Giving and Receiving Programme




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Giving and receiving: A study of barriers and enablers in Asian philanthropy

This report by LCSI provides an insight into Asian philanthropy and identifies the challenges and opportunities for philanthropic entities to address regional problems and engage in innovative and strategic ways of giving. 





12 Days of Giving and Receiving

'Tis the season for giving (and receiving)! This research report recommends interventions needed to bring about positive and sustainable change in the philanthropic sector. Join us as we break down and review our 12 key findings over #12DaysofGivingandReceiving








Giving and Receiving #1

How do Eastern and Western philosophies of giving differ? LCSI and APC present the the first of a series of Giving and Receiving dialogues that aim to unpack the findings of our research report of the same name. 





Giving and Receiving #2

In conjunction with International Women’s Day in the month of March and the declaration of 2021 as the Year of Celebrating SG Women, LCSI and AVPN host an online conversation to explore how we can give strategically and invest in women and girls.





Giving and Receiving #3

What is interfaith giving? This Giving and Receiving session discusses the different religious perspectives on giving and how cross-faith collaboration and interfaith giving can promote peace and understanding between different beliefs.









Giving and Receiving #4

LCSI and Firetree Philanthropy tackle the concepts of trust in the philanthropic sphere, and how it can be built, cultivated and sustained. Check out our infographic recap of the session on shifting powers and the role of trust in emerging philanthropic trends.




Giving and Receiving #5

What is Singapore’s role in the growing movement of philanthropy in the region? This Giving and Receiving conversation centres on the future of Singapore as a philanthropic hub and how her strengths can be leveraged in partnership for the well-being of the region.




Giving and Receiving #6 (Encore)

Back by popular demand, LCSI and the Tri-Sector Associates present the Giving and Receiving Encore. This discussion focuses on how philanthropy has evolved over time, and unpacks new models of philanthropic giving such as the Social Impact Guarantee.