University YMCA® (HKU): Joint-U Community Engagement Programme - Understairs Shops Exploration Community Hunt

University YMCA® (HKU)

Joint-U Community Engagement Programme: Understairs Shops Exploration Community Hunt
「樓」下來的舖:樓梯舖社區探索計劃之城市遊踪活動

Programme Registration

(Application Deadline: 23:59, 16 November 2022)

 

Eligibility: HKU students/alumni aged 17-29 with valid University YMCA (HKU) membership.

For Membership Registration and Details of Welcoming Gifts: Click Here

Enquiries about Membership Registration and the Programme: WhatsApp Us / 3917-8091 / uniy@hku.hk 

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"What is an understairs shop?"
"How are the understairs shops related to the development of Hong Kong?"
"How does urban renewal influence the Understairs Shops and their owners?"
"How to store stocks in such a limited space?"
"Are all understairs shops historical?"

Understairs shops have become rare in local community nowadays, while a few are still found in Hong Kong, especially in Sham Shui Po and Kowloon City area. If you would like to know the answers of above-mentioned questions, explore the community and get to know more about the history of these hidden gems and local culture, welcome to join our Half-day Community Hunt!

 

Programme Details

Date: 19th November 2022 (Saturday)

Time: 1pm – 6pm

Gathering/Dismissal Point: YMCA Mong Kong Holistic Development Centre

Community Hunt Locations: Sham Shui Po, Kowloon City & To Kwa Wan

Contents: Visit understairs shops in different districts to complete designated tasks and challenges

Language: Cantonese

Fee*:
$30/person (In groups of 2) or $50/person (Individual)
*A deposit of $50 will be required for each participant. Deposit will be fully refunded upon the completion of the activity with satisfactory performance.

Deadline: 16 November 2022 (Sunday) 11:59pm

Enquiries: Mr. Peter Chan (3917-8091) / uniy@hku.hk

 

Remarks:

1. For applicants using the discount for group of 2, you will be assigned to the same group during the activity. For any group of 4, please complete the above application form by 2 groups seperately and send an email to uniycypg@ymca.org.hk to let us know if you would like to be assigned to the same group, the organising committee will try to arrange.

2. In response to the latest situation of the epidemic, the mode of the event is subjected to change, and further notice will be given at that time.

3. The programme fee is non-refundable.

4. No matter the event is conducted in any format, participants will only get a full deposit refund upon successful completion of the programme.

 

About University YMCA (HKU)

As a strategic partner of CEDARS and a student organisation affiliated to Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong, Uni-Y® (HKU) is dedicated to making your university life more fruitful by offering an array of distinguished local community engagement programmes. Leveraging on our strong joint university and YMCA network in 120 countries and regions, we are also committed to enriching your u-adventures ranging from joint-u activities, service trips, overseas internships and a lot more. Do not hesitate any longer in stepping out of your first step if you wish to have a fulfilling year ahead! Register to become a Uni-Y (HKU) member now to enjoy our programmes and services throughout and beyond your U-life. Stay tuned with us by following our Instagram or Facebook page, and subscribe to our YouTube Channel for our latest videos!

 

注意事項 Important Points to Note

Membership Information

Applicants must be the members of University & College YMCA. Please ensure that all applicants have completed membership registration and have both 1) the membership number and 2) the expiry date.

(i) If you do not know your membership number, please submit your enquiry via WhatsApp +852 2705-2231. (Staff will reply during office hours)

(ii) If you are not our member yet, please click HERE to know more and apply for our membership.

 

Important Points to Note

1. Applicants must be the members of University & College YMCA. You are welcome to join our membership during application of the programme. 參加者須為大學及學院青年會會友,歡迎於報名時即時入會。

2. Limited quota applies. Your application will only be confirmed upon the completion of the payment. The Organiser reserves the right to close entries before the announced deadline without prior notice. 活動名額有限,先到先得,一切以繳費時間為準,主辦單位有權提前截止報名而不作另行通知。

3. The Organiser reserves the right to void any applications with invalid information and/or submitted via improper procedures. 若參加者提供的資料有任何錯誤或不依照正確程序報名,主辦單位保留拒絕接受其參加權。

4. Membership fee will not be refunded under any circumstances. 一經繳費,會費在任何情況下都不會退還。

5. Participants shall check the email inbox regularly, in order to receive the most updated event information. 參加者有義務定期檢查電郵郵箱,以獲得最新活動資訊,否則參加者須自行承擔其造成的所有損失。

6. Deposits will be returned upon satisfactory performance in all activities on time. 參加者必須表現良好、準時出席及順利完成所有活動方可獲退回按金。

7. The organiser reserves the right to make all decisions in relation to the event, including but not limited to the confirmation of entries, the arrangement of the event, and the amendment to the terms or conditions without prior notice. 主辦單位保留對是次活動的最終決定權,包括但不限於取錄參加者及活動安排,以及保留增減、修改及刪除條款及細則之權利,而不作事先通知。

Personal Information (Individual Application / Group Member 1)

For non-HKU applicants, please sign up at https://forms.office.com/r/hYtjLJ7aX3.

Applicants must be valid members of Uni-Y (HKU). Please ensure that you have completed membership registration and have both 1) the membership number and 2) the expiry date. If you are not a member yet, please CLICK HERE to register for membership.

1. If you have forgotten the number, please input "Forgot no.".
2. If you have submitted your membership application and do not know your membership number yet, please input "New member".

Please enter a mobile phone number reachable via WhatsApp.

For non-HKU applicants, please sign up at https://forms.office.com/r/hYtjLJ7aX3.

Please input "N/A" if not applicable.

Personal Information (Group Member 2)

Applicants must be valid members of University & College YMCA. Please ensure that you have completed membership registration and have both 1) the membership number and 2) the expiry date. If you are not a member yet, please CLICK HERE to register for membership.

1. If you have forgotten the number, please input "Forgot no.".
2. If you have submitted your membership application and do not know your membership number yet, please input "New member".

Please enter a mobile phone number reachable via WhatsApp.

Please input "N/A" if not applicable.

Terms & Conditions, Declaration

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

I (the above information provider and the undersigned) declare that the above information is true and correct. To the best of my knowledge and belief, there is no health problem or other reasons that I am not suitable for this activity.  I am in good health condition and do not conceal any existing health problems and allergies. I agree to participate in this activity and comply with disciplinary requirements. If I violate the rules and regulations, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify my participation. 本人 (上述個人資料) 聲明以上填報資料均真確無訛,據本人所知所信,並無任何健康或其他理由導致本人不宜參加本活動。本人健康狀況良好,並無隱瞞任何既有之健康問題或過敏症。本人同意參加是次活動,亦明白活動具有一定之紀律要求,倘若學員違反紀律、規則,貴會將保留終止本人繼續參加活動的權利。

【Personal Information Collection Statement】

University YMCA (HKU) undertakes to comply with the requirements of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance to ensure that personal data kept are accurate and secured. Your personal information (including your name, email address, etc) may be used by University YMCA (HKU) for the purposes of sending organizational updates, fundraising appeals, event invitations, surveys and other communication and marketing materials to you via telephone, post and/or electronic mails. If you do not wish to receive any communication from us, please email your full name in both Chinese and English, together with your membership number and to uniy@hku.hk. For any enquiries, please contact us at 3917-8091.