Category Archives: Programme Updates

Our 2 teams have walked 501km for E.G.G. Walkathon to raise money for our Classroom Teaching Program!

  Initiated by Shanghai United Foundation, “E.G.G.Walkathon” has been held every year since 2011, with 665 participating teams this year! 12 May was the DAY!  This year we had two teams: Team (Stepping Stones &) Mingdao, and Team Triple Stones. The former included staff … Continue reading

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Our Rural Individual Volunteering Program is calling for participants this summer!

This summer, Stepping Stones is pleased to offer volunteering opportunities in a few rural areas of China! For individual volunteers who are eager to leave the city, explore rural life, while giving back, consider teaching English to disadvantaged students. Not only … Continue reading

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Our Annual Report 2017 is released!

We are delighted to have completed our Annual Report 2017.  We are very grateful to each of you for the important part you played in the success of our all our programs.  Please take a look at what we achieved … Continue reading

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Rural Trips 2018 soon to depart!

New year, new start, and our rural trips are back on track! This spring, Stepping Stones is happy to offer two unique volunteering experiences in rural (and blossoming) areas of China. Two weeklong tours are arranged in May for volunteers … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones Spring Updates

Please accept our warmest spring regards, along with our latest updates.  1. Spring Updates The Spring has arrived, our new volunteers have been trained and our programs have all started up again at the beginning of the new term!  Each week, … Continue reading

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2018 Egg Walkathon is calling for teams!

Egg Walkathon, one of the most well-known annual fundraising campaigns in Shanghai China, is now calling for charity teams to rise to the 2018 Egg Walk Challenge.  As the long-term partner of Shanghai United Foundation, who initiated this annual campaign in … Continue reading

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Employees from Target and Hasbro helped kindergarten children in Shanghai

  Stepping Stones took two volunteer groups to kindergartens in December to organise creative activities with the migrant children.  Employees from Target’s Shanghai office had fun helping the children at a kindergarten in Minhang to make Christmas trees out of … Continue reading

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Cirque du Soleil donated hundreds of tickets to migrant children!

World famous theater and acrobatic troupe Cirque du Soleil recently invited nearly 400 migrant children and adults from one of Stepping Stone’s partner schools to attend a dress rehearsal of their show “KOOZA” in Shanghai. Cirque du Soleil also gave … Continue reading

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Young volunteers from Shanghai High School International Division visited their videolink students in Anhui!

On May 20th, eight young volunteers and two expatriate teachers from Shanghai High School International Division visited their video link program students from a rural school located in Guangde of Anhui Province, which is about 220 km away from Shanghai. … Continue reading

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Come and Meet Stepping Stones at the Expat Show Shanghai 2017!

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A taste of Arts with kindergarten children

As one of Stepping Stones’ main project sponsors, Target has been working with us to additionally provide volunteers from their workforce twice a year, to provide enriching activities for migrant children. On Friday 9th June, a group of 12 colleagues … Continue reading

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Educate rural Chinese children on a Stepping Stones Volunteering Tour

Get prepared for an opportunity this spring to travel to the Chinese countryside! Join Stepping Stones on a rural volunteering tour 21-26 May or 4-9 June to teach English to “left-behind” and rural children in Henan Province. From May 21-26, … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones’ first Egg Walkathon team is ONLINE!

Egg Walkathon, launched by Shanghai United Foundation in 2011, is one of the most popular annual fundraising campaigns in Shanghai. This year, more than 1000 teams will join this campaign to walk 50 kilometers within 12 hours to support charity. … Continue reading

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Migrant Students Visit to Wellington College

On the morning of January 20th, 2017, 18 pupils accompanied by 2 teachers and 2 parents from Wenhe Primary School arrived at Shanghai Wellington College to participate in the Annual Chinese New Year Performance and experience Wellington school life. After … Continue reading

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Call for Egg-walk Team!

Egg Walkathon, as one of the most well-known fundraising campagin in Shanghai, China, is now calling for charity teams. This year, Stepping Stones partners with Shanghai United Foundation, who initiated this annual campagin in 2011, to recruit 1-2 volunteer teams … Continue reading

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