In 2010, 51Give and China Social Welfare Foundation established 51Give online donation platform, providing free online donation service for more than 120 public welfare projects of 16 large state-owned foundations in China, making caring donation more convenient and transparent.
51Sim, founded in Beijing in 2008, encourages and supports Chinese youth to actively participate in seeking innovative solutions to social and ecological problems and promote the development of low-carbon industry through planning and organizing a series of public welfare project activities.
Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre will adhere to the dual missions of 51Give and 51Sim to achieve the goals of sustainable development and social responsibility, and devote itself to serving the public welfare in an innovative way.
Looking forward to the future, Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre will strengthen the close cooperation with governments, enterprises, social organizations and individuals to solve problems between human development, social progress and ecological environment in an innovative and sustainable way, continuously promote harmonious development of mankind, society, nature, and ultimately benefit the whole society.
THE DEVELOPMENT PROCESS
2011-Sep 2019 51Give had donated numerous children's clothes, children's supplies, toys, food, fruits and other materials to Beijing Morningstar Congenital Children's Care Center, with a total value of about RMB 30,000.
Jan 9, 2019, 51Give donated 2,580 books, 601 pieces of clothes, 23 boxes of medicine and 14 boxes of apples to No.4 Middle School of Taibusi Qi County, through Inner Mongolia Taibusi Qi County Education Bureau.
March 2019 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre reached a strategic partnership with the "Ice and Snow Art City" project. An innovative transformation of more than 100 villages, around the areas of Beijing, Zhangjiakou, Datong and Chengde, with a total of 40,000 square kilometers in length and breadth. The project aim to develop sustainable rural tourism, promote precision poverty alleviation and implement rural sustainable revitalization.
On June 6th, 2019, 51Give Socially Responsible Center (51Give) with Blue Ribbon launched the opening ceremony for the "Protect the Ocean, Clean the Beach" movement and in two days collected 736kg of garbage that covered the beaches of Yazhou Bay and Xiao Dong Hai. A charitable donation for "Protect the Ocean, Clean the Beach" program was set up on Tencent’s Charity Page and have raised 128, 000 rmb so far (July 5, 2019) with the aim of 1,440,890 rmb.
A fatally weak short-finned pilot whale called Meng Ya (Sweet Baby) lands on a beach in Sanya on Friday night, June 7, 2019. 51Give brought volunteers supplies and coordinated the management of donors and supporters. 51Give also sponsored the publishing of marine mammals rescue technical literature for public use, including : Marine Mammal Sighting Log, ORRCA Cetacean Sighting Guide Notes, Protocols for Tissue Sample Collection, Marine Mammal. 51Give Socially Responsible Center members were on the rescue platform during the final resuscitation efforts. This stranding received national media attention. More than 40 mainstream media reported on this news. We are aiming to help Hainan local people and government to produce a standard rescue approach involving scientific institutions, commercial enterprises, authorities and volunteers and help build China’s first marine mammal hospital and deep sea rescue platform.
May 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre and Henan TV jointly produced" The Crime and Responsibility of Cat Killers” which was broadcasted on Henan TV City Channel.
May 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre and Hainan South China Sea Institute of Tropical Oceanography jointly initiated a public welfare project named "Undersea Forest" protection and restoration.
June 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre invited the Nobel family to Sanya, Hainan province, to investigate the progress of the coral conservation and restoration project. Further communication was made on the donation and cooperation of the "Undersea Forest" public welfare project.
Oct 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre donated more than 700 pieces of clothes, toys and other materials to the "My Heart is for Love" project of China Charities Aid Foundation for Children.
Nov 21, 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre cooperated with the program of "The Battle against Poverty" of Henan Satellite TV, and donated more than 300 pieces of duvets and clothes to Qingfeng County of Puyang, Henan province.
Nov 24, 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre was the charity partner to University College London （UCL）Club of Beijing (UCLCB). 51Give supported UCLCB to hold Graduation Ceremony for Chinese graduates of UCL and host 2018 UCLCB Annual Ball.
