About Us

History

Teach Unlimited Foundation (TUF) is a non-profit organization founded in April 2011 by a group of local parents concerned about the quality of education for socially disadvantaged students in Hong Kong.

We are a registered tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance (Cap 112) in Hong Kong.

We are a charity listed on WiseGiving and was awarded the Caring Organisation Logo 2015/16 and 2016/17 by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service.

Vision

Every youth has a dream and can learn to realize it.

Mission

  • To support the education and personal development of socially disadvantaged students through enhancing self-esteem, learning attitude and motivation.
  • To develop high caliber, socially conscious and passionate university graduates as role models and future leaders to advance the cause of quality education for all.
  • To model an effective way on mentorship and promote its integration into youth education in Hong Kong.

Values

These are the core and shared convictions Teach Unlimited stands for. They are the root of all our action; direct us to a common purpose and to work together effectively.

Righteousness

  • Exercising social conscience and moral courage to assert the cause of quality education for all
  • Integrity in all our undertakings and action

Respect

  • Treat everyone fairly, responsibly and honorably
  • Value the talents, efforts and contribution of everyone

Compassion

  • Empathy for and charity towards the disadvantaged
  • To kindle courage, aspiration and determination
  • Serve generously, giving without haughtiness

Modesty

  • Humility in success
  • Sincere and prudent, foster trust and cooperation
  • Acknowledge all successes being outcomes of collaboration and generosity of people

Perseverance

  • Persistent and courageous at times of adversity; challenges are not obstacles to success but requisites for success
  • Resilience and commitment; real achievement is dependent upon sustained efforts

Uniqueness

  • Everyone is a bearer of unique gifts and talents. All children have unlimited potential for development.

People

Board of Directors

  • Roger Ng
    PhD FHKITA
    Chairperson
  • Maria Lee Cheng
    Vice Chairperson
  • Tom Hung
    Honorary Secretary
  • Rosanna Chu
    Honorary Treasurer
  • Peter Chow
    Head Coach
  • Simon Chan
  • Tony Wong
  • Justina Law
  • Peter Lai EdD

Honorary Advisors

Honorary Advisors

  • Professor Cheng Yin Cheong
    B.Sc., Dip.Ed., M.A., Ed.M.,
    Ed.D
  • Professor
    Nelson Chow Wing Sun
    Ph.D., MBE, SBS, JP
  • Dr. Robert Chung Ting Yiu
    Ph.D.
  • Dr. Yeung Sum
    Ph.D., SBS, JP

Honorary Legal Advisor

  • Walter Lee
    LL.B, LL.M, M.C.I. Arb.

Honorary Advisor on Compliance

  • Bridget Yu
    FCCA, FCPA, B.Sc., LL.B., LL.M

Program Staff

  • Alice Chow
    Executive Director
  • Sandra Asnani
    Program Manager
  • Chloe Chan
    Program Executive
  • Christy Lee
    Program Executive

Program Mentors

Term 2016-2018

  • Jessica Chui
  • Jason Leung
  • Ida Yip
  • Tim Yip

Term 2017-2019

  • Virpal Kaur
  • Francis Kwan
  • Hayley Kwok
  • Sonia Lui
  • Gigi Lung
  • Cherry Tong
  • Mickey Wong
  • April Yip

Governance/Finance

Good governance is important to build community's confidence in TUF. It also leads to better decisions and resources use.

 

Compliance Committee

Chairperson: Simon Chan
Honorary Treasurer: Rosanna Chu

 

Our Financials

TUF was founded with a seed operating fund donated by its Board of Directors. Additional funding has been sought through continuous fundraising appeals to individuals, corporate donors and private foundations.

For the fiscal year ending 31 July 2016, the income and expenses of TUF was recorded as HK$3.03 million and HK$3.44 million respectively.

We strive to keep our administrative expense at a low percentage of our annual budget. Consistently since 2011, over 90% of our funds is being used for direct services.