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It’s not just about money: effective philanthropy in Hong Kong needs more effort from everyone

By many measures, Hongkongers are generous. According to the Home Affairs Department, the number of tax-exempt charities has risen from 3,250 in 2000 to 8,831 in 2016. The amount of individual and corporate donations, as a percentage of GDP, rose from 0.22% in 2000-1 to 0.52% (HK$11.7 billion) in 2014-5. The government cited a ranking […]