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05Jul 2019

SPCAA Newsletter - July 2019

Dear Alumni,

We would like to bring you the following news and annoucements:

1. Message from the Chairman of the Fundraising Committee for the School Enhancement Project of St. Paul’s College (5 July)

Dear SPC Alumni,

It was already 6 months since the School Enhancement Project Fundraising Committee officially launched on 4th December 2018. Many of you may ask what have our committee done for these few months. Therefore, we prepared a short video ( to show you our achievement in past 6 months including some sharing sessions, and class coordinator tea receptions. We also develop our New Foundation Website to update our news of the School Enhancement Project from time to time.

In order to thank everyone’s support to the project, we also acknowledged each donor on our website (

We look forward to your support for St. Paul’s and please let us know if you have any suggestions or comments. For more details, please contact us by 852-25462248 or email to

With regards,

Ian Chan Yau Nam (’67)
Chairman, School Enhancement Project Fundraising Committee
St. Paul’s College Foundation

Fundraising Committee Members
Mr. Julian Lau (’75), Vice Chairman (Major Gift Group)
Mr. Alan Chiu (‘96), Vice Chairman (Alumni Group)
Mr. Sam Chiu (‘97), Vice Chairman (Special Group)
Mr. Simon Lai (‘90), Vice Chairman (Events)
Mr. Lawrence Lui (‘02), Vice Chairman (Public Relations)
Mr. Francis Hon (’92), Honorary Secretary
Mr. Ivan Lau (‘76), Honorary Treasurer
Mr. Wilson Cheng (‘92), Deputy Treasurer



2. Winter Olympics

In addition to the revenue and individual donations of the daytime event, we would like to thank the 4 generous alumni who contributed matching donation of nearly $150,000 directly to the Campus Enhancement Project.


3. Mentorship Cocktail Event

Due to venue renovation progress issue, we unfortunately have to cancel this year's mentorship cocktail, scheduled for 6 July 2019 at Zetland Hall. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and hope to see you reconnecting with mentees, mentors and other members of our big family in future mentorship events. Please contact Benson Lau at WhatsApp 9032 0563 or for refund.



4. Simon's Happy Hour - July 2019

Date: 9 July 2019 (Tue)
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: Grappa’s Cellar (1 Connaught Place, Central)

All alumni welcome to join this Happy Hour for sharing and networking! Don't miss your last drink at Grappa's as it is set to close in late July. For enquiries, please contact Carter Cheung (9192 3898). We hope to see you at the gathering!


5. SPCAA Alumni Tour to the Primary School

The Alumni Association is organising a tour to the Primary School every year for alumni to learn more about the latest development. School representative and alumni from SPCAA will guide visitors around the campus and share their experience. Family members are welcome! 

Date: 13 July 2019 (Sat)
Time: 9:45 - 11:30 am
Venue: Parents Resources Room, G/F, St. Paul's College Primary School (777 Victoria Road, Pokfulam)

For registration, please contact Philip Yeung (1986) at 9209 9752 (Whatsapp enrolment preferred).

Note: No parking space is available at the Primary School campus. Alumni can park their cars at Wah Fu Estate.



6. SPCAA Quarterly Dinner - August 2019

As a tradition, we are inviting the Primary School Headmaster Mr. Michael Mak to the August dinner as our guest speaker. Mr. Mak will share the news from the Primary School, and MORE. Please mark your diary!

Date: 22 August 2019 (Thu)
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: To be confirmed



7. Class of 1970 50th Anniversary Event

The Organising Committee for SPC 1970 50th Anniversary welcomes all SPC 1970 alumni to join us in our celebration dinner. There are also other events like visiting SPC campus and boat tours. Spouses are welcome. Almost one hundred classmates and spouses have already registered.

Date: 5 November 2019 (Tue)
Time: 6:30 - 10:00 pm
Venue:  HK Boy Scout Centre (8 Austin Rad, Tsimshatsui)

For registration, please contact Malcolm Ng (1970) at email



8. Be Connected with SPC

SPC is building a database so that it can be connected with the alumni. We would like to invite and encourage you to fill out the form at


9. Meeting Teachers & Class Reunion

The SPCAA would like to extend assistance to classes of alumni who wish to:

1) meet their past teachers; or
2) celebrate their quinquennial anniversaries in 2019.

Please contact the SPCAA by email ( for more details.

With regards,

Ray Poon (2007)
Honorary Secretary /

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