Asia Community Ventures (“ACV”) is an independent Hong Kong-based not-for-profit organization that was incorporated on September 13, 2012 and awarded tax-exempt charitable status under section 88 of the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Ordinance in January 2013.

Our mission is to promote collaboration among key players in the social sector ecosystem to catalyze the flow of ideas and capital for a sustainable society.

 

Launch of New ACV Report on Growing Impact Investing in Hong Kong (Jul 29, 2014)

Please join us for the launch of our new report entitled "Adopting the London Principles: Policy Considerations to Grow Impact Investing in Hong Kong." The event will be held at the law offices of Latham & Watkins, 18/F One Exchange Square, Central, Hong Kong on July 29th Tuesday from 4pm - 5:30pm.

For more details and to RSVP, please click here.

 The full report is now available.


ACV and Rockefeller Foundation Announcement for the Impact Economy Innovation Fund (Nov 26, 2013)

The Rockefeller Foundation and Asia Community Ventures are pleased to announce the recipients of the Impact Economy Innovations Fund (IEIF) in East and Southeast Asia. The Impact Economy Innovations Fund was launched at the Impact Investing Forum held in Hong Kong on March 14-15, 2013, with the aim to catalyze collective action and regional market development that will accelerate market driven solutions for advancing some of the most important development challenges. This was a $400,000 grant fund aimed at supporting 3-4 proposals that will help foster the impact economy in the region. We are thrilled by the number and quality of proposals we received: over 40 proposals were submitted from 8 countries, for a wide range of work designed to build the field of impact investing and social enterprise sector in these sub-regions.

Congratulations to the following winners:

AKSI UI Foundation 

Change Fusion 

Kopernik 

Spark Center for Social Entrepreneurship Development 

Further details are available on Rockefeller Foundations's official announcement here.

 

 

EngageHK Report (Launched Aug 28th, 2013)

The full report is now available

To view a summary of the report, please click here

A video of the launch event (including keynote speeches, presentation of the report, panel discussion and Q&A), is available here.

To view the agenda for the launch event, including bios of guest panelists, please click here.
We would like to thank all participants for their valuable contribution to the launch event.

Hard copies of the report are available upon request.

 

If you have any questions, please email us at info@acvmail.org or call us at (852)3478-7375.

 
 
Philo Alto and P. Ming Wong
Co-Convenors of EngageHK
Co-Founders of Asia Community Ventures