Stories

Helping Hong Kong children play

Helping Hong Kong children play

It is almost ten on a quiet Wednesday morning in the children’s playroom at a non-profit Shatin play centre. Fifty parents...

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Shipping love to Romania

Shipping love to Romania

In Abel’s first year in a Romanian orphanage, the little boy cried often. Romania’s child protection services had removed Abel from...

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Israel: The market where goods are free

Israel: The market where goods are free

It’s a large courtyard, filled with people, like any other marketplace you might find in towns across the world. Colourful flags...

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Swire & Haeco: Humanitarian Cargo Support

Swire & Haeco: Humanitarian Cargo Support

In our line of work, envy can take strange forms. It’s not that we aspire to plush offices or elegant homes, but...

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A compact solution to waste

A compact solution to waste

Living in a city where 13,800 tonnes of waste are sent to landfill daily, we were excited to receive a donated solution for...

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Green the gap: Upscaling in India

Green the gap: Upscaling in India

The Yamuna river, in Northern India, battles pollution on a tragic scale. Although its waters are clear in the early stages of...

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Tai O fire victim receives help

Tai O fire victim receives help

Mr Chen, a 94 year old Hong Kong man, has lived through his fair share of tragedy, war and economic hardship. Nothing, however,...

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From house to home

From house to home

At 60, Mr Mak is nearing life’s end. He battles lupus but, as well, recently learned he is dying of cancer. The doctors...

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Maclaren strollers change lives

Maclaren strollers change lives

Every gift can change a life. When Maclaren, maker of high end children’s strollers, gave Crossroads a massive donation, they reached needy...

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