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Close to 600 elderly, aged up to 96, fast for 8 hours to help Syrian refugee children Dr. Leong Che-hung officiates the opening ceremony


The 8-Hour Elderly Famine fundraising event is held today at the Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong Wu Kwai Sha Youth Village. The event, now into its 26th year, has attracted close to 600 participants, with the oldest participant reaching 96 years old.