Nov 28, 2018 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre cooperated with the program of "The Battle against Poverty" of Henan Satellite TV, and donated 257 pieces of clothes, duvets and other materials to Neixiang County of Nanyang, Henan province.
Jan 2017 51Give, together with HC Kunlun Red Star and New Sunshine Charity Foundation, jointly organized the "Let's Watch Hockey Together" charity event. They organized the children with leukemia to come out of the ward and feel the happiness brought by sports.
March 2017, 51Give Charity Fund was highly supported and recognized by China Social Welfare Foundation, who opened a green channel for 51Give projects to be put on Tencent donation platform.
May-Dec 2017 51Give completed the "Cyber Violence against Domestic Animals" through investigation and visits.
June 2017 51Give launched the "Warmth for Small Animals" project. 51Give raised 5 tons of dog food from JD Gongyi and donated it to Qinhuangdao Small Animal Protection Association.
June 17, 2017 51Give and University College London (UCL) Club of Beijing jointly launched the "Hand in Hand" charity event to collect charitable donations from UCL alumni for the Angel Home, a fosterage place provides surgery, rehabilitation, and care for orphans and to do voluntary work at Angel Home for one day.
June 18, 2017 51Give donated RMB 16,000 to China Charities Aid Foundation for Children.
Sep 19, 2017 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre was registered in Beijing Municipal Civil Affairs Bureau.
Sep-Oct 2017 Founder of 51Give was appointed Honorary Councillor of the World Future Council. 51Give team had in-depth communication and discussion with the World Future Council on the promotion of public welfare and the development of sustainable society.
Oct 28, 2017 51Give public welfare project team participated in the seminar “The Resilient Person – Healthy Living in the Urban World” jointly held by United Family Healthcare (UFH) and University of Cincinnati (UC).
Nov 11, 2017 51Give supported University College London (UCL) Club of Beijing again as a charity partner to hold Graduation Ceremony for 140 UCL Chinese graduates in Beijing for the first time and to host 2017 University College London (UCL) Club of Beijing Annual Ball.
Dec 2017 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre met with F2N Market. F2N Market is the most active and influential sustainable farmers market in Beijing. Founder Erica and 51Give team had an in-depth discussion on the newly emerging model of green and healthy farmers markets.
March 2016 51Give entered into partnership with iQiYi. 51Give recommended and selected promotional videos of charity projects to be broadcasted on iQiYi.
May 2016 51Give entered into a strategic partnership with Bloomage Live.
June 2016 51Give jointly initiated the “Fans Love Plan – National Charity Mobilization” with iFensi, which was the first large-scale charity activity for all fans across the country and was also the first nationwide charity assistance activity for fans in China. It aimed to effectively combine the power of idol's example, the boundless enthusiasm of fans and the warmth of charity, so as to make the light of love spread more widely.
July 2016 51Give cooperated with the "Wings of Hope" project of Overseas Chinese Charity Foundation of China to go deep into the leprosy isolation village in Daliang Mountain of Sichuan province, to provide care and assistance to leprosy patients. 51Give also produced a TV documentary about the obstacles they face, stigmas of social exclusion and daily life.
Nov 5, 2016 Beijing 51Give Socially Responsible Development Centre was the charity partner to University College London （UCL）Club of Beijing (UCLCB). 51Give supported UCLCB to hold Graduation Ceremony for Chinese graduates of UCL and host 2016 UCLCB Annual Ball. This Annual Ball was the first ever UCL Alumni Ball, the largest UCL Alumni gathering in Asia and the first UCL alumni event to be live-streamed.
Nov 2016 51Give Charity Fund of China Social Welfare Foundation independently initiated the "Dream Journey" plan. 51Give team led 22 orphaned and disabled children from the Wuxi Children's Welfare Home to fulfil their dream of a trip to Shanghai Disneyland on April 14, 2017.
Feb 2015 51Give entered into a strategic partnership with China Charity Supermarket. It cooperated with charity supermarkets to carry out various charity events, such as the “China Open Love” Charity Supermarket during the National Day holiday in 2015.
Sep 2015 "China Open Love", jointly initiated by 51Give, held its third Charity Friendship Competition.
