Soka Gakkai International
Buddhism in Action for Peace
History & Philosophy
Stories and reflections on the Buddhist approach to life
Updates and reports from around the world
On January 5, some 200 SGI-Hong Kong (SGI-HK) members participated in the “Hong Kong and Kowloon Walk for Millions.” The walk is an annual fund-raising event organized by The Community Chest of Hong Kong, an NGO that provides financial support to a wide range of welfare services and initiatives working with vulnerable groups in Hong Kong.
The walk covered a total distance of 10 kilometers from the Hong Kong Stadium to Aberdeen Country Park Visitors Center. SGI-HK members, some of whom had traveled long distances to join the walk, raised a total of HK$83,000 (US$10,700). All funds raised will be allocated by The Community Chest of Hong Kong to 23 member organizations that provide family support and child protection services in Hong Kong.
SGI-HK members also participated in the 2013 walk.
[Adapted from an article in the February 3, 2014, issue of Li Ming Sheng Bao (LMSB); photo courtesy of LMSB]
Transforming Lives: The Power of Human Rights Education
SGI’s Activities for Nuclear Abolition
by Kazuo Ishiwatari and Kimiaki Kawai
Singapore Soka Association—Promoting Harmonious Coexistence in the Lion City
by Dennis Lee, director of Program and Community Relations, SSA
Soka Gakkai in America: Focused on Servant Leadership and Dialogic Teaching
by William Aiken, director of public affairs, SGI-USA