On December 21, 2018, 2018 China Annual Conference on Philanthropy sponsored by China Philanthropy Times with the theme “Entrepreneurship in the Torrent of the Times” was held in China National Convention Center in Beijing. Nearly 1000 representatives from enterprises, philanthropic organizations, colleges and universities, media and other different industries participated in the meeting. An Yaqiang, Secretary General of our Foundation and Chen Xiaopeng (on behalf of Director General Niu Ben), Secretary General of Laoniu Brothers & Sisters Foundation, was invited to attend this event.
Representatives present at the meeting not only shared and discussed on topics including “responsibility and guiding role of entrepreneurs in the times, socialization path of commercial capital, multi-dimensional prospect of contemporary philanthropy and reflect and exploration of basic education”. They also witnessed the release of “2018 Annual Top 10 Focuses of Philanthropy” and Proposal for Promoting the Development of Basic Education.
At the end of the annual conference, three honors, “2018 China Philanthropic Journalist of the Year”, “2018 China Philanthropic Person of the Year” and “2018 China Philanthropic Enterprise of the Year”, were awarded. Among them, Mr. Niu Ben, Director General of Laoniu Brothers & Sisters Foundation received the award of “2018 China Philanthropic Person of the Year” and the award was collected by Secretary General Ms. Chen Pengxiao on his behalf.