“To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society, that by that alone one might determine all the cases in social morality.” John Locke
With demand rising quickly, here’s a short list of organizations who have identified specific needs and are actively seeking assistance to coordinate crisis support for our rapidly growing (more…)
“A recurring message that I hear from our frontline workers is that they don’t want to stop. The thought of their friends going without food or shelter really pains them.” Jeff Rotmeyer
Thank you all so much for your support during this challenging time. We are aware that so many of you are also struggling with this Covid situation, so (more…)
“Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.” Hippocrates
Widespread local transmission means we all need to be prepared to stay at home while recovering from asymptomatic or mild SARS-CoV-2 infections. Latest from news.gov.hk The Centre for (more…)
Thank you for helping to spread the word and stay strong everyone.
In these unprecedented times, HandsOn Hong Kong has quickly mobilized, calling all charity partners to check the immediate needs of the vulnerable people they serve. We can all help (more…)
Masks, medical protection, tests, vaccines and now home testing kits are putting a strain on Hong Kong’s overburdened landfills. Oceans Asia founder Gary Stokes (as seen in A (more…)
Although we mainly work with people experiencing homelessness , we always serve street cleaners on Kindness Walks as well.
This CNY, please join us in showing kindness and appreciation for our Hong Kong essential workers cleaning tirelessly to make our city more livable. 26 Jan – 7 (more…)
Promote the “Bring Your Own Bottle” waste reduction strategy and upgrade public water fountains
Ask the government to upgrade public water fountains. From Drink Without Waste The Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) and Food and Hygiene Department (FEHD) have suspended more (more…)
Today or any day that phone may ring and bring good news. Ethel Waters
The annual World News Day campaign highlights the critical importance of fact-based journalism. On September 28, newsrooms across the world will mark World News Day, a global campaign (more…)
Our future is in good hands … Both of Aya’s parents are HK heartbeat pioneer members and we have proudly witnessed this young person grow into a eco-hero (more…)
My heart truly hurts for our friends outside. The amount of pain and struggles they face each and every day is so heartbreaking. I know empathy is such (more…)
Hong Kong is a wildlife trafficking hub and current laws are not enough. Change is coming, show your support and sign the petition to break the chain and stop wildlife traffickers using our city.
A new AR mural campaign is raising awareness and gathering support for a proposed law to prosecute suspected illegal wildlife traffickers under Organised and Serious Crimes Ordinance that (more…)
Know the options and choose wisely and take care to use disposable masks only when necessary.
8/18 UPDATE: I launched a new shop to sell durable masks. Wearing a mask everywhere doesn’t mean dropping used masks everywhere. On my morning walk down to the (more…)
We are often asked how to help when you see a homeless person so we made these cards to make it easy for anyone to make a kind gesture.
We are often asked how to help when you see a homeless person. Take a moment to acknowledge that right now there are hundreds of homeless individuals living (more…)
We need to secure a future for the Chinese white dolphin.
The Pearl River Delta is home to what’s likely the world’s largest population of Chinese white dolphins (Sousa chinensis). The population is rapidly declining due to human activity (more…)
It looks like our Chinese White Dolphins are happy to take full advantage of having their home to themselves … for now.
Not since we supported Ruby for Miss Congeniality have we felt so close to our dolphin family. Oceans Asia founder Gary Stokes continues to inspire us with his (more…)
The 2000 proposal calls for a green “tram and pedestrian precinct” on Des Voeux Road Central between Pedder Street and Morrison Street.
We are calling our members, including Civic Exchange, Designing Hong Kong, Clean Air Network and other NGOs focused on natural life in the fast lane, to support a (more…)
What will you do when the lights go out? Life in the fast lane means any time is a good time to slow down, unplug and give our (more…)
The Hong Kong government proposes to increase significantly the number of allowable exceedences of air pollutant, PM2.5, from 9 times to 35 times a year. Public consultation on the review of AQO is will be conducted. Urge the government to take significant action to clean up our air.
Urge the government to take significant action to clean up our air. From Clean Air Network The new set of AQO is expected to come into effect in (more…)
Addressing the Credit Suisse Asian Investment Conference, Grassroots Pantry Founder/Chef Peggy Chan introduced her theory for ‘Delicious Capitalism’. Food was embedded. Her annual lights-out Earth Hour dinner highlights her (more…)
Hong Kong holds the shameful distinction of being one of the world’s leading hubs for the $40 billion fur trade. On February 17, nearly 100 animal lovers marched (more…)
By Gary Stokes, Sea Shepherd Hong Kong Enough is enough, we cannot wait any longer. Hong Kong Government we want this irresponsible product eradicated from Hong Kong. Polystyrene (more…)
Be inspired to show up and clean up. We are. There are always options. We can sit in front of our screens and voice our opinions about what’s (more…)