In March 2021, Lanjingling carried out 4 regular weekend activities, 1 CSR activity, 4 ‘Fitness 100’ virtual fitness activities, 3 ‘100 Day Engagement’ activities, and participated in one race.
文字 Writer：陈晓斌 Clark CHEN
翻译 Translator：王弘毅 Yoyo WANG
编辑 Editor：李纪元 Annie LI
蓝睛灵编辑部 Lanjingling Editorial Office
The Biggest News!
End of the First Season of 100 Day Engagement Program
The 1st season of beYoureyeS 100 Day Engagement program officially ended on March 14th.
On December 1st 2020, the first phase of the first season of the 100 Day Engagement program initiated. 14 visually impaired participants arrived at Shanghai from nationwide to participate in the 4 day offline training, and to visit Apple and Disney on Open Days to experience workplace environment and chat with their employees. In the following 2nd phase, participants returned to their homeplaces to engage in the 100-day-long online counseling in one-to-one volunteer counseling sessions, learning knowledge of the workplace and engaging theories into practices.
Participants will move on to achieve more in the 100 Day Engagement Program. We encourage more people to explore fusion and accessibility in their career choices.
REGULAR WEEKEND ACTIVITIES
BeYoureyeS 234th to 237th regular weekend activities were carried out on March 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th in Century Park and Minhang Cultural Park.
Specifically, the 234th activity on March 7th was carried out in Century Park only, whilst the other three were carried out in Puxi and Pudong simultaneously.
In the first regular weekend activity after spring festival, visually impaired Wei Zhang and his partner Guiqin Sui joined Lanjingling. Wei Zhang is a sports activist, and a self-taught trumpetist as well. His partner is very talented, having brought Lanjingling words of excellence with her original crafts on acrostic poetry.
Lanjingling ‘Find Hope With Love’ Gucun Park Charity Run
On Saturday March 20th, Hong, Jiebing Hong, Zhehong Wu, Jian Lu, Yi, Hao Li, Tianli Yu, and Yiting Bian, a total of 8 Lanjingling members, participated in the ‘Find Hope With Love’ Gucun Park 10km Spring Charity Run organized by the Veteran Marathon Club.
Feeling the cold raindrops sweeping by, hearing the tides of cheers from the veterans, envisioning their brave and determined eyes, the adrenaline-filled blood rushes through arteries and veins. As the red flag waves around, the Lanjingling flag flies high in our hearts.
Corporate Social Responsibility Activities
Apple Inc. CSR Activity
In the forenoon of March 31st, in the Apple office block at Century Avenue, 4 Lanjingling members brought an experiential accessibility training session for employees at Apple.
100 days engagement
‘100 Day Engagement’ 13th Professional Counseling Session
At 8pm on March 7th, Sophia from Apple Incorporated gave a talk on ‘Give your body a break – healthy lifestyle’, introducing the practice of Yoga and meditation to the audience. Lanjingling members learned to feel their bodies with their hearts, and feel their heats with the bodies.
End of Season 1, 100 Day Engagement Program
March 14th, 100 day schedule, 100 day work, the first season of the beYoureyeS 100 Day Engagement Program officially came to a pause.
At 10 o’clock in the morning, the closing ceremony of the 100 Day Engagement Program began on the Tencent Meeting Platform. Following the footsteps of Ms. Ni, participants looked at their harvests and gains in retrospection.
Through 13 episodes of professional counseling and over 34 hours of 1-1 counseling, participants learned the essential workplace skills for interviews and workplace communication, and applied them to actual interviews, studies, work, and leisure.
Participants will carry these harvests on their roads of new career pursuits.
‘100 Day Engagement’ After Conference
On March 26th, members of Lanjingling and employees at Apple organized an online conference in retrospect of the 1st season of 100 Day Engagement, getting ready for the preparation of the 2nd season.
Fitness 100 Accessible Fitness Activity Continued
The 18th through 21st ‘Fitness 100’ virtual fitness activities were carried out from Mach 8th through to March 29th on every Monday.
As frequent participants become familiarized with their gym equipment, they gradually become independent in locating themselves, finding specified gym equipment for use, and adjusting weights and equipment configurations. During the 19th regular activity, Coach Aidon and some visually impaired participants were invited to interviews with Shanghai Disabled Person’s Federation.
Lanjingling's Colorful Lives
Lanjingling Invited to the 3rd Tactile Photographic Exhibition
In the afternoon of March 12th, the 3rd Tactile Photography Exhibition was carried out in Shanghai Hongqiao Contemporary Art Museum. Organizer and pioneer in non-visionary photography Jin Hu arranged a special display area for Lanjingling, and invited Lanjingling to attend the opening ceremony.
For Love Cinema won the Tide Product Award
浪潮产品奖 2019 年设立于北京，志在推进中国设计和中国制造的崛起浪潮。
The Tide Product Award was elected in 2019 in Beijing, dedicated towards pushing Chinese design and Chinese manufacturing to the rising tide of the global market.
蓝睛灵公益组织承办的「至爱影院 — 无障碍观影*」项目是「浪潮产品奖」第 27 件获奖产品。
The ‘For Love Cinema – Accessible Movie Entertainment’ project undertook by Lanjingling is the 27th awarded product in 「the Tide Project Award」 Lanjingling Charity Organization.
The ‘For Love Cinema’ project is one that allows the visually impaired to enjoy movies, by integrating cinema visuals with an explanatory soundtrack and a signal reception device.
Thank you for reading, this marks the end of this monthly newsletter, see you next month.
beYoureyeS is a charitable activity, launched in Shanghai in January 2015, is devoted to promoting the concept of sports accessibility, making it possible for persons with visually impairments.
Everyone attending our activities calls each other Lanijngling, no matter what kind of physical condition he or she is in, and that is where our NGO’s name came from.
We believe that everyone can participate in sports freely and naturally, can enjoy the happiness, freedom and well-being derived from sports.
We organize diverse activities, encourage all walks of life to participate in sports and cross-border, and ultimately be aware of human dignity.
We know that the road to follow requires a heart of the Ironman, needs physical strength and endurance, wisdom and courage, patience and time.
Thank you for your support and your company along the way.
Experiential Philanthropy Activity, CSR Activity, School Inclusive Activity, Adaptive Sports Race
Fitness 100、Rope 100、100Days Engagement
We hope that whilst we're in the competition together,
we may all converge our energy as one to make each and all strong，
We hope that whilst doing sports together,
we are able to find the nerve to be strong enough to face challenges head on.