Ecovis Ruide sponsored 2nd place winner of 2017 "More than a market" Initiative

Date:  2017-06-30    Autor:   Katharina SIEGRIST

On June 15th 2017, the “More than a Market”Award ceremony was held in Shanghai for the second time. “More than a Market”is an initiative understood as a platform for German-invested companies inChina to share experiences and further develop corporate social responsibility(CSR) projects, engaging with society in a market where they operated for yearsand, partly decades already.

Jointlylaunched by the German Chamber of Commerce in China, Shanghai and, BertelsmannFoundation supported by the German Consulate Shanghai awards first werepresented in May 2016.

Atthe 2017 second awards round, Harmony Shanghai was chosen as one of theindividual companies that together with its sponsors were supporting andrealizing their social project in China of bringing people, cultures anddifferent ways of life together with community dance.

Assuch, Harmony Shanghai was honored with the production of CARMINA BURANA, thecommunity dance project of 2016 that was staged on 28 & 29 October 2016 atShanghai Poly Grand Theatre for

theperformance of 140 dancers and 80 singers supported by Anhui Symphony Orchestraunder the direction of Christian von Gehren.

Totallystudents from 7 schools in Shanghai and Jiangsu Province participated, as wellas representatives from Taicang Sino-German Handicapped Technology Co., Ltd. and, Marquardt Switches (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. for their outstanding social engagement in China. In thecategory "Collaborative Projects" Harmony Shanghai won the secondprize.

Thefirst prize was given to the Football project with migrant children. Thethird prize was hand over to the inclusion factory in Taicang.

ECOVIS Ruide sponsored the project last yearwith both, money as well as working time. As a company that is stronglyintertwined with our clients coming to a big part from Germany andGerman-speaking countries we are proud to have supported this wonderful socialproject. Our colleagues and, clients alike enjoyed a special time at theperformances.

If you are interested you can find moreinformation about Harmony Shanghai, the production company behind the CARMINA BURANA performance on their website .

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