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The following articles share information Charities or related events in Shekou


7 New & Improved Reasons Not to Miss the Excitement This Saturday

on 12/05/2017 - 12:17 pm

Aside from a couple of fighters that couldn't resist coming back for more, there's fresh meat stepping into the ring at Shenzhen's 3rd White Collar Fight Night. We've got the line-up listed below; however, we first want to spend a few minutes going over some great changes and improvements that are sure to make this event one that you won't want to miss.

We met with John Graham, the organizer of the event and founder of Project 0/1 and were impressed by how much the event has grown, the effort they've been putting into this, and the direction it's going in. Here's a peek at what to expect this Saturday December 9th from 7pm to midnight. Whether you've been to one of these fights before or ...

They're Building a Burning Man Pyramid in Shenzhen, China (Volunteers Needed)

on 07/31/2017 - 12:32 pm

Late Sunday night we heard of an interesting project taking place just on the other side of Nanshan mountain. Shekou resident Casey James is currently working with a team of people to build a Burning Man pyramid right here in Shenzhen.

"My company is called Eco Built Systems. We manufacture pyramids, domes and aquaponic systems. We have this massive art project. Building this 111 foot (34 meter) pyramid. Our contribution to Burning Man is gifting this pyramid. This year it will be largest installation of a themed camp at Burning Man, the largest art festival in the world," Casey tells me during a phone interview.

The pyramid is expected to provide an indoor venue for festival atten ...

Kuaile XMAS: Toy Drive for Orphans at TAPS

on 12/16/2016 - 10:22 am

It's Christmas time and a group of Expats have come together for the third year in a row to bring the joy and spirit of Christmas to orphaned children here in China.

The event Kuai Le Xmas was created by Daniella Santana, an expat from Brazil that has been in Shenzhen for 9 years, to bring a little joy during Christmas time to the kids. Daniella has a heart for philanthropy and one of her goals is to empower and help women and children around the world. This event is only a preview of all that is yet about to come. She is also the founder of Empowering Women Business Association, an online platform to connect, inspire and empower female entrepreneurs and the Ambassador of ...

I've donated to Promised Land. Now you can too!

on 11/26/2016 - 01:57 pm

Thank you for donating to Promised Land!
Please share this page with your friends and on your moments! Help us spread these stickers made by the students of Promised Land.
In less than 6 weeks we raised over 600,000 RMB. This means we can continue our work teaching and training individuals with special needs to integrate into Chinese society. We.ve reached our fund raising goal. Thank you all of Shekou, Shenzhen community for helping us reach our fundraising goal!
Press and hold your screen over the sticker you want, then select the "Send to Chat" option and choose friends from your contact list. You can also save the stickers into your phone by selecting the " ...

Promised Land Documentary

on 11/22/2016 - 02:23 pm

Please watch this heart-felt documentary on the work Promised Land is doing to help children in China. To learn more about, or donate to, the Promised Land Annual Fundraiser, click here.

Documentary Transcript:
I1: 应许之地是一家慈善机构,它是针对在深圳的,外来务工人员的自闭症的孩子,是罗老师一手创办的
T: The Promised Land is a charity that targets the autistic children of workers from Mainland China, and was created solely by Mrs. Reynolds.
We are a registered Hong Kong charity, working with individuals in China that have mental disabilities and developmental disabilities such as autism, brain damage, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, mentally retarded, and ADHD, and other developmental disabilitie ...

Promised Land Annual Fundraiser

on 11/15/2016 - 12:48 pm

Promised Land is a non~profit organization that teaches Chinese with mental and physical disabilities. The focus of our training is to equip children and young adults to integrate into society by either entering the public school system or into the work force. Teaching independent life skills, scholastic skills and work skills determined by the student's capability enables them to be as independent as possible. Promised Land has no set tuition. Tuition is determined by the financial situation of the student's family: many pay nothing and most live at Promised Land. Promised Land is the only school available for most of our students due to the severity of their disability, their financial sit ...