Tithe Ethical Consumption Movement 2021: A Family Themed Christmas Bazaar is coming to town Parent & Kids — Let’s "Shop Social & Learn Social"
HONG KONG SAR- Media OutReach - 24
November 2021 - "Shop Social" is the theme of this year's Tithe Ethical
Consumption Movement (TECM), organized by Fullness Social Enterprises Society
(FSES). TECM has organized a wide range of online and offline promotional
activities with various social enterprises. In addition to the newly enhanced TECM
MALL and the annual Shopping Rewards Scheme, a Christmas Bazaar will be held in
this coming December 2021! The bazaar will not only feature a wide range of festive
gifts and products from local social enterprises, it also offers various
performances and workshops for families to enjoy! Besides
practicing ethical consumption at the bazaar, attendees can also receive a free goodies bag
filled with love upon playing a simple game related to social enterprise where
attendees will learn more about the story behind every social enterprise.
Through this, we hope all attendees can experience an extra-ordinary Christmas
by "Shop Social and Learn Social".
Shop SocialChristmas Bazaar
Date：11th – 12th of December, 2021
Time： 11am to 6pm
Venue：Flat B, 3/F, Shun Luen Factory Building, 86 To Kwa Wan Road,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
extraordinary Christmas Bazaar
host its first Christmas Market from December 11th to 12th
for two consecutive days. There will be over 10 social enterprise booths covering
a wide range of goods and services at the market. As such, Furry Green
transforms leftovers from grocery stores into pet food, Wedo Global has
collaborated with a group of ethnic minorities as sewing Ambassador in
producing stylish mask and head sets, Hair Rejuvenation Clinic who hires
hearing impaired and offers herbal hair treatment products, and Green Ladies
& Green Little sells quality second-hand clothing. FSES strongly encourages
consumers to shift one-tenth of their expenditures towards consumption at
social enterprises as it is one of the ways to fulfil their social responsibility. This will
make the Christmas season more meaningful! What's a better place for families
to celebrate Christmas, come join us at the Shop Social Christmas Bazaar!
ambassador, Ms Kelly Chen, assisted in setting up the market in person, and casted
in a short film for the SE Christmas Market.
Family friendly Workshops
with Social Enterprises – Sign Up Now for Early Bird Discount
Not only are the preparations for the Christmas
Bazaar in full swing, there are also early bird discount for attendees joining
the workshops! If you register for the workshops on TECM MALL (www.tecmmall.hk) on or before December 5th, 2021,
you receive a full rebate on workshop
fee to shop at the bazaar! Friends
of all ages are welcomed to join! Limited quota applies so act now and visit
www.tecmmall.hk to register for your favorable workshops and enjoy it with your
Is waste wood of no value to you? Ever
thought about turning recycled wood into art yourself? DOSHA woodcraft turns this
fantasy a reality through this upcycling workshop. DOSHA woodcraft offers remanufactured
products, and through consumers purchases, they are contributing to the
environment and raising awareness towards environmental issues. The upcycling
workshop allows participants to rehabilitate recycled wood into useful
products, during which participants are also inspired to cherish natural
Ways Out Hong Kong
Want to look gorgeous at Christmas? The
workshop organized by Ways Out Hong Kong is one that you should not miss, as
they combine environment and fashion in one! Ways Out Hong Kong empowers young
and disadvantaged women by converting household food waste into jewellery. The
workshop will guide participants to understand how to turn peels and vegetable
residues into sustainable fashion items!
Think yoga is exclusive for young people? Then
Silver Yoga will
defy everyone's expectations. Silver Yoga is committed to designing yoga classes
for the aged with the intention that they will manage their body health and
achieve great health and longevity. As a result, the burden of an aging population on society and the
next generation will be relieved! The parent-child yoga workshop will transform
senior yoga into a family health exercise to promote harmony across generations.
Children are more than welcome to bring their senior parents to participate.
How can the children's favourite toys be
missing for children during Christmas? Anew
Toys collects and refurbishes old toys so that children can experience the fun
of sharing toys and regenerate the value of the old playthings. The workshop
allows children to use recycled materials such as fruit nets, old crayons,
waste paper, and wine corks to make new toys. Throughout the creation,
children can experience the fun of
unleashing their creativity, brilliant talent, and developing their problem-solving
ability on their own.
Rinato Eco Floral Shop
uses flowers to express communication, allowing the hearing impaired to connect
with the society through floral art. The shop is also committed to promote the concept
of environmental protection. The bonsai workshop allows children and parents to
make their own by choosing seasonal decoration materials.
Social Enterprises Society (FSES) was set up by the Fullness Christian Social
Enterprises (FCSE) as a non-profit organization in 2011. Its mission is to
promote the social entrepreneurship development and city transformation in Hong
Kong for societal betterment through a team of pracademic and knowledge
Ethical Consumption Movement (TECM) is a social innovation platform organized
by Fullness Social Enterprises Society connecting different sectors including
the government, corporate, social enterprise and public together to strengthen
the development of social entrepreneurship, as well as the promotion of ethical
consumption in Hong Kong.