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As part of the OOCL Group, both our OOCL and OOCL Logistics colleagues care about the communities in which we live and work.  We give back to the communities by regularly taking part in various activities that benefit people and the society.


Going Green with H&M  
OOCL Logistics (China) Limited participated in a garment collection program run by H&M in between 16-25 June.     
July 11, 2017

OOCL Sponsors Ballet West’s Madame Butterfly 
OOCL is proud to partner with Ballet West, a prestigious and iconic non-profit arts organization in the greater Salt Lake City area as official production sponsor for their opening show of the 2016-2017 season: Madame Butterfly.     
November 9, 2016

Vancouver and Toronto Colleagues Run for the Cure 
On Sunday October 2, 2016 our colleagues in Canada participated for the second consecutive year in the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s national charity event CIBC Run for the Cure run or walkathon.      
October 7, 2016

OOCL Internships Around the World 
This year, regional offices around the globe opened their doors to offer internships to deserving students to join OOCL for the summer months. Participating offices hosted a total of 42 interns to offer them the chance to work with us.      
September 12, 2016

Hong Kong Colleagues Participate in the Veggie Run 
In an effort to reduce food waste at its source, at the same time alleviate hunger and relieve poverty, on the evenings of July 19, 26 and August 17, OOCL Hong Kong colleagues participated in the Veggie Run.     
September 5, 2016

Hong Kong Colleagues Make Teaching Materials for Children 
On August 9 and 11, OOCL Hong Kong colleagues and their guests volunteered to attend a training workshop on how to make videos of teaching material for underprivileged children hosted by Principal Chan Free Tutorial World.      
September 2, 2016

OOCL Logistics Do Their Part for Poverty Relief and Rescue 
In a continuing effort to give back to the community in need, our OLCL Changsha colleagues arranged a volunteer visit to underprivileged families and their children in Hunan, China on August 20.      
August 22, 2016

Hong Kong Colleagues Participate in the Bread Run 
On July 28, 60 OOCL Hong Kong colleagues and their family members participated for the second consecutive year in a charity event called “The Bread Run” hosted by Feeding Hong Kong.     
July 30, 2016

OOCL Logistics Lanka (Pvt) Ltd Lends a Helping Hand to the Community 
OOCL Logistics Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (OLSLL) stepped up to the plate and helped citizens, business partners and customers during the unexpectedly heavy rain falls in Sri Lanka during the second half of May 2016.     
July 5, 2016

French Colleagues Bring Solidarity and Hope at L’Amazone 2016 
On June 6, dressed in pink and ready for action, our colleagues from OOCL France participated in ‘L’Amazone 2016’ race-walk in Le Havre for the second consecutive year.    
June 8, 2016

OOCL Malaysia Going Green by Beach Cleaning 
On May 1, a total of 150 participants comprising of OOCL Malaysia colleagues and their families, employees of government agencies, representatives from Swiss-Garden Beach Resort, and local residents participated in a beach cleaning activity.     
May 5, 2016

Shanghai Colleagues Visit Rest Home for the Elderly 
On April 14, colleagues from OOCL SHA visited the elders at Pu An Rest Home. This has been an annual tradition for employees since 2012, with more new participants joining each year.    
April 26, 2016

Hong Kong Colleagues Donate to the Children’s Heart Foundation 
On April 9, our Vital Link Committee had the honor of representing the Company to present a donation cheque raised from OOCL SCHKM to the Children Heart’s Foundation.   
April 21, 2016

Shanghai Offices Continue Their Green-up Efforts 
Enthusiastic volunteers from OCHL, OLCL and OWSL participated in a meaningful excursion to the Lingang Logistics Park in Shanghai, China for the second consecutive year to plant trees in an effort to green up the environment.  
April 1, 2016

OOCL Stops Shipping Shark, Whale, Dolphin, and Their Related Products
On February 15, we issued a corporate message to inform our customers that OOCL will not accept cargo bookings for whale, shark, dolphin, and their related products with immediate effect.
March 1, 2016

