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MGM Rolls Out “Community Care Campaign 2014” Ten Elderly Couples Took First Set of Wedding Photos at Grande Praça

Jul 28, 2014

[July 28, 2014] MGM MACAU’s Golden Lion Volunteer Team has held various types of community events each year since June 2010, as an effort to connect with the community and to share love and compassion with those in need. The Team has rolled out its second “Community Care Campaign,” follow last year’s success, which features a highlight event – “Love Actually Charity Program.” Ten elderly couples from Vui Fai Elderly Service Centre (Centro de Dia “Brilho da Vida”), aged 65 and above in average and have been married for more than 50 years, were invited to take their very first set of wedding photos at the stunning Grande Praça of MGM MACAU.

The expressed their feelings during the Wedding Photography session: “Today is the happiest day of my life, it is our first time wearing a wedding gown and we feel beautiful! Thanks to MGM MACAU for always showing care and love”. 

Ms. Wendy Yu, Senior Vice President of Human Resources said, "MGM MACAU Golden Lion Volunteer Team holds various types of community events each year and ‘Love Actually Charity Program’ was held today to highlight the memorable moments of the ten elderly couples. The participants were so happy and in love, which have also encouraged people to extend their care to their families and friends”.



Photo Captions:

Mr. Grant Bowie, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of MGM China Holdings Limited gathered together with ten sweet elderly couples at the Grande Praça, MGM MACAU.

A happy and lovely elderly couple wearing a wedding gown and taking wedding photography for the very first time at the Grande Praça.


MGM MACAU is a unique property located on a prime waterfront site in Macau. With 582 rooms, the 35-storey hotel tower rises 154 meters into the sky; its glass exterior reflects the hues of the South China Sea and the swell of the ocean surf. The US$1.25 billion property boasts a number of distinguishing features, including the architecturally stunning 1,088m² Grande Praça. Under a marvelous glass ceiling, the 25-meter high European-inspired facades and dramatic landscapes make this a unique venue for all occasions.

In addition to the award-winning Six Senses Spa and the authentic and intriguing art-pieces that fill the property, visitors have 8 signature restaurants and bars to fulfill any gastronomic cravings, including: Aux Beaux Arts brasserie, Rossio with its open-kitchen concept, Imperial Court, Square Eight and the Lion’s Bar, to suit any mood for the evening.


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Karen Lam                
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MGM China    
Tel: (853) 8802 3801 

Juliana Kung   
Assistant Public Relations Manager
MGM China
Tel: (853) 8802 3803