The Fourth China Public Welfare Contest Starting and Public Welfare Maker Sharing Meeting was successfully held at the listing hall of Shenzhen Stock Exchange on the morning of June 16. Stars and significant figures from investors, public interest personages, young makers, academic and other fields participated in the activity, and set off upsurges one after another on the activity field.
It was the first time for Shenzhen Stock Exchange to open its listing hall to a non-listed company for conducting an activity. Especially this form of public welfare sharing meeting aroused keen interests among people. A lot of people fell over each other to enter their names before the activity. Over 300 persons from all circles including CSR departments of listed enterprises, social organizations, investors, and college student makers were registered in the short period of three days. When the activity just began, Li Yundi, the piano superstar and promotion ambassador of this Charity Project Contest offered blessings to the contest in the opening video. After that, Wang Liufang, the activity host and "Excellent Correspondent of Earthquake Relief", declared formal start of the Contest Starting and Public Welfare Maker Sharing Meeting.
This activity focused on sharing of the public welfare innovation philosophy, and honored guests from all walks of life brought a brain storming to the scene audience. Yue Luping, an artist and cultural entrepreneurship industry researcher, talked about his venture capital investment philosophy of public welfare from the perspective of "humanity". Liu Man, the initiator of Cherished Dream China Education Foundation and Chairman of the Development Committee, shared the theme of "Open Source to Forge the Future" with all the participants. Li Nuofu, the Executive General Manager of Huaqiangbei International Maker Center, shared the innovation and entrepreneurship spirits of Shenzhen Huaqiangbei and development trend of modern makers in social innovation by centering on the topic of "Social Innovation and Makers".
Working in concert with the slogan of "Bring Public Welfare and Create the Future" for this contest, two young persons were presented as important roles in the Charity Project Contest Starting and Public Welfare Maker Sharing Meeting, driving the activity to a new climax. Huang Jun, a junior student of Shenzhen University, shared his conception of young people's learning and operation of entrepreneurship to promote the public welfare undertaking of community and college students' innovation and pioneering work from the perspective of public welfare as the representative for public welfare makers of college students and leader for Shenzhen University team of "Enactus". In the subsequent game interaction phase, Ning Huanyu, a new star of young people born in the 1990s and participant of "2013 Happy Boys" arrived at the scene by air, and added young blood to Shenzhen Stock Exchange.
To attract more public welfare makers, especially young people, the contest organizing committee paid high attention to the propagation efforts of socialized media. Before the contest, it published the series of innovation and entrepreneurship cartoons and recommended contest highlights through channels such as official micro-blog, WeChat and Website. The reading hits of the topic of "Three Million for Seeking Public Welfare Makers" at Sina micro-blog exceeded 1 million, and the reading hits of official WeChat exceeded 200,000. After sharing by the honored guests, the host also invited some scene viewers to join light network game interaction, and launched the unique "venture index test game" of the contest. College student makers from nearly 10 colleges and universities such as Shenzhen University, South University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen Graduate School of Peking University, Zhuhai Campus of Beijing Normal University and Shenzhen Polytechnic participated in the game with enthusiasm and actively shared their entrepreneurship ideas. Moreover, they said they are glad to join the competition of this Charity Project Contest.
At the end of the activity, leaders of the contest organizing committee awarded public welfare certificates to promotion ambassadors of public welfare. After that, leaders including Wang Pu (the Vice-chairman of Shenzhen Municipal Political Consultative Conference), Cai Ying (Secretary of Shenzhen Municipal Committee of the Communist Youth League), Yu Zhicheng (the Deputy Director General of the Civil Affairs Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality) and Yang Chunsheng (the Deputy Director General of the Civil Affairs Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality), and Ning Huanyu and Wang Linfang (both are promotion ambassadors of public welfare) jointly ringed the virtual golden bell at the listing hall of Shenzhen Stock Exchange, and announced formal start of the Fourth China Public Welfare Project Contest and the Fourth China Charity Fair Registration System (www.cncf.org.cn). We will see the brilliant originalities brought by young makers in the next few months, while the contest will become a harbor for originalities, surprises and hopes to make sail. We more hope that some public welfare makers can ring our own listing bell at Shenzhen Stock Exchange at an early date. Here, we wish all the friends joining the contest can grow and harvest friendship in this contest.
It was learned that this China Public Welfare Project Contest was held by the Organizing Committee of China Charity Fair (the fair sponsors include the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China, State-owned Asset Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council, All-China Federation of Industry & Commerce, People's Government of Guangdong Province, People's Government of Shenzhen Municipality, and China Charity Alliance), and undertaken by the Civil Affairs Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality, Shenzhen Social Commonweal Fund, Shenzhen Media Group and Mango v Fund. By closely centering on the guiding ideology of national charity development and the strategic positioning of Shenzhen's construction of a capital of international makers and following the theme of "Social Entrepreneurship of the Masses and Public Welfare Innovation of All People", this contest gathered relevant social innovation projects and venture capital investment fund of public welfare, and aimed to provide platform-based support for public welfare makers of college students in making innovations and starting undertakings. This contest will undergo the fierce competition in the three phases of qualifying round, promotion race and the characteristic camp of final from June to September 2015. Finally, 40 public welfare maker projects of college students, 30 social innovation projects and 23 public welfare video works of college students will share the bonus of RMB3.2 million. Moreover, these projects and works will be presented at the "Coworking Space" of the Fourth China Charity Fair held at Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center from September 18 to September 20, 2015. After the contest, excellent social innovation projects will receive a series of normalized entrepreneurship support services provided by Huaqiangbei International Maker Center including venture financing, project tutorship, capacity building, information exchange, and resource docking.
Note: For the details about the Fourth China Public Welfare Project Contest, please log in to dasai.cncf.org.cn or use the WeChat public number "Shenzhen Social Commonweal Fund" for query.
For details about the Fourth China Charity Fair, please log in to www.cncf.org.cn or use the WeChat public number "China Charity Fair" for query.