|Key to icons: Environmental Care Education for Youth Community in Need Arts and Culture
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 societies.
|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