Sep 2015 51Give, as a cooperative partner of CCTV5 Sports Channel, jointly initiated the “Peak of Hope" charity project. It paid close attention to the development of youth football and created a brand-new football program online. In the meantime, the offline activities were the charity trips to the poverty-stricken areas.
May 13, 2014 After being reported to China Social Welfare Foundation for approval, "China Social Welfare Foundation Charity Research and Development Fund" was officially renamed "51Give Charity Fund of China Social Welfare Foundation".
Aug 2014 51Give launched the "51Give Happy Ice Bucket Challenge" to raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease (MND) otherwise known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).
Sep 2014 "China Open Love", jointly initiated by 51Give, held "Tennis for Schools" charity project.
Nov 3, 2014 51Give launched a charity project to assist children with leukemia. Donations and assistance were given to a four-year-old girl named Zhi Aohan and her mother Li Qin.
In 2013, 51Give cooperated with China Open Tennis Tournament and the internet public welfare crowdfunding platform to jointly launched "China Open Love" project, worked with several national foundations to help the development of national tennis project and social public welfare promotion. China Open Love carried out public welfare activities together with China Soong Ching Ling Foundation, China Foundation for Disabled Persons, China Children and Teenager's Fund, China Women's Development Foundation, China Social Welfare Foundation and China Charity Supermarket in the areas of teenagers, the disabled, women's tennis development, the national tennis fitness, and children, women and the disabled.
Sep 27, 2013 "China Open Love" held its first event: Li Na & Novak Djokovic Charity Friendship Competition.
In 2012，the founder and co-founder of 51Give were invited to the World Economic Forum in Davos again as the guest of honor.
On April 2, 2012, the founder of 51Give was invited to attend the Youth Leaders Roundtable of Boao Forum for Asia for the second time.
On August 21-24, 2012, 51Give assisted Heihe Municipal Government to hold the China-Russia Cultural Music Festival -- Aihui Night and invited the British band "Junior Aspirin Life Size Model" to attend the event and present the live performance.
In September 2012, 51Give was invited to participate in China Charity Fair in Shenzhen and developed "Charity Hub" App.
In October 2012, 51Give officially cooperated with the Dream Power Fund of Zhejiang Satellite TV's "China Dream Show".
In January 2011, "China Social Welfare Foundation Public Welfare Research and Development Fund" was approved.
In March 2011, 51Give and Hunan TV Mango V Fund officially established cooperation, which mainly includes "Happy School", "Happy Desk" and "Happy Reference Book"，all using "happiness" as the theme of public welfare projects. Through a series of activities, love becomes a conscious habit, making charity a social trend and making charity a life style.
In April 2011, the founder of 51Give was invited to attend the Youth Leaders Roundtable of Boao Forum for Asia.
From April 2 to December 31, 2011, former British Prime Minister Mr. Gordon Brown advocated to improve the nutrition for children in central and western China. The Free Lunch Fund project initiated by China Charity Research and Development Foundation and participated by 51Give, which has raised a total of RMB 18,249,095. The program has benefited 15,000 poor students in 129 schools among 14 provinces across the country. Among them, 51Give raised 7,249 donations totalling RMB 1,605,998.
In January 2010, the founder and co-founder of 51Give were invited to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos.
In June 2010, 51Sim held the "GTB - Lighten China" China climate action day activity.
From July to August 2010, 51Give invested in the production of a black humor film "Are You High Class?", which tells the story of microfinance in rural China and was broadcasted on CCTV6 movie channel.
In September 2010, 51Sim planned and organized the ceremony for the establishment of Qujiang New District in Xi 'an, Shaanxi Province.
In September 2010, 51Give green microfinance platform was transformed for the first time to an online donation platform, which was jointly established with China Social Welfare Foundation. The platform provided free online donation services for more than 120 public welfare projects of 16 large state-owned foundations in China, making caring donation more convenient and transparent.
In November 2010, 51Give connected with the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and reached strategic cooperation.
On December 12, 2010, the annual event of "Waste to Green Products" reached a grand finale.
