Save the Children Annual Fundraising Gala in Hong KongNovember 17, 2017
Hong Kong, China
On November 17, Michael DeSombre, as chairman of Save the Children Hong Kong, hosted Save the Children’s annual fundraising gala in Hong Kong. The gala raised approximately $1 million in support of Save the Children programs in Asia, including programs to remove children from brick making kilns in Nepal. A mother and daughter who benefited from Save the Children’s programs in Nepal attended the gala to provide their personal stories. The Gala was attended by various celebrities and senior businesspersons in Hong Kong.