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Philanthropy
economies
China
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English
By
Shen Bin (Sixth Tone)
Released
September 2017

Charity in China, Where Giving Begins on Your Phone

Shen Bin (Sixth Tone)

With the rise of technology, China has seen an increase in online altruism. This article provides a snapshot of the intersection of technology and philanthropy in China. It analyzes how online charities have altered the way people give by making the act of giving easy, fun and trendy. As public participation increases, corporates are also leveraging technology to promote individual philanthropy through matching schemes and hosting social media donation competitions. Read it here.