Increasing the “transfusion” of functions, creating a “mother” to incubate social organizations
Chengdu Daily 成都日报, January 29, 2013
The Chengdu Jinjiang District Social Organization Development Foundation is a social innovation experiment intended to provide support for social organizations, the first district-level public foundation with this mission. Created in December of 2011, the foundation uses market methods to develop the capacity and funding of local social organizations. Projects have included spaces for elderly care and youth development and a university public welfare innovation project competition, overall supporting 25 institutions and 29 projects.
Summary by Amanda Brown-Inz. See news.sina.com.cn/o/2013-01-29/025926144829.shtml for full text. (Chinese)