At the turn to 70, KK initiates his new big idea "ImpactMakers 70x70". In 2018, he will recruit 70 ImpactMakers to work with him on the Ten Big Projects for the next ten years. Here are his ambitious goals -
(The article is in Chinese only) The coming decade will be prime years of KK Tse as he seeks progress to 6 adventures in social entrepreneurship. He invites passionate individuals to join his force -
Below is an interview (in Chinese) with Jaff Shen of Leping Foundation, which is a major foundation promoting B Corps in China. Leping Foundation has been studying B Corp since 2012 and are well informed of various movements in the world attempting to reinvent capitalism. They decided to focus on B Corp because they genuinely believe that this is what China needs.
(The article is in Chinese only) The past decade has seen vibrant and progressive development in the local social entrepreneurship sector. KK summarizes the key learning and paved way for the 10 years to come.
策略層次的義務工作 – 「義務內部創業者」的角色
In January 9, 2008, KK wrote an article published here (Social Entrepreneurs Newsletter Issue No. 16) entitled “Strategic Volunteering – the Role of the Intrapreneur-Volunteer”. Surprisingly the message is equally relevant today. Here is the Chinese translation.
Caroline Watson – a Hong Kong-born Social Entrepreneur Making an Impact on the World
Caroline was born and educated in Hong Kong. She went back to the UK to study theatre at Lancaster University. She then ‘migrated’ to Beijing and within two years she founded a social enterprise Hua Dan (花旦), the first of its kind not only in China but also in Asia.
“I have a Dream….” Announcing the Launch of DreamImpact 夢創成真
For the past few years, Education for Good has been pioneering social entrepreneurship education and have mentored and supported a number of social entrepreneurs to launch social ventures. It is time to create a brand new platform to support a network of social-purpose organizations to scale their individual operations and create collective impact - and it is the DreamImpact 「夢創成真」 project.
Dialogue in the Dark’s 10 ‘Firsts’
Early this year, KK published a Chinese article on Hong Kong Economic Journal summarizing what he considers to be "黑暗中對話的十個第一". It was an effort to summarize the key insights of the first eight years of the Hong Kong operation of Dialogue in the Dark. Here is the English version of the article.
Ford Foundation Shifts its Focus to Fighting Inequality
Ford Foundation is the world’s second largest foundation, just behind Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It announced two years ago that it will shift its focus on fighting inequality in its many forms around the globe.
Four Articles You Must Read in the New Year
As the Chinese New Year approaches, here are four must-read short articles brought to you from the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship.