HELP WANTED: Hong Kong

“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…)

HK homeless serving homeless

“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…)

Stay home safe

“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…)

Get hands on, Hong Kong

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…)

Celebrate CNY with kindness

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…)

Petition: Reduce Plastic Waste

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…)

World News Day

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…)

Stop wildlife traffickers using Hong Kong

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…)

Mask with care

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…)

Make a gesture of kindness

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…)

Space for dolphins

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…)

Walk Central

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…)

Clean air petition

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…)