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Building the ecosystem

AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in Hong Kong - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond.
 
One of the most dynamic economies in the world, Hong Kong is a significant gateway for international capital and has a long-standing giving culture. Local mega grant-makers are leading the movement towards long-term strategic philanthropy.

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Support deals in Hong Kong

Support and scale high-impact solutions that have been endorsed by AVPN members throughout Hong Kong.

Orbis International trains, mentors, and inspires eye care professionals around the world. We are currently partnering with governments and hospitals in Vietnam to provide eye care to the most needy.

Education, Health

SOAPer School Program

By Soap Cycling Limited

Through fundraising, SOAP Cycling promoting hygiene and providing over 190 schools in Asia with the hygiene kits with soap to fight COVID-19. Roughly USD $390 is needed to support one school with enough soap for 1 year.

Education, Health, Water and Sanitation and Hygiene

Financial Foundations

By Good Financial

We build customer-centric financial products for underserved, low-income women so they can support their families and achieve their dreams.

Education, Financial Inclusion, Gender, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

STICKu is a multifunctional technologically-equipped walking stick, aimed at providing high-quality aid to those who require walking assistance and allow the users to understand their body status.

Ageing, Health

The project looks to leverage eye-tracking technology to assist the disabled population by training their cognitive ability, autonomous communication and professional skills.

Education, Health

Creating a Sustainable Food Ecosystem

By Rooftop Republic Urban Farming

An award-winning social enterprise that aims to create a more sustainable food eco-system through transforming idling spaces into urban farms, and providing training and vocational opportunities.

Agriculture, Climate Action and Environment, Employability, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

To allow for behaviour change through more empathy in learning. We want to revolutionize perspective taking in learning and development. Primary beneficiary is all of us.

Education

Superkids Books

By Superkids Technology Education Limited

Superkids is an app that innovates on how and what children learn, through interactive storybooks about social issues around the world. We aim to promote positive values and hence build character.

Education

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Case Studies

Check out the latest portfolio management and achievements from different organisations.

RS Group: Investing in the future we want to create through Total Portfolio Management

能力建设:香港社会创投基金(SVhk)通过双引擎和影响力评估推动社会企业的发展

Climate Action and Environment, Education, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

Social Ventures Hong Kong moving social enterprises up through the dual engine and impact assessment

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Blogs

Refreshing content for your daily reading covering multiple topics.

Health

Preparing for the Next Health Crisis

Climate Action and Environment

Can ESG be the Silver Bullet for the Agriculture sector?

Affordable Housing, Agriculture, Climate Action and Environment, Health, Nutrition

The Power of Collaboration

Agriculture, Climate Action and Environment

Which Climate Pollutants are Responsible for 45% of Global Warming? How Asian Philanthropists can address them

Tackling Hong Kong’s Double Crisis: A Case Study on Bridging the Funding Gap

Health

Investing in Technology to Enhance Impact in a Post-COVID World

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Press

Comprehensive up-to-date news coverage from sources all around the world.

Philanthropy moving beyond writing cheques to more direct involvement

New generation of philanthropists more hands-on and don’t just write cheques: President Halimah

Meet the ‘solutionists’: Asia’s new generation of social problem-solvers

Social Investors in Asia embark on a new era to revive global and national economies through collaboration

Social Investors in Asia embark on a new era to revive global and national economies through collaboration

First-of-its-kind impact platform dedicated to address urgent youth issues in Asia

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MEMBERS IN community

Building strategic social investment

Hong Kong has one of the most vibrant social investment markets in Southeast Asia with many social enterprises operating at scale.

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Ivan Tse

TSE Foundation

Liza Green

Credit Suisse

Tony Yeung

Peterson Holdings Co. Ltd

Jessica Cheng

LUI Che Woo Prize

Bonnie Chiu

The Social Investment Consultancy

Susan Clear

Macquarie Group Foundation

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Building strategic social investment

Hong Kong’s social economy is transitioning to the growth stage, driven by collaborative philanthropy and creative approaches to social funding such as pooled CSR funds.

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Lehui Liang

Lehui Liang

Senior Manager, Hong Kong