What's New

20/06/2017
Cross-sector workshop on promotion of gerontechnology

Gerontech workshopOver 60 participants from different sectors took part in a workshop and shared their perspectives regarding the development and application of gerontechnology products and services in Hong Kong.    Read more...

15/06/2017
Bold ideas that facilitate social inclusion for ethnic minorities and elderly

HKSITwo social inclusion facilitators, Gigi Lo and Zip Cheung, share how their innovative services help enhance social engagement of ethnic minorities and elderly.    Read more...

12/06/2017
SIE Fund releases findings of landscape study on gerontechnology

study on gerontechnologyThe SIE Fund has recently engaged the Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) to conduct a study on gerontechnology. Major findings of the study conducted by Our Hong Kong Foundation in partnership with HKCSS have been released.    Read more...

12/06/2017
Notice: extension of tender

Invitation for Proposals for Shared Value InitiativeAs the Hong Kong Observatory announces that the Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal Number 8 is to be issued, the deadline for submission of proposal for "Provision of Project Development, Management and Publicity Services on Delivering the Shared Value Initiative to the SIE Fund" is extended to 6:00 p.m. 13 June 2017.    

04/06/2017
FOOD-CO platform launched for Food Support Flagship Project

FOOD-COThe FOOD-CO platform has been launched. It enables sharing of information on the demand and supply of food items and related services to help enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of food support services in Hong Kong.    Read more...

22/05/2017
Invitation for proposals for provision of project development, management and publicity services for Shared Value Initiative

Invitation for Proposals for Shared Value InitiativeA new round of activities for our Shared Value Initiative will be launched later this year. We are now inviting interested organisations to submit proposals on provision of project development, management and publicity services for delivering these activities.    Details...

18/05/2017
Social innovators with an aspiration for collaboration

HKSI-MayRead the stories of the two influential leaders, Dr Alice Yuk and Dr Jane Lee, and learn how they facilitate cross-sector collaboration to effect positive changes in the SI ecosystem.    Read more...

20/04/2017
Innovative ideas bring breakthrough in services

HKSI-AprilCheck out how the founder of Doctor BB and the project team of SIE funded venture Barrier-Free School set up new businesses to fill existing service gaps.    Read more...

12/04/2017
More ventures to address diverse needs

Funded Ventures March 2017The number of SIE funded ventures continues to grow. As at the end of March 2017, 59 ventures have been approved. Please visit the Funded Ventures section for details of these ventures.    Read more...

05/04/2017
2017 Q2 newsletter now online

SIE 2017 Q2 newsletterThe 2017 Q2 issue of our newsletter is newly published, bringing you the latest development of the Fund and our work. Check it out and share with others!    Read more...

21/03/2017
HKSIs demostrated how business and education go social

Hong Kong Social InnovatorsHow social innovation gains financial and social return at the same time, and how it plants seeds in the minds of young changemakers through education? Read the stories of Alan Cheung and Teach4HK to know more.    

14/02/2017
Innovative ideas help the disabled and promote sharing

Hong Kong Social InnovatorsBrilliant ideas from HKSI: Walter Tsui who helps U-grads with disabilities and founders of SIE funded venture Twopresents who turn unwanted gifts into donations.    

08/02/2017
Send your caring message through the SIE mobile app

App_Interactive CornerA new function is available for you to send your regards together with an introduction of one of our innovative ventures to persons you care about, spreading your empathy to the less fortunate.    Details...

26/01/2017
SI CEO Competition receives overwhelming response

SI CEO CompetitionThe Competition enters a new stage with 139 proposals received. Shortlisting by judging panel is underway and five finalists are expected to be announced in February.    Read more...

10/01/2017
2017 Q1 newsletter published

SIE 2017 Q1 newsletterAt the beginning of the year, we continue to bring you latest news about our development with the quarterly newsletter. Check it out!    Details...

09/01/2017
Applying expertise in business and architecture to social innovation

Hong Kong Social InnovatorsLet's start another fruitful year with stories of HKSIs Rebecca Yung and founders of DOMAT who apply their expertise to driving changes.