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Grace Ng Grace Ng

SOCIAL IMPACT PARTNERS AND CLEAN AIR NETWORK JOIN HANDS Three-year grant funding to bolster Clean Air Network organisational development and fundraising Hong Kong, 14 October 2015. Social Impact Partners (“SIP”) today announced it will provide Clean Air Network(“CAN”) with grant funding of HKD 2.55 million over the course of three years (2015-2017) combined with hands-on […]

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Stacey Choe Stacey Choe

23 – 25 May 2016, Hong Kong After 3 successful years in Singapore, the AVPN Conference will move for the first time to Hong Kong. Hong Kong has the highest concentration of our members outside of Singapore and we are very excited to work with our local partners there to expand the base and also […]

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Clive YE Clive YE

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Alfred Poon Alfred Poon

October will see the 3rd annual AVPN Roadshow travelling to the cities of Hong Kong, Mumbai, Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo. The theme for this year’s roadshow is ‘Mobilising Human Capital’, a timely reminder of the importance of organisations’ most valuable assets. The effective unlocking and utilisation of human capital through the use of skilled volunteers […]

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Alfred Poon Alfred Poon

AVPN held a private roundtable session in Hong Kong on 13th February with a select group of participants that included members of the Social Innovation and Efficiency Development Fund Taskforce, other government agencies, intermediary groups and private foundations. AVPN’s new executive vice-chairman, Andrew Muirhead, shared the Inspiring Scotland model of venture philanthropy with the group, […]

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Alfred Poon Alfred Poon

 AVPN members on the panel on “Growing the Demand Side”: Abbie Jung of Synergy Social Ventures, Nick Lazos of Insitor Fund, Francis Ngai of SVHK, Joan Yao of LGT Venture Philanthropy, and Sunit Shrestha of Changefusion. AVPN attended the Impact Investing Forum organised by Asia Community Ventures, in partnership with the Rockefeller Foundation, in Hong […]

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Alfred Poon Alfred Poon

Starting a new venture philanthropy or social investment organisation can be difficult, particularly in a region such as Asia, where the ecosystem for philanthropy is not as evolved as it is in the West. ‘Getting Started in Venture Philanthropy in Asia’, AVPN’s guide for new venture philanthropy and social investment organisations, is an important tool […]

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Alfred Poon Alfred Poon

AVPN attended the Social Enterprise Summit in Hong Kong, which consisted of month-long activities on social innovation and entrepreneurship leading up to the main symposium from 29th November to 2nd December 2012. The summit was opened by the HKSAR Chief Secretary, demonstrating the city’s commitment to develop itself into a “Social Business City”. This term […]

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