Seminar on Legal Aspects of Fund Raising for Social Enterprises

On 29 June, the Working Group on Seminars for Social Enterprises of the Law Society’s Pro Bono Committee and the Hong Kong Council of Social Services (“HKCSS”) jointly organised a seminar on Legal Aspects of Fund Raising for Social Enterprises. Over 70 representatives from various social enterprises attended.

Dr. Teresa Chu, member of the Working Group, introduced to the audience common types of fundraising exercises, funding schemes and crowdfunding. She also gave some important pointers on fundraising and scaling up a company.

Mr. John Davison, Chairman of the Working Group, received a souvenir from the representative of the HKCSS.