Hong Kong Colleagues Walk for Millions 
OOCL Hong Kong colleagues once again participated in the "Walk for Millions" charity event to raise money for the Community Chest of Hong Kong.  
January 13, 2016

Indonesia Colleagues Fully Committed to Social Responsibility 
Our colleagues in Indonesia participated in several social responsibility initiatives in December to do what they can for their local communities in need.
December 31, 2015

A Time for Giving in the UK 
OOCL UK did their bit for the community this Christmas through ‘Text Santa Christmas Jumper Day’ fundraising and collecting non-perishable food items to donate to FIND (Families In NeeD) charity.
December 23, 2015

Hong Kong Colleagues Spread Festive Joy 
Volunteers from our HK office’s Vital Link Club and their family members and friends visited the Wong Cho Tong District Elderly Community Centre in Kowloon West to give back during the festive season.
December 15, 2015

Giving Back and Supporting Education in Bangladesh 
OOCL colleagues in Dhaka, Bangladesh through a charity organization called “Change the Lives” donated 50 schools bags to homeless children to support their education. 
December 9, 2015

Donation to the French National Lifeboat Association 
OOCL France presented a small donation to the French National Lifeboat Association (Société Nationale de Sauvetage en Mer or “SNSM”) at Le Havre station.
October 30, 2015

Run for the Cure 2015 
Canadian colleagues from East to West participated in the 24th annual Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure 2015 to raise money and awareness in the fight against breast cancer.
October 7, 2015

Walk for Our Children 2015 
OOCL Singapore colleagues, along with their family members, volunteered to take part in the event to help raise money for Singapore Children's Society while encouraging family bonding.
September 14, 2015

With Love from Taiwan 2015 
OOCL contributed to the community in need by carrying a donation of rice from the Taiwanese Government for distribution in Bangladesh. 
August 6, 2015

Hong Kong Colleagues Visit the Elderly 
Our Hong Kong colleagues gathered with their families and friends to visit the elderly with gift packs for the upcoming Dragon Boat Festival. 
June 15, 2015

Hong Kong Colleagues Help Collect Bread for the Needy
Volunteers from our Hong Kong offices spent some time after work to participate in the Bread Run, a charity event to collect surplus bread from stores across Hong Kong and deliver to the needy.
April 16, 2015

Walk for Millions 2014/2015 in Hong Kong 
Our Hong Kong colleagues took part in the Walk for Millions charity walk to raise funds for various family and child welfare services.
January 12, 2015

Stargaze Camp in Hong Kong 2014
Our OOCL and OOCL Logistics colleagues in Hong Kong brought their families and friends to join the Stargaze Camp for All & the Blind 2014.
October 29, 2014

Organic Farm Visit for Children in Hong Kong 
Our Hong Kong colleagues took some underprivileged children to visit a local organic farm.  They also donated to these children some handmade card holders and stationery.
September 24, 2014

Bake Sale for the Canadian Cancer Society 
Our Toronto colleagues held a bake sale to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 16, 2014

Walk for Millions in Hong Kong 
Our Hong Kong colleagues have participated in the charity Walk for Millions to help raise funds for the local social welfare agencies.
January 8, 2014

Donation of Containers to Build a Community Center in China 
We recently donated some used containers to a non-profit organization to build a community center for the migrant workers’ children living on the outskirts of Shanghai.
January 6, 2014

Spreading the Warmth to the Elderly 
This winter, our Hong Kong office spreads the warmth to the elderly by sending them scarves and rice.
Decemeber 18, 2013

Packing Rice for the Needy 
Our Hong Kong colleagues recently volunteered with their families and friends to help pack rice for distribution to the needy people across Hong Kong.
December 9, 2013

Hong Kong Summer Interns Talk About the Program
Our Hong Kong offices recruited 21 summer interns this year.  Some of them made a video to share how they felt about the internship.
November 14, 2013

