# About Ever Green.
Ever Green Association (EGA) is a non-profit organisation based in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Government granted EGA the status of a charitable institution of public
character with tax exemption in 2008 (Ref: 91/9195). We have been working to
promote waste recycling and environmental protection in the local community,
advocating the importance of protecting the planet and reducing pollution.
## Our Aim
- To combine strengths of all generations in achieving the Confucian ideas
of taking care of the aged, making full use of adults’ abilities, and educating and helping the
- To raise our members’ environmental awareness and promote healthy living,
creating a force for green living.
- To gather green buddies in establishing a green community.
## Our Work
- 2006 - Green Community Economy Project: to recycle plastic waste in Hung Hom with Hung Hom
- 2007 - Recycling Ambassador Pilot Scheme: to provide recycling service at Sau Mau Ping Estate,
Ching Ho Estate and Hau Tak Estate to provide recycling service for residents of public housing
- 2009 - Green Buddy in Green Community Scheme: to provide paid recycling service at Sau Mau Ping
South Estate, Ching Ho Estate, Tin Wah Estate, Ka Wai Chuen and Wuhu Street with management
- 2010 - Tin Shui Wai Community Collaboration Platform: to provide a large variety of
professional services to the residents of Tin Shui Wai with the best use of resources
- 2012 - Tai Po District Food Waste Collection Pilot Project: to join forces with the government
and Link Reit for recycling food waste at Tai Yuen Market
- 2013 - Food Share, We Care Project: to rescue surplus food in Hung Hom, Ho Man Tin and Western
_Income and donations received by Ever Green Association are all devoted to environmental
protection and educational activities in Hong Kong._