita for winning this well deserved award. Mulan Foundation Network aims to recognise and honour the achievements of Chinese women in the UK and elsewhere through Annual Awards and in the process build up a global network of top and successful Chinese women and young Chinese women on the way up, for networking, mentoring and to support and help each other as well as contribute to the wider community. For […]

Wai Yin at the House of Lords

Congratulations! Juanita Yau, Chairperson of Wai Yin Society, was invited to attend the House of Lords to collect an award. She was the 1st runner up for CIAC & Shaftesbury Woman Volunteer of the  Year Award 2015 The Award Ceremony took place on Monday 19th October 2015 from 3.30pm – 5.00pm at the House of Lords, kindly hosted by The Lord Sheikh on behalf of the Chinese Information and Advice Centre (CIAC). Traditional afternoon tea was served overlooking the beautiful River Thames with spectacular performances.

Thank you Painting Volunteers!

A big thank you to our wonderful people at Sheung Lok. Recently, they  repainted the Sheung Lok Centre. 谢谢   The picture shows  our volunteers helping us (left to right): Tony Kwong, Vincent Mak,  Jayden Lai, Chung Shun Liu, Ming Chiu Chan. 照片,人, 左到右, Tony Kwong, Vincent Mak,  Jayden Lai, Chung Shun Liu, Ming Chiu Chan

Annual Educational Visit 2015

Recently, Wai Yin service users enjoyed their annual summer educational visit. 新近, 我们有一个前往英格兰南部 This year, the trip went to Warwick Castle and Shakespeare’s birthplace. 我们看到莎士比亚的房子,华威城堡 It was very enjoyable and popular. Two full coaches went. 这是令人愉快的和流行, 我们在两辆公交车去. We hope that you can join us next year. 明年, 明年我们希望你能来,我们可以一起去