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2nd Annual




Lifestyle Asia LIVE Chi Fan for Charity HK Blogging Page!

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@chifanforcharityhk #chifanhk2014 WIN! Medium.Asia Phuket getaway for two at Cape Sienna Phuket Villas! 3 day 2 night stay in a Seaview Studio Room For Two at Cape Sienna Hotel & Villas, Phuket. Daily Breakfast Included ($8,000) 1. Post photos from your evening, follow @chifanforcharityhk & hashtag #chifanhk2014 Take photos of the food, the cocktails/wine, your guests, the chef...we will leave it up to you! 2. The CFFC HK Team will pick the BEST photo with the most creative caption! 3. We will announce the winner next Friday 28 November 2014 via @chifanforcharityhk on Instagram & on

Tonight’s Schedule

7:30PM / 8:00PM All dinners begin. Text bidding for Silent Auction commences (Please refer to Page 7). 10:00PM After-Party at KEE begins with free-flow between 10:00pm and midnight. (Note: Drinks will need to be paid for after midnight). 11:00PM - LATE KEE resident DJs Mr.Sit and DJ Rork kicks off their 80’s music. Guests dance their socks off!!! 12:00AM Raffle and Silent Auction close* 12:45AM - LATE Continue to dance the night away! *Raffle prizes & Silent Auction winners will be posted on the Chi Fan for Charity HK website ( on Monday, November 24th. Winners will have until 6:00pm on Friday, November 28th to claim their prizes. All prizes will be collected from KEE Club.

To guarantee your entry into the after-party please wear your Enlighten HK wristband! Silent Auction: Excited about one of the Silent Auction items on page 7 and can’t wait to start bidding? You can bid while you are enjoying your fabulous meal! Just text your bid to 9527 5105. In the text, please include: Item#, Bid Amount, and Last Name (Example: #1, $3700, Wong). If you prefer the old-fashioned way, please visit the Silent Auction tables at the KEE Club After-Party and bid with a pen and paper! Raffle Tickets: Exciting prizes to be won! Tickets will be sold at the After-Party for $50 per ticket!


Wristbands: Included inside the tablepack envelope are the Enlighten HK wristbands and must be worn for After-Party entry.


the Chari t y

ENLIGHTEN - ACTION FOR EPILEPSY ( Enlighten-Action for Epilepsy is the only epilepsy-focused, non-medical local charity that aims to support those affected by epilepsy as well as raising epilepsy awareness in Hong Kong. Although there are almost 70,000 people with epilepsy in Hong Kong, there is a huge stigma in this part of the world surrounding this neurological disorder, where till June 2010 the Chinese name for epilepsy had the character “dean” which is synonymous with ‘being crazy.’ Enlighten runs a range of complimentary, bi-lingual programmes and services to improve the quality of lives of those affected by epilepsy.

Tonight, thanks to your generosity, we will be able to support the following Enlighten programmes: • Education & Training: Programmes that will be aimed towards improving the knowledge & understanding of epilepsy amongst people of all ages. • Community Support & Welfare: Providing consultation, one-on-one counseling, group support and networking activities to help people with epilepsy lead a normal life. •Awareness: Dispelling myths and misconceptions about epilepsy to reduce the discrimination and stigma that surrounds it.

“Most people with the condition are just like you and me trying to lead normal lives, however here in HK many face prejudice on a daily basis. Your support will help us touch the lives of many children with epilepsy in HK by providing opportunities that we all take for granted. “Chi Fan for Charity is a great concept and we are delighted to be this year’s Hong Kong beneficiary. I am thrilled to see so many Hong Kong restaurants supporting this event and hope the community continues to get behind this innovative approach to support charities.” -Ms. Claudia Schlesinger, CEO and co-founder of Enlighten HK To find out how to get more involved in supporting Enlighten’s work please e-mail:


Welcome and thank you 22 . NOVEMBER . 2014


From a desire to do some good while doing what I love best (eating !), Chi Fan for Charity was born. It is incredible to see how the event has grown from very humble beginnings in 2009 with a few trailblazing restaurants in Beijing to now 100+ amazing venues in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. To date, we have raised over 3.2 million RMB (around HK$4 million!) for 17 diverse charities across China, which wouldn’t have been possible without the generous support of the restaurants, table hosts, sponsors, volunteers and people like you who have decided to dine out for a cause.


