Changing Young Lives Foundation

Low fund-raising efficiency (cost HK$36 for raising every HK $100)
Fund-raising costs was about 17% of total expenditure
Project expenses was only 39% of total expenditures, which was considered low
Salaries and administrative costs were 32% and 9% of total expenditure
Webpage listed the charity projects in Hong Kong and China (Helping poor children and women project)
Did not list the number of employees or the number of recipients and period of benefit
Recorded a deficit in 2009
Cash and investments held can support 2.5 years of operations
Sound financial status

核查日期:Nov. 3, 2018

Fund Needs
Fund-raising efficiency
Fund-raising expenses
Project expense
Staff salaries
Administrative expenses


To improve the way of expressing the project benefits to the public
To improve fund-raising efficiency by taking reference of fundraising strategies of other charities
To separately list the salaries of frontline and administrative staffs
To understand the effectiveness of each project and improve future development.

Charity Information

Formerly known as Save the Children Hong Kong </br> To provide services to poor children and adolescents To develop children's potential </br> To hold welfare projects on child protection, education, development and participation in Hong Kong and China </br> To provide child services for poor families in Hong Kong and rural areas of China


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