EXPLORE

We do it because YOU deserve it. If you are weary of the pompous sensational or copycat stories that flood mainstream media headlines every day, if you are repulsed by the political squabbles constantly being fired across platforms, and if you are annoyed at being pushed around by advertisers shrouded in the guise of “edutainment”... Then FactWire is for YOU. We sniff around for social signals. We mine Big Data for facts. We investigate backgrounds. We research for knowledge. We work hard and persistently to bring you the full picture of the truth behind the news.

151%
US$587,436
Funded
FactWire - an investigative news agency founded by the Hong Kong public Publishing

FactWire - an investigative news agency founded by the Hong Kong public

Project by Ng Hiu-tung

We do it because YOU deserve it. If you are weary of the pompous sensational or copycat stories that flood mainstream media headlines every day, if you are repulsed by the political squabbles constantly being fired across platforms, and if you are annoyed at being pushed around by advertisers shrouded in the guise of “edutainment”... Then FactWire is for YOU. We sniff around for social signals. We mine Big Data for facts. We investigate backgrounds. We research for knowledge. We work hard and persistently to bring you the full picture of the truth behind the news.

151%
US$587,436
Funded

Hong Kong Free Press is a new, English-language media outlet for Hong Kong - it is not-for-profit, free-of-charge and completely independent. HKFP exists to bridge the language barrier and unite critical voices at a vital time in the city's political development. Amid rising concerns over press freedom, we seek to be a truly local news source for Hong Kong.

1551
US$201,140
Funded
Hong Kong Free Press 2016: On-going support for independent non-profit media Publishing

Hong Kong Free Press 2016: On-going support for independent non-profit media

Project by Hong Kong Free Press Limited

Hong Kong Free Press is a new, English-language media outlet for Hong Kong - it is not-for-profit, free-of-charge and completely independent. HKFP exists to bridge the language barrier and unite critical voices at a vital time in the city's political development. Amid rising concerns over press freedom, we seek to be a truly local news source for Hong Kong.

1551
US$201,140
Funded

In the initial stage, the Monastery’s goal is to raise a sum of HK$500,000 in order to retain a professional consultant company to make various government applications, demolish illegal structures and to offer public tender for designers and architects. Once the renovation plan and the quotation for the estimated renovation fees are solidified, the Monastery will move to the second stage to raise further funds to start the work.

271%
US$175,201
Funded
Ting Wai Monastery: Preservation of Hong Kong's Historical and Religious Site (Phase 1) Charity

Ting Wai Monastery: Preservation of Hong Kong's Historical and Religious Site (Phase 1)

Project by Ting Wai Monastery

In the initial stage, the Monastery’s goal is to raise a sum of HK$500,000 in order to retain a professional consultant company to make various government applications, demolish illegal structures and to offer public tender for designers and architects. Once the renovation plan and the quotation for the estimated renovation fees are solidified, the Monastery will move to the second stage to raise further funds to start the work.

271%
US$175,201
Funded

Hong Kong Free Press has been hailed as a “breath of fresh air” for the city, publishing over 1,300 news and comment pieces in our first quarter alone. During that time, we attracted almost 1.5 million unique visitors, serving up over 5 million web pages. Proudly free-of-charge, not-for-profit and completely independent - we want to keep it this way. In the run-up to 2016, we are fundraising to a new target in order to: invest in original reporting, sustain our talented team, expand our operations with freelancers, ease our reliance on volunteers and hire a digital marketing expert.

30%
US$78,839
Ended
Hong Kong Free Press 2016 Funding Drive: Investing in Original Reporting Publishing

Hong Kong Free Press 2016 Funding Drive: Investing in Original Reporting

Project by Hong Kong Free Press Limited

Hong Kong Free Press has been hailed as a “breath of fresh air” for the city, publishing over 1,300 news and comment pieces in our first quarter alone. During that time, we attracted almost 1.5 million unique visitors, serving up over 5 million web pages. Proudly free-of-charge, not-for-profit and completely independent - we want to keep it this way. In the run-up to 2016, we are fundraising to a new target in order to: invest in original reporting, sustain our talented team, expand our operations with freelancers, ease our reliance on volunteers and hire a digital marketing expert.

