HKGGA Award for Volunteer Service -RA and DA members

HKGGA Award for Volunteer Service


The Volunteer Movement under the Social Welfare Department has been officially retired in 2021, and the award of voluntary work certificates (gold/silver/bronze) also ceased to be issued. In order to continue to encourage all of our members and recognize their active participation in the voluntary work of Girl Guides, a certificate of service will be issued under the Hong Kong Girl Guides Association from 2021.


Adult volunteers who fulfil required volunteer service hours (such as attending any Girl Girls meetings, or activities) from September 1 to August 31 each year are eligible to receive certificate.


Suggested Calculate Method

1. Prepare and hold meeting: 3 hrs 

2. Attend meeting: 3hrs

3. Plan and assist in activities: depends on the activitiy



Recognition Criteria: Award Criteria of Volunteer Service Certificate

Based on the annual accumulated no. of service hour delivered from 1st of September to 31 August of each guiding year. 

1. Those who have served for 30 hours or more can awarded for a Certificate of Merit

2. Those who have served for 50 hours or more can awarded for a bronze award certificate

3. Those who have served for 100 hours or more can awarded for a silver award certificate

4. Those who have served 200 hours or more can awarded for a gold award certificate



Service Hours Recording Method

Each adult member must fill in the service hours form (downloadable from the association's website), and then return the information to External Liaison staff. Late submission will not be accepted.


Special Arrangement for 2021-22 Service Hours

For 2021-2022 Guiding Year’s Service Hours Award, the counting period will cover 1st January 2021 to 31st August 2022. Volunteers shall record their service hours regularly. It is expected that service hour information collection will be done at the end of 2022.

Last Update Date: 2022-08-17