Stargaze Camp in Hong Kong 
Our Hong Kong colleagues from OOCL and OOCL Logistics brought their families and friends to join the Stargaze Camp for All & the Blind 2013.
October 24, 2013

Charity Walks for the American Heart Association 
Our colleagues in North America have recently participated in two charity “heart walks” in Charleston and San Ramon to support the American Heart Association.
October 9, 2013

Sponsorship of Baker Park in Long Beach 
OOCL has sponsored a new park in Long Beach and donated funds to build new wheelchair accessible playground equipment.
May 16, 2013

Fundraising for UNICEF
OOCL offices in Hong Kong, South China and North China have organized a charity sale and donated the funds raised to UNICEF to help children in need.
March 14, 2013

Renewing Partnership with The Asia Foundation 
For the second year running, OOCL has partnered up with The Asia Foundation again to deliver books to those in need in Asia.
January 16, 2013

Knitting for Charity 
OOCL brings some warmth to the elderly in Hong Kong this winter.  Our colleagues volunteered to knit some 200 scarves for the elderly.
December 24, 2012

The Experience of Working at OOCL 
This summer, our Hong Kong office welcomed a group of 27 interns into various departments. Our interns made a video about their experience working at OOCL.
October 4, 2012

Antwerp Colleagues Reach Out to More Children in Need 
Last year, our Antwerp colleagues donated to a hospital to buy new toys for the children staying there. This year, they donated to a rehabilitation center to buy desks for children with special needs.
June 25, 2012

Helping Children in Sri Lanka 
Luc Van Ongeval from our Antwerp, Belgium office has been involving in a charity which helps children in need in Sri Lanka.  He is one of our many OOCL employees who are committed to giving back to the community by actively participating in volunteer work.
June 12, 2012

Fostering an Entrepreneurial Spirit for Young Students in Hong Kong 
OOCL participates in the School-Company-Parent (SCP) Program by the Young Entrepreneurs Council (YDC) and organizes a series of six workshops for young students in Hong Kong.
May 25, 2012

Partnering with The Asia Foundation to Distribute Books across Asia 
OOCL is proud to partner with The Asia Foundation to distribute over 400,000 new books to students in need across Asia.
February 6, 2012            

iCare Says Thank You for Thai Flood Relief 
The floods in Thailand in 2011 were the worst in half a century. While around 40% of the country was badly affected, the floods have relentlessly affected Thai people as a whole. To help with relief efforts, we donated funds to iCare Thailand – a local charity organization.
January 26, 2012

Food Donation to the Elderly in Hong Kong
Over the holiday season, OOCL employees in Hong Kong organized a food donation drive for a local Elderly Day care centre.
January 4, 2012

Reaching Out to Children in Need in Antwerp
OOCL employees in Antwerp took a personal and long-term step recently, to help their community by donating part of their salaries and helping to rebuild a playroom for sick children.
October 27, 2011

Charity Walk and Fund Donation to St James’ Settlement 
OOCL Hong Kong staff organized a charity walk to raise funds for St James’ Settlement to set up a Family Learning Corner.  It is estimated that around 800 people can benefit from it each month.
October 18, 2011

Donating to St James' Settlement 
A group of colleagues from OOCL Hong Kong took Community Responsibility personally recently by making donations to St James' Settlement, which went towards buying stationery for children in need just in time for the start of the new school year.       
September 28, 2011

Commitment to Education for Youth 
In line with our commitment to education for youth in our community, OOCL offers university students a chance to apply for a two-month internship. These internships give students a chance to gain some hands-on experience with a leading shipping and logistics company.      
September 22, 2011

Making a Green Effort 
As a socially responsible corporate citizen, OOCL recognizes the importance of taking responsibility for its industry effect on the environment. Other than our active participation in various industry initiatives, we also focus on “Going Green” at local level around our global offices.      
September 14, 2011


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