30%
US$78,839
Ended

Do you believe Hong Kong needs a new English language news source? Launching in June, Hong Kong Free Press is an independent news outlet seeking to unite critical voices at a vital time in the city's constitutional development.

392%
US$75,847
Funded
Hong Kong Free Press: A new, non-profit, independent English language news source for Hong Kong Publishing

Hong Kong Free Press: A new, non-profit, independent English language news source for Hong Kong

Project by Tom Grundy

Do you believe Hong Kong needs a new English language news source? Launching in June, Hong Kong Free Press is an independent news outlet seeking to unite critical voices at a vital time in the city's constitutional development.

392%
US$75,847
Funded

Good news for everyone who like extra-ordinary stuff and new experience! An event with: -Portraits of legendary and popular icons made with tens of thousands of collectible vintage items, -Over 1000 Hong Kong match boxes from decades ago, including restaurants, cafe and nightclubs no longer existed now, -An over-sized relief Euro Bank note up to 6-feet long, -And there are far more fun and record-breaking items to explore in this event... We need your crowdfunding support to make this event possible!

101%
US$65,639
Funded
Record-breaking Event - Art Pop Up HK Culture & Art

Record-breaking Event - Art Pop Up HK

Project by Ben Poon

Good news for everyone who like extra-ordinary stuff and new experience! An event with: -Portraits of legendary and popular icons made with tens of thousands of collectible vintage items, -Over 1000 Hong Kong match boxes from decades ago, including restaurants, cafe and nightclubs no longer existed now, -An over-sized relief Euro Bank note up to 6-feet long, -And there are far more fun and record-breaking items to explore in this event... We need your crowdfunding support to make this event possible!

101%
US$65,639
Funded

Every citizen can donate $ 1 to save more than 1KG food waste, raising one million, we can save 1,000 tons of food waste, use of proceeds used to improve food waste processing technology, the acquisition of machinery, improve product quality, products to livestock feed and fertilizer based; Donors have the opportunity to enjoy the food waste fertilizer grown vegetables, feeding food waste feed pigs, chicken, fish and other local produce low carbon feast, donors can visit the food waste center, understanding the use of donations.

101%
US$65,526
Funded
A dollar to save food waste Food

A dollar to save food waste

Project by Hong Kong Organic Waste Recycling Centre

Every citizen can donate $ 1 to save more than 1KG food waste, raising one million, we can save 1,000 tons of food waste, use of proceeds used to improve food waste processing technology, the acquisition of machinery, improve product quality, products to livestock feed and fertilizer based; Donors have the opportunity to enjoy the food waste fertilizer grown vegetables, feeding food waste feed pigs, chicken, fish and other local produce low carbon feast, donors can visit the food waste center, understanding the use of donations.

101%
US$65,526
Funded

I couldn't have imagined a year ago, when my pelvis was shattered under the weight of my horse, that I have now recovered to return on the international equestrian stage competing with my horses in Europe.

161%
US$62,311
Funded
Equestrian Showjumping Sport

Equestrian Showjumping

Project by Jacqueline Lai

I couldn't have imagined a year ago, when my pelvis was shattered under the weight of my horse, that I have now recovered to return on the international equestrian stage competing with my horses in Europe.

161%
US$62,311
Funded

To develop the new format Brief CantOpera Song, of 3 (not 30) minutes each, to the point and karaoke-friendly, a format that suits the rhythm and mind of modern people.

101%
US$45,859
Funded
Brief CantOpera Songs: ARENA "FEVER" CD fundraising Culture & Art

Brief CantOpera Songs: ARENA "FEVER" CD fundraising

Project by Utopia Cantonese Opera Workshop Limited

To develop the new format Brief CantOpera Song, of 3 (not 30) minutes each, to the point and karaoke-friendly, a format that suits the rhythm and mind of modern people.

101%
US$45,859
Funded