Part of Sands China’s ongoing community relief efforts

In response to the Macau Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau (IACM) calling on the Macao community to help alleviate damage throughout the city caused by Sunday’s Typhoon Mangkhut, around 60 volunteers from the Sands Cares Ambassador programme helped clean up Hac Sa beach Tuesday morning, where they disposed of branches, rubbish, and other debris, and helped shovel displaced sand back onto the beach.

Sands China’s relief efforts, which began immediately before and after Sunday’s storm, include initiatives such as delivering meal boxes and visiting live-alone elderly to tape windows shut to minimise storm damage. The company’s recovery work remains ongoing, and is part of Sands Cares the global corporate citizenship programme of parent company Las Vegas Sands Corp.

Photo caption: Sands Cares Ambassadors shovel sand back onto the beach Tuesday at Hac Sa, after Typhoon Mangkhut’s strong winds had displaced the sand onto nearby sidewalks Sunday.

Photo caption: Sands Cares Ambassadors help clean up Hac Sa beach Tuesday, disposing of tree branches, rubbish, and other debris in the aftermath of Sunday’s Typhoon Mangkhut.

Photo caption: Around 60 Sands Cares Ambassadors gather Tuesday at Hac Sa to clean up the beach in the wake of Sunday’s Typhoon Mangkhut.


About Sands China Ltd.

Sands China Ltd. (HKEx: 1928, Sands China or the Company) is a Cayman Islands registered company and is listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. Sands China is the largest operator of integrated resorts in Macao. The Company’s Cotai Strip portfolio is comprised of The Venetian® Macao, The Plaza® Macao, Sands® Cotai Central and The Parisian Macao. The Company also owns and operates Sands® Macao on the Macao peninsula. The Company’s integrated resorts contain a diversified mix of leisure and business attractions and transportation operations, including large meeting and convention facilities; a wide range of restaurants; shopping malls; world-class entertainment at the Cotai Arena, The Venetian Theatre, The Parisian Theatre and the Sands Cotai Theatre; and a high-speed Cotai Water Jet ferry service between Hong Kong and Macao. The Company’s Cotai Strip portfolio has the goal of contributing to Macao’s transformation into a world centre of tourism and leisure. Sands China is a subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS). 

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Sands Cares

A firm believer in the importance of corporate social responsibility, Sands China Ltd. engages with the local Macao community as a part of Sands Cares – the charitable giving programme of parent company Las Vegas Sands Corp. Sands Cares integrates the company’s philanthropic work worldwide in four key areas: financial giving, community problem solving and collaboration, in-kind donations, and team member volunteerism.

Key areas of Sands Cares in Macao include the Sands Cares Ambassador programme for volunteering in the local community; charitable contributions to NGOs and community organisations; and sponsorship of community events.

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