In four days and three nights, more than 2,500 people crossed an uninhabited area of 112 kilometers.Under the scorching sun, the endless desert sometimes looks desperate. However, after a day’s race, enjoying a bowl of hot soup in the camp will make one feel everything is so worthwhile and precious.
“Without knowing the future, there is no judge of the present; without knowing the world, there is no understanding of China; without knowing the macroscopic, there is no understanding of the microscopic.
On July 18, 2017, around 100 representatives from philanthropy, business and academic world gathered to discuss the future plans for Revitalizing Rural Areas through Art & Culture in China and witness Inauguration Ceremony for The International Cooperation Platform for "Revitalizing Rural Areas through Art & Culture" led by The Fukutake Center for Art & Philanthropy.
Under the combined preparations make by China Global Philanthropy Institute (CGPI) and Benesse Art Site Naoshima and other organizations, the Global Philanthropy Leaders Program (GPL) international subsidiary course "Art, Philanthropy and Social Services" will be offered from July 8 to 16, 2017 in Japan.