Our Hong Kong charity recipient this year – Enlighten - Action for Epilepsy – is doing superb work bringing awareness

for this neurological disease to the greater Hong Kong population. Because of your support this evening, many people will live a better life in a more accepting society. So, grab your fork or chopsticks and prepare to enjoy a unique culinary experience. Many hours of preparation in – and out – of the kitchen have gone into making this night a special one for you and everyone sitting around your table. Good Eats. Good Times. Good Causes. Best,

Michael Crain Founder, Chi Fan for Charity

Welcome and thank you 22 . NOVEMBER . 2014


Dear HK Diners! We, as well as the dedicated volunteer team, are delighted and proud to be able to bring you a second year of Chi Fan for Charity, Hong Kong to raise much needed funds for our official 2014 beneficiary charity, Enlighten - Action for Epilepsy. Sadly due to the fact that Epilepsy still seen as a stigma in Hong Kong, having all of you to dine for good with us tonight is already making a tremendous contribution towards improving the lives of Hong Kong people who suffer from epilepsy and to live a better life! We would like to thank all of the volunteers, sponsors, and restaurants who have made tonight possible and for supporting this event. We hope that you

all enjoy your dinners and have a fabulous evening for an even more fabulous cause! A tremendous thank you to our CFFC HK team this year for making this all possible: Louisa Berry, Jenny Daswani, Denise Facura, Katherine Forbes, Kathy Kok, Joanne Ross, Yammy Lo & Yuki Yasukagawa! Best,

Sammi Jayawardane and Cherry Ng Co-Organisers, Chi Fan For Charity Hong Kong



Raffle prizes

ACCOR GRAND MERCURE DONGGUAN SHIJIE (GUANGDONG) 2 nights accommodation at the Grand Mercure Dongguyan Shiji (Guangdong) with breakfast for two at Senses Café ($1,300)

AZALEA HO - DESIGNER Black shimmer cut away shoulder dress ($7,500)

BEEN HERE THERE AND EVERYWHERE CANVAS COMPANY Personalized 1x60x100cm sized canvas from Been Here There And Everywhere Canvas Company. Tell your “story” on a personalized canvas bus blind. Create your own list of destinations and we will design, print onto high quality canvas and stretch onto a frame ready to hang on your wall! ($1,000)

CROSSFIT Crossfit on ramp course + one month free membership ($4,100)

DOT COD Dinner for 4 people at Dot Cod ($5,000)

DSTRT Hamper of ‘goodies’ - 3 x Toms Shoes, 3 x Riveras Shoes, 6 x Happy Sacks, 5 x Herschel Bag ($10,000)

GHD GHD Eclipse & styling session for a party look! ($5,000)



Raffle prizes

HOTEL JEN 2 x $500 gift voucher for Café Malacca restaurant at Hotel Jen Hong Kong (2 x $500)

JAX COCO 3 month supply of Jax Coco — 96 units (330 ml TetraPak) Jax Coco 100% pure coconut water ($3,588)

LEGENDS SOCKS 30 pairs of Legends Socks. Best lifestyle sock brand that specifically caters for action sports ($4,500)

MADE IN PARADISE 2 x Made in Paradise men’s swimming shorts (2 x $820)

SUMO SUSHI SAKE 6 tickets to Sumo Sushi Sake ($1,320)

THE LANGHAM Two complimentary cocktails at the Artesan Bar ($400) followed by dinner for two at the Bostonian Restaurant ($2,600) in the Langham, Hong Kong ($3,000)

UBER 2 x $1,000 credit gift vouchers for Uber (2 X $1,000)


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VALUE: $4,000 MINIMUM BID: $1,000 BID INCREMENTS: $500 ITEM: An antique Chinese lady’s collar, with a central inset painted picture of a lady surrounded by petals decorated with flowers, birds, watermelon, insects and peaches. Embroidered in satin stitch and metallic gold couched thread. This is one quarter of an entire lady’s collar, the central top petal displaying a face to ward off evil spirits. c. 1890.


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AZUR LODGE 3 NIGHTS ACCOMMODATION QUEENSTOWN, NEW ZEALAND VALUE: $19,725 MINIMUM BID: $8,000 BID INCREMENTS: $1,000 ITEM: Enjoy 3 nights accommodation at Azur, Queenstown NZ inclusive of: • Accommodation for two in a private one-bedroom villa • Airport Transfers • Transfers to and from the Queenstown town centre • Full Breakfast • Afternoon Tea • Pre-dinner drinks and canapés

ABOUT: Azur boasts uninterrupted views of Lake Wakatipu and the remarkables mountain range. Floor to ceiling windows take full advantage of the breathtaking scenery. The main lodge & villas are perched on an isolated hillside only five minutes drive from the centre of Queenstown.


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ITEM: Kick yourself into living healthy and looking cool NOW! 1. Visit the lululemon showroom and get a customized style session with a dedicated lululemon staff member and walk away with a brand new lululemon outfit! Plus check out what it would be like to work for lululemon! 2. Go and get your sweat on in your new outfit with your lululemon dedicated staff member AND 10 friends at Flex Studio in Central (private class).


3. Experience 10 Flex Studio classes of your choice over the following month and get FIT!

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VALUE: HK$1,000 MINIMUM BID: HK$400 BID INCREMENTS: HK$100 ITEM: Sir Graham Henry signed All Blacks Memorabilia: • Adidas All Blacks Training T-shirt • Graham Henry: Final Word biography by Bob Howitt ABOUT: Sir Graham Henry is one of the most successful coaches of the All Blacks. His career included victory over the Brtiish and Irish Lions tour in 2005, five Tri Nations, three Grand Slams and the coveted Rugby World Cup 2011 title.


