Cheng Yu Tung College (CYTC) follows the Macao government project of poverty alleviation in Congjiang county, Guizhou province of Mainland China, as well as the S.A.R. policy regarding “Programa de jovens dedicados ao combate à pobreza”, CYTC has started the captioned Service-Learning Program since 2018. Every year, CYTC will select about 10 students for the program. After a series of training, the CYTC teacher will lead them to Congjiang for a one-week service-learning trip. They will provide voluntary teaching and activities in local primary schools, as well as to learn local minority cultures, such as the Miao tribe, Dong tribe, etc.
CYTC students taught the children in Congjiang in December 2018
In 2019, this program has been included in the “Programa de jovens dedicados ao combate à pobreza”, which is organized according to the policy of the Macau S.A.R. Government.