ASIA/HONG KONG - Catholic school students - an active part in the Chinese New Year Fair

Thursday, 14 February 2013

Hong Kong (Agenzia Fides) - To promote evangelization, the sense of community and collaboration among Catholic school students were the main focus of the young people who took part in the traditional Chinese New Year Fair. According to a report in the weekly newsletter of the Diocese of Hong Kong, Kung Kao Po, the students, since the preparations were called to be protagonists of this event through the sale of items related to the theme of evangelization, the development of a commercial project, market research to identify the commercial trend of this year, accounting, marketing and general administration. As one of them said, "during the preparations of the fair I was able to work closely with the classmates with whom we lived the social reality. Above all, I was able to understand the hard work and sacrifices my parents do to cope with the current cost of living. "The Catholic school invited pastoral workers and entrepreneurs to guide and help students in this experience. (NZ) (Agenzia Fides 14/02/2013)