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VALUE: HK$10,000 MINIMUM BID: HK$4,000 BID INCREMENTS: HK$500 ITEM: Stunning 18K white gold drop earrings set with 12 princess cut diamonds for a total carat weight of 0.30ct.


ABOUT: Haywards of Hong Kong is a premier bespoke jeweller specialising in engagement rings and diamond jewellery.

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VALUE: HK$6,000 MINIMUM BID: HK$2,000 BID INCREMENTS: HK$500 ITEM: A life drawing class for 9 people. The group will be taught how to draw the human figure of a live model using a wide range of materials. The class is suitable for beginners right through to advance.

ABOUT: With over 17 years’ experience, Gail is both an experienced art teacher and a gifted artist. She has depth of subject knowledge of all forms of art, supported with a good knowledge of contextual and critical studies.


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LOTUS BEACH POOL VILLA 5-BEDROOM LUXURY BEACH VILLA - KOH SAMUI, THAILAND VALUE: HK$27,908 MINIMUM BID: HK$10,000 BID INCREMENTS: HK$1,000 ITEM: Enjoy a 3 night/4 day stay at the 5-bedroom Lotus Beach Pool Villa, a luxury beachfront villa on Koh Samui. Be spoilt by a dedicated team comprising of a private housekeeper and a private chef who together with the Resort Manager, will ensure a most relaxing holiday. Your stay includes airport transfers, chef service for breakfasts and one meal (lunch or dinner) per day, continental breakfasts and Wifi internet. The Lotus Beach Pool Villa is ideally suited for a group seeking sea, relaxation and sun on a tropical paradise in the joyous company of family and friends. Maximum capacity: 10 persons (adults and children included)


ABOUT: The Lotus Beach Pool Villa is the largest of 5 luxury villas within The Lotus Terraces, a boutique resort on Koh Samui, Thailand. Villa features include a fully equipped modern kitchen, indoor/outdoor dining, private gym, in-villa spa, private pool with jacuzzi, as well as a pool table, table tennis and foosball table and kayaks for activities. Truly a dream vacation home. Awarded Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor with 133 “Excellent� ratings out of 142 reviews for its five star service. Check out for more info.

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PLATINUM WINES 10 PERSON PRIVATE GUIDED WINE TASTING VALUE: HK$10,000 MINIMUM BID: HK$4,000 BID INCREMENTS: HK$500 ITEM: Enjoy a Guided Tasting Evening with Platinum Wines: • Guided wine tasting conducted by an in-house expert for up to 10 people • The guided tasting will take place at a private member’s lounge • Premium boutique wines from around the world and simple canapés will be served

ABOUT: has you covered from the vine to the wine. Whether you are a novice or a connoisseur, we have a bottle (or more) for you. We have access to the finest, high-quality, limited production and collectible wines from around the world.


A very special

TtoH A N K YOU our Restaurants & Table Hosts 121BC


Gene Soo & Susanna Soo

Bobo Rok

Sam Lau

Zaran Vachha

Fleur Iannazzo

Joe Nolasco & Norbyah Nolasco

Mia Rappoport

Alessio De Ambroggi

Sammi Jayawardane

Martin Garnes & SzeMing Lee

A very special

TtoH A N K YOU our Restaurants & Table Hosts Paul Niel

Lanre Animashaun

Katherine Forbes

Janice Leung Hayes

Dervla Louli

James Gannaban

Maggie Chu

Louisa Berry & Yuki Yasukagawa

Ryan Lawson

Bridget Lam


A very special

TtoH A N K YOU our Restaurants & Table Hosts

Claudia Schlesinger

Xu Xi & Harrison Kelly

The List Magazine

Ash Gupta

Sebastian Svensson & Denise Svensson

Thank you to our volunteer photographers tonight: Danny Lee (White Box Photography) and Kenneth Tang (Kennevia Photography)


A very special


to our Silent Auction & Raffle Prize Sponsors GOURMAND


A very special


to our Silent Auction & Raffle Prize Sponsors









A very special


to our Partners & After-Party Sponsors BEVERAGE SPONSORS




After -


Join us from 10pm onwards...

KEE Private Members Club 6/F, 32 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong T. 2810 9000 Thank you for being a restaurant participant. After your fabulous dinner, we’d like to invite you to join us at the After-Party at KEE Club to enjoy the free-flow from 10pm to midnight (Michter’s Whiskey, Jax Coco, Farmer’s Organic Gin, Peroni Beer, Victoria Wines & Water) as well as the silent auction, raffle, photobooth (POP Concepts) and dance the night away with KEE resident DJs - Mr. Sit & DJ Rork!

Please wear your Enlighten HK wristband included inside this tablepack envelope to guarantee your access and to jump the queues at the door!


After -


Uber will donate $100 to Enlighten HK for each new user ride taken tonight to/from your home, the restaurant and the after party at KEE Club! 1. Download at 2. Enter promo code “CHIFANHK” 3. Request your ride!


Chi Fan For Charity Hong Kong 2014 Event Programme  

Full event programme from the Chi Fan For Charity Hong Kong, 2014

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