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Foundation to celebrate Spring Festival with orphaned children

Foundation to celebrate Spring Festival with orphaned children

Since it transformed into a public fund raising organization, the One Foundation is currently raising money for 2.006 orphaned and disabled children to enjoy the coming Spring Festival. The One Foundation hopes to raise around 600,000 yuan for the children, they will also include the 1,200 children found in welfare centers in Shenzhen and 300 [...]

Jan 31 2011, 10:14 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Shenzhen social work garnered national awards for contributions to the city

Shenzhen social work garnered national awards for contributions to the city

The Shenzhen civil affairs bureau won the national awards for their social work done in the city. The bureau chief Liu Runhua was chosen also as one of the country’s top 10 social workers of the year, for his contribution to move forward the development of Shenzhen social services and his commitment to his work. [...]

Jan 21 2011, 5:18 pm | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Queensland Flood Appeal

Queensland Flood Appeal

Over 75% of Queensland has been declared a disaster zone. They need our help. Come to Kakadu on Sunday 23rd January and help raise money for the Queensland flood victims. 100% of all proceeds raised will be donated to the Premier’s Disaster Relief Appeal Fund. Prizes includes: Return airfare ticket to Sydney from Qantas Return [...]

Jan 21 2011, 7:19 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Shenzhen eighth Project Care program formally launched

Shenzhen eighth Project Care program formally launched

With the theme of Care, Gratitude and Reward, Shenzhen’s eighth Project Care was launched across the city. The annual event will be developed in the coming three months by government agencies, communities and companies to show care to the less fortunate people. A total of 1,292 activities covering eight categories such as donations, disaster relief [...]

Jan 13 2011, 8:22 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Li’s One Foundation now a public charity

Li's One Foundation now a public charity

Actor and philanthropist Jet Li One Foundation have been given approval and became a public charity in Shenzhen. The new Shenzhen One Foundation is now an independent legal entity can can raise money publicly. This mean that the One Foundation will no longer be restricted in raising money and using the money for charity just [...]

Jan 12 2011, 8:25 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Homeless man gives to charity

Homeless man gives to charity

Li Yun a garbage recycler donated around 4,000 yuan to charity in the span of two years, had his story published in a local newspaper. Li is homeless and lives by collecting recyclables and lives in a temporary accommodation in a construction site. Li came to Shenzhen in 1998 after serving the army, but was [...]

Jan 4 2011, 7:42 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Raising money for children with leukemia

International School of Nanshan Shenzhen (ISNS)

Sylvia Choi, Grade 10, International School of Nanshan Shenzhen This is a special year for everyone at the International School of Nanshan Shenzhen. A few months ago, the grade 10 class was chosen to spearhead a fundraising project for children with leukemia. The class visited the Shenzhen Children’s Hospital in Futian District and shared what [...]

Jan 2 2011, 6:17 pm | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Mountain Marathon ended with 40,000 yuan in donations

Mountain Marathon ended with 40,000 yuan in donations

The Run for Love Shenzhen Mountain Marathon ended yesterday with more than 3,000 participants joining, including 120 expats and residents coming from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The charity mountain marathon is done to raise funds for a youth education program. The marathon was able to raise 39,430 yuan in donations based on 1 yuan [...]

Dec 20 2010, 12:15 pm | Posted in Charity | Read More »

7th Annual Guangzhou Santa Christmas Carol Crawl

7TH Annual Guangzhou Santa Christmas Carol Crawl

For the first timers, the idea is for people to dress up as Santa Claus or another Christmas-related person or item, then travel around to a number of bars having a drink or two in each whilst singing some Christmas carols along the way. Everyone is welcome, so bring along your friends! For more information [...]

Dec 20 2010, 8:47 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

Movember Mustache party for charity recap

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Hi all, my apologies for the delay in getting this out to you all.  Please pass it on if I have missed anyone off the list. On behalf of Dan and I a big thank-you for everyone’s generosity, it was great to see so many at the Gala Parte.  Also a big thank-you to those [...]

Dec 16 2010, 7:07 am | Posted in Charity | Read More »

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