To create more work opportunities for persons with disabilities and by enhancing public understanding of the perseverance and creativity of persons with disabilities, a Let Them Shine T-shirt Design Competition was held. About two hundred designs were received which fully demonstrated the design skills and creative talents of persons with disabilities. The adjudicators assessed the designs with their "Theme", "Creativity" and "Overall image design". Totally 15 winning designs were selected.
Famous fashion brand manufacturer and retailer, Quiksilver, appreciated the design talents of the participants and picked 3 of the winning designs for production and sale in local market. A special limited collection of Let Them Shine T-shirts with adaptation of Quiksilver will be launched in 2010 Spring. Proceeds of sales after deducting the production costs will be donated to respective NGOs of winning participants for promoting the working abilities of persons with disabilities.
Designers of the selected designs were Ms LEE Wai Ching & Mr CHOW Tak Hung of Fu Hong Society (Gold Prize), Mr LAU Chi Wai of Hong Kong Federation of Handicapped Youth (Silver Prize) and Mr WONG Shui Man of SAHK (Bronze Prize). Purchase of any one of Let Them Shine T-shirts Collection will be entitled to redeem a free Let Them Shine Single CD by Ms. Gigi LEUNG. What's more, one can enjoy a special price to purchase a Let Them Shine T-shirt exclusively designed by Ms. Gigi LEUNG. Both CD and special price offer are given on a first-come-first-served basis.
|Let Them Shine T-shirt - Gold||Let Them Shine T-shirt - Silver|
|Let Them Shine T-shirt - Bronze||Let Them Shine T-shirt - Special Collection|
(designed by SEPD Ambassador, Ms. Gigi Leung)