Keyword: Volunteering

Bringing "Pro Bono" to Beijing: A Case Study in Localizing International Practices

Bringing "Pro Bono" to Beijing: A Case Study in Localizing International Practices

Amanda Brown-Inz profiles a partnership between the international nonprofit, Business for Social Responsibility (BSR), and the Chinese nonprofit, Huizeren Volunteering Development Center, to bring international “pro bono” volunteering practices to Beijing.

Between Heaven and Hell: Grassroots NGOs in Central China

Between Heaven and Hell: Grassroots NGOs in Central China

As part of CDB’s series on NGOs in Anhui, this article chronicles the struggles and slow progress of public service NGOs working in China’s central region of Henan, Shanxi, Anhui, Hebei and Hubei.

A Time Bank for Compassion: Giving Compassion a Value

A Time Bank for Compassion: Giving Compassion a Value

CDB Contributing Writer, Li Simin, profiles the work of the Henan NGO, Enlai Charity (河南恩来公益).

Chinese Volunteers to Test the Water in Africa

Chinese Volunteers to Test the Water in Africa

This article profiles two Chinese volunteers who are in the first batch of volunteers to be sent overseas by China through the international organization, Volunteer Services Overseas (UK). These volunteers will participate in international poverty-relief and development efforts in Africa

Action Changes Our Future - the Story of a Grassroots NGO

Action Changes Our Future – the Story of a Grassroots NGO

China’s NGO sector is being transformed by China’s younger generation whose interest and participation in this sector has grown rapidly over the last few years…..