SJTU Antai MBA’s charity tour--- Walking into Xiangxi
Publisher : MBA办公室 Dec.12,2013
After 3 months’ preparation, on July 3rd, 11 students from SJTU Antai Love Giving Association walked into Xiangxi Cili County, brought 1000 MBA students’ love to Dongxi Nine years School and Dongxi Tanpeng Village Primary School. This tour raised more than 300 kilograms goods,including 749 books, donated 8887.5 RMB, it not only brought children computers, books, aesthetic education supplies, established library, but also built long-term relationship with the school, scholarship mechanism.
Cili Dongxi Nine years School is a local township level nine years school, most children’s living places are separated and it’s very inconvenient for them to go to school. Dongxi Nine years School is the only school that has nine grades, it has one class per grade, more than 400 students, and most of them live on campus. Antai students arranged taletelling “The World Outside”, chicken soup for the soul “Positive Psychology”, puzzles and riddles, love dancing, etc. Tanpeng Primary School is a county school near the children’s houses, because of the lack of faculties, it only teach children from grade 1 to grade 4, and every class has only around 10 students. There are only 4 female teachers in this school and the children have never seen the raising of national flag. There were 7 males in the 11 students from Loving Giving Association, they raised the national flag in the morning, let the children realized the solemnity of national flag. They also held a recreational sports meeting: three legs race, table tennis relay race and so on, it made the children realized that the success not only depended on personal capacity, but also the operation of a group.
This tour lasted for 3 days, in these 3 days, MBA students arranged two afternoons to go to the children’s houses, they realized how hard for the children to go to school, communicated with children’s parents. At the same time, MBA students used their management experiences to establish the library institution, selected librarians, made the love books walked into children’s daily reading.
To avoid the one time public benefit activity’s negative influence, the Love Giving Association students built long term institution of support pair with the local government and schools, they wanted the children could feel the warm from SJTU Antai MBA. Antai MBA Love Giving Association would establish Antai MBA Love Giving Association scholarship, 10 students from poor families would win the scholarship. Besides, the Love Giving Association would select some students from these 2 schools, built one to one support relationship with Antai MBA students.
In addition to the donations from Antai MBA students, Mitsui OSK Cargo Service co., LTD., Shanghai also strongly sponsored this tour. Caring the world and taking responsibility are the missions of Business School’s students, grateful for favors received is SJTU’s school motto. Antai MBA students should bring SJTU Antai’s love to every corner in our contry.