FOOD-CO, the first IT platform for food support services in Hong Kong, is feeding the needy by matching up food donors and food service operators. The government-funded initiative has attracted various contributors including charities, restaurants and logistics companies. The platform supports a collaborative community of hundreds of members who help provide and shuttle food to the poor. (Click here for full article and video)
Speaking at a forum on philanthropy, CE Carrie Lam quoted the SIE Fund as an example of government's effort in supporting charity services. She also suggested businesses to incorporate "creating shared value" in their strategies to help improve society through innovations.