Public money, as the name implies, belongs to the people. The Government and public bodies thus have strict mechanisms in place to ensure that reallocation of public resources can rightly resolve social problems. But the public funding application process can be a daunting task and too many red tapes may discourage applicants. The HKSAR government offers multi-million dollar grants for social good projects. How can we apply for the funds? This session will share the essentials to know about public funding application, and how private charity funders provide a complimentary role to public funding.