Stories

New Guinness Record being Considered for Crossroads Volunteer

New Guinness Record being Considered for Crossroads Volunteer

 The Guinness Book of Records has accepted an application from a Hong Kong university student, Lorencio Mateo, who visited 801 7-Eleven...

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Crossroads Responding to Sichuan Earthquake

Crossroads Responding to Sichuan Earthquake

As the days wear on in the tragic aftermath of the Sichuan quake, the suffering deepens. 5 million survivors, now homeless,...

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Rudolph the Water Buffalo: Transforming children’s lives in the Philippines

Rudolph the Water Buffalo: Transforming children’s lives in the Philippines

What was wrong with this Christmas card?  The man in red was clearly not at the North Pole: he was in...

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Offering War Victims a Way Back to Life

Offering War Victims a Way Back to Life

“When the elephants dance, the grass gets trampled. That is the expression we use in Africa.” A worried Ugandan leader reached...

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Hunger, the Silent Killer

Hunger, the Silent Killer

They call it the silent killer. Hunger is responsible for more deaths per hour, per day, than any other force on...

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Israel: Real Hope, Hidden Needs

Israel: Real Hope, Hidden Needs

The tourist write-up made it sound idyllic to spend Easter in Jerusalem, a city filled with history. What it didn’t mention...

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Hong Kong Goods Open Doors to Learning

Hong Kong Goods Open Doors to Learning

“An education is perhaps a child’s strongest barrier against poverty.” UNICEF Hong Kong goods open doors to learning. Many of the...

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Equipping Hong Kong’s Needy

Equipping Hong Kong’s Needy

Chinese New Year: it’s a time of new beginnings, new resolutions, good food and blessings for friends and family! For many...

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EAST TIMOR: LIFE AFTER ‘BLACK SEPTEMBER’

EAST TIMOR: LIFE AFTER ‘BLACK SEPTEMBER’

“They called it ‘Black September’. Two months afterwards, you could still smell the acrid smoke in the air.” The aid worker...

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