Profile of Rev. FUNG Chi Wood, Harwood
Full-time priest of
Diocese of Western Kowloon,
Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui (the Hong Kong
Anglican Church) *
Present post : Associate Priest at St. Thomas' Church (since Jan. 2019)
Former directly-elected Legislative Councillor, Hong Kong (1991-95)
Married, with two sons.
1956 Born in Hong Kong, baptized at Holy Trinity Church, Diocese of Hong Kong & Macau (Anglican);
confirmed in 1973.
1979 Bachelor of Science, University of Hong Kong
1982 Master of Divinity, Chinese University of Hong Kong
1982 Ordained deacon, Diocese of Hong Kong & Macao (the Anglican Church in Hong Kong)
1983 Ordained priest, Diocese of Hong Kong & Macao (the Anglican Church in Hong Kong)
1981-87 Founding member & Executive Member, Student Christian Movement of Hong Kong (2005 -now Chaplain)
1981-84 Member of Youth Committee, Christian Conference of Asia.
1984-87 Member of Commission on Public Policy, Hong Kong Christian Council
1986 Convener, Joint Conference For The Shelving Of The Daya Bay Nuclear Power Plant (comprises of 116 NGO's, leads a large social movement in Hong Kong that collected 1.04 million signatures asking for the shelving of the Daya Bay Nuclear Plant in China, the Plant is just 50 km from Hong Kong.)
1986-92 Executive Committee Member, The Conservancy Association (an environmental group in Hong Kong)
1987-90 Member of Secretariat, Joint Committee On The Promotion Of Democratic Government
1988 - 2001 Founding Member & Executive Committee Member (1996-98 as Chairman, 1998-now as Vice Chairman), Church Workers Association (ceased operation in 2001)
1988-91 Member of District Board, directly elected
1988 Dec. Hunger strike for 50 hours asking for a more democratic government, this triggered off a historical marathon hunger strike lasting for one month.
1990-94 Founding Member & Central Committee Member, United Democrats of Hong Kong
1991-95 Member of Regional Council, directly elected
1991-95 Member of Legislative Council, directly elected
1989 - now Member (91-94 Executive Committee Member), Hong Kong Alliance In Support Of Patriotic Democratic Movement Of China
1994 - 99 Founding Member (Central Committee Member 1994-96), The Democratic Party (at present, friend of Democratic Party)
1995 - 99 member, The Frontier (2001-02 friend of The Frontier, 2002-04 member, 2005-now Friend of Frontier)
July 2002 - Jan.2004 Executive Committee Member, The Frontier
1997 - now Board Member, Hong Kong Voice of Democracy (ceased operation from 2003)
1998 - 2000 Founding Member, Democracy 2000 (ceased operation in 2000)
Sept. 2000 - 02 established Mount Olives ( weekly public meetings on Christian faith and society, ceased operation in 2002)
Jan. 2001 Convener, Social Democratic Forum (ceased operation in April 2002)
July 2003 - 04 member, Anti-Tung Solidarity (ceased operation in 2004)
Sept. 2001 - 04 Convener, Committee For Peace Not War (ceased operation in 2004)
June 2002 - now Executive Committee Member, Power For Democracy
June 2004 - now Board Member, People's Radio Hong Kong
* Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui which comprises of three Dioceses was established in 1998 from Diocese of Hong Kong & Macao.
This page was updated in October 2006