On March 28, 2009, the founder of 51Give and the Former United Nations Under Secretary General Mr. Maurice Strong attended the program " Trilateral Dialogue of China's Harmonious Economy "of Ifeng.com, they talked about China's current energy policies, China's circular economy mode, the role of international conventions in solving the problem of climate warming, corporate responsibility and civil liability issues. More
On November 10, 2009, the 51 Sim "Green Car" project was invited by the 2009 Nobel Prize winner Beijing Forum to attend the forum. More
On December 2, 2009, the “Clinton Global Initiative” which was launched by Former US President Bill Clinton, held the Asia Conference in Hong Kong. Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi, Philippine President Gloria Arroyo and other officials attended the meeting. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon delivered a video speech to discuss globalization. At the Clinton Global Initiative Conference, 51Give was awarded one of the top 10 initiatives in Asia by the Clinton Foundation, and 51Sim green program was selected as a special CGI contribution. More
On December 12-13, 2009, 51Give was invited to participate in the second China International Lohas Forum held in Grand Hyatt Beijing. More
In November 2009, 51Sim team created a creative online game called “51Tree-Beyond Kyoto”, which aims to raise international awareness of the global problem of climate change and the importance of finding a practical solution. More
On December 17, 2009, 51Sim held the "Give Me A Green Confidence， Support the Copenhagen Climate Conference with Action" news conference. The event aims to inspire the innovative spirit of young college students to help solve the problem of climate change. The event was broadcasted on ifeng.com and 51Sim.org. Former UN Under Secretary-General Maurice Strong, the State Forestry Administration Climate Change Management Office, Executive Deputy Director Mr Jin Hong, Securities Daily Deputy Chief Editor Mr Dong Shaopeng, Council of the British Embassy representative attended the conference. Representatives of 51Sim from five continents present their speeches, sharing low-carbon life experience with Chinese youth.
The 51Sim Sustainable Innovation Student Competition, endorsed by the famous movie star Li Bingbing, open to college students over the age of 18. More than 300 universities across the country participated in the competition in the form of teams. It ended on November 2, 2009 successfully with competition duration of more than one year, and ultimately selected 36 winners from the University of Hong Kong, Wuhan and other colleges and universities throughout the country. They went to Copenhagen in December 2009 to participate a series of activities held by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Cop15. More
In April 2008, 51Sim planned and organized the cooperation project of China Breast Cancer Foundation and Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Foundation: "Walk to the Great Wall and Run to Beijing-Newton-Olivia China trip". More
On July 13, 2008, China International Youth Art Week, one of the major cultural activities of Beijing Olympic, was held in Beijing. 51Sim planned and organized the closing ceremony of this activity – “In the Bright Sunshine”, which was held grandly in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. CCTV International Channel broadcasted this ceremony to 68 countries from August to September in 2008. More
On July 30, 2008, 51Sim held China's first carbon dioxide assessment and offset activity. For the first time, the concept of “zero carbon emissions” was introduced to China. Mr. Qi Qin and Ms. Zhou Xun presented wonderful speeches as the image ambassadors for this event. More
In September 2008, 51Sim team successfully developed the automobile carbon dioxide emission measurement system and founded Kaiche.com. In April 2009, 51Sim jointly participated in the China Shanghai International Automobile Exhibition together with Jackie Chan Auto Net, and interacted with the visitors, using the green car measurement system to spread the knowledge of carbon dioxide emissions from vehicle exhaust on site.
In 2007, the co-founder of 51Give, adhering to the mission of social responsibility and the principle of paying equal attention to sustainable development and social responsibility, created the leading green low-carbon microfinance service in China. 51Give, China's first green microfinance platform, helped farmers build biogas digesters and install solar water heaters in Chinese Provinces of Hebei, Shandong, Shenyang, Liaoning, Shanxi, Inner Mongolia, Guangdong, Guangxi, and Hainan, reducing the electricity cost and solving the air pollution problems caused by burning wood and burning charcoal; install mini wind power lighting on the fishing boat for the fisherman, avoiding the seawater pollution caused by the used batteries. More