Filipino organization in HK celebrates 33rd anniversary
The SIKAP Association was founded in 1984 by a Filipino driver named Rey Vital, and now has around 100 members
The SIKAP Association, one of the oldest Filipino community organizations in Hong Kong, celebrated its 33rd anniversary on November 26 at the Empire Hotel in Wan Chai.
The organization was founded by Rey Vital in 1984. It consisted then of a few Filipino drivers in Hong Kong who held friendly basketball tournaments, sunwebhk.com reported.
Since then, the association’s membership has grown to about 100, and now it now organizes many tennis tournaments and fellowship events for its members.
Vital said the group would continue to hold friendly tennis competitions and other events to strengthen the friendship and unity it has built in the Filipino community for more than three decades.
In 2016, there were more than 180,000 Filipinos in Hong Kong.