Zukunftsbrücke: Chinese-German Young Professional Campus Delegation Visits BVF
The delegation of Chinese-German Young Professional Campus, consisting of 40 members, visited Beijing Volunteer Service Federation (BVF) on Tuesday, 25 Oct, 2016. Mr. Xinbao Guo,Vice President and Secretary General of BVF, Mr. Ying Wang, Deputy Secretary General of BVF and Mr. Guang Chen,Deputy Secretary General of BVF extended a warm welcome to the delegates and accompanied them throughout the visit. The delegation initially visited Beijing Volunteer Service Culture Gallery guided by Mr. Ying Wang and Mr. Guang Chen. The gallery tour provided them with a good start for understanding the development of Beijing volunteer services.
After visiting the gallery, BVF hold a welcome and exchange meeting with the delegates and Mr. Xinbao Guo expressed warm welcome to Chinese-German youth’s visit on behalf of BVF. He gave a brief introduction on the overall picture of Beijing volunteer service development and emphasized the significance of Chinese-German youth's participation and cooperation in volunteer services. In the experience sharing session, Mr. Wei Gao,Deputy Secretary General of Beijing Table Tennis Association andwinner of Geman Chancellor of the Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation, shared his 10-year volunteeringexperience and also his research of volunteerism in Germany. And Miss Yiwen Du, a young director from See Young Volunteer Association, vividly presented how See Young carries out youth engaged volunteer programs to promote life quality of the elderly by learning how to use smart phone and other common IT skills.
Speaking at the meeting, formerAmbassador and Head delegate Mr. Yuanyuan Zhang, highly praised the achievements of BVF and he noted that “volunteer service is an indispensable driving force for the development of a city and young people are the helmsmen steering the boat towards better future. ”