Fundraising Researcher

Undertake a landscape study of corporate and foundation donors that support various causes in Hong Kong

Fundraising Researcher
Community Development

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Project Details

What we need
  • Join a 1-hour briefing session with other volunteers
  • Select a cause (e.g. animal welfare or human rights) and identify 20 or more donors that support this cause area
  • Compile the required information on a shared Google spreadsheet
  • Flexible schedule where you'll work independently on the cause you've chosen

Finding relevant potential donors is one of major challenges of running a nonprofit. We're conducting a landscape study of the major donors in each cause area, so we can support our NGO partners and help them find their potential donors more efficiently.

What we have

We'll provide guidelines of how you can conduct your research efficiently. You can choose to select from any of the below causes you're passionate about: 1. Animal Welfare 2. Arts & Culture 3. Community Development 4. Disability 5. Disaster Relief 6. Education Elderly 7. Environment 8. Faith-based 9. Food Waste 10. Gender Equality 11. Health 12. Human Rights 13. Mental Health 14. Poverty 15. Sport 16. Youth

Why this is important

Our platform aims to support NGOs at scale, and this research will help many more NGOs save time and effort to find prospective donors in the years to come!

Project Period

20 Feb 2021 - 24 Apr 2021





20 hours in total

  • Research
  • Market Research
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • English

Swire Trust Go-Givers Program aims to encourage skilled volunteers to support Swire Trust NGO partners in education, marine conservation, and arts.

From now until 2025, 10 outstanding volunteers will be selected annually as the “Swire Trust Go-Givers of the Year" with special and empowering rewards. 40 volunteers who contribute the highest number of hours annually will also be recognised! Meet our previous Go-Givers here and rewards here.

About the Organization

Time Auction


Community Development
What we do

Time Auction is a charity that advocates volunteerism. We encourage volunteering with inspiring experiences, while connecting skilled-volunteers with NGOs. By volunteering at any nonprofits, one can earn unique access to their passions — from learning to cook from Michelin-starred chefs to dining with inspiring entrepreneurs. With our volunteer community, we also match professionals who want to volunteer their talent with nonprofits that need those skills. Over 100,000 volunteer hours have been contributed to date since 2014.

Fundraising Researcher

20 hours in total, 2 months

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