On July 23 and 24, 2016, NGO2.0 and ThinkChina Project held a mobile design hackathon training young social entrepreneurs to learn how to use design thinking to make prototypes of mobile apps. IT instructors and volunteers from SAP, Thoughtworks and Strikingly attended the hackathon.
On July 10, 2016, ten provincial NGO partners attended a meeting held by NGO2.0 and Syndao-Simeng to discuss the NGO Performance Evaluation Project. During the meeting, NGO2.0 unveiled a new mobile function on the philanthropy map (ngo20map.com) – “NGOs Helping NGOