China’s poorest provinces had the smallest number of charities taking part in 99 Giving Day. Photo: AFP
China’s poorest provinces had the smallest number of charities taking part in 99 Giving Day. Photo: AFP

Tencent’s China charity drive shows poorest provinces have the smallest number of groups fundraising for them

  • Chinese provinces with the lowest gross domestic product had the least number of authorised public charities taking part in Tencent’s 99 Giving Day
  • Though this year’s event was themed ‘common prosperity’, a breakdown of donations showed vast regional disparities in fundraising

Topic |   Philanthropy
China’s poorest provinces had the smallest number of charities taking part in 99 Giving Day. Photo: AFP
China’s poorest provinces had the smallest number of charities taking part in 99 Giving Day. Photo: AFP
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