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About Sail To Change

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Using sailing to nurture and develop underprivileged Hong Kong Children
Sail To Change is a community outreach programme founded in 2019 by RHKYC members. The goal of the programme is to use sailing as a platform for character building and personal development for the underprivileged youths in Hong Kong to better prepare them for future life while learning how to treat our ocean with more care.

A bespoke Sail Training programme is designed to teach them the sport and club mentors will provide guidance and opportunities for them to get involved in wider sailing and racing activities.

Ultimately, the aim is to develop lifelong soft skills and combined with sailing skills and deep understanding in sustainability it will create positive impact in the lives of the underprivileged youths. Respect for nature, confidence in their skills and knowledge in the marine industry can better equipped them in the future.

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Objective
Use sailing as a platform for character building and nurturing personal development for underprivileged youths to better prepare them for future life while learning how to treat our ocean with more care

Vision
Create a positive impact in the lives of underprivilege youths through sailing and sustainability.

Mission
Build lifelong skills and be the protectors of the ocean.

Value
Perseverance - When faced with challenges;
Passion - And desire to succeed;
Respect - Others and Mother Nature;
Integrity - In whatever we do

Sail To Change - Using Sailing to Nurture and Develop Underprivileged Hong Kong Children

Aim Programme
Develop responsibilities and teamwork
Develop self-management skills
Develop personal characteristics
Teaching of sustainability
Change of environment and comfort zone
After school programme
Personalised sailing courses
Mentor support system
Larger involvement in the Club
Club race management

For Sail To Change Programme introduction - Click here


Sail to Change Working Group (email sailtochange@rhkyc.org.hk)

Sheila Chan - Chairman
Terence Ho
Anita Ng
Shirralee Sisson
Sarah Wilson
Herman Wong
Joyce Wong
Kent Wong
Paul Yeung
Gordon Liu – Observer