The Alumni Association of Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau and the Hospital Kiang Wu Nursing and Midwifery School of Macau (Alumni Association of KWNC & KWNMS) held their General Assembly and celebration gathering for Chinese New Year of the Pig at Restaurant Ka Nin Wa at noon on March 9, 2019.
A total of 100 teachers, alumni and family members participated in the event, among whom included VAN Iat Kio, President of KWNC and Honorary President of the Association, VONG Sou Lui, Honorary President, LEONG Pou Heng, President, LENG Sou Mui, LOK Wai Hing, LEONG Cheok Vai, KONG Mei Iong, Vice-Presidents, LAI Un I, Chair of Board of Supervisors, LEI Wai In, Chair of Board of Director, WONG Sok Chan, LAU Gar Bo, Vice-Chairs of Board of Directors.
Chairlady Lei Wai In first introduced the work of the Seventh Board of Directors. Since the inauguration of the current board, the spirit of caring has been kept up, alumni have been contacted from all over the world, the 95th anniversary celebration of the Alma Mater has been actively participated, visits have been organised and paid to senior alumni with warmth and blessings. Vice Chairlady Lao Gar Bo reported that the financial situation of the board has been stable so far. At the meeting, President Leong Pou Heng thanked her Alma Mater for its support to the Alumni Association. As always, the Alumni Association has united all alumni, shown their concerns about the development of the Alma Mater, and inherited the spirit of benevolence. Lai Un I, Chair of Board of Supervisors expressed her appreciation for the work of the board.
In her speech, Honorary President Van thanked all the alumni for their thoughtfulness about their Alma Mater, briefed the participants about the construction progress of the new campus in the Islands District Medical Complex, and looked forward to the active participation of all alumni in the construction of the new campus to prepare for the 100th anniversary of KWNC.
All the participating alumni enjoyed a rich lunch in high spirits and received a New Year red packet given away by the Association while the 80-year-olds were offered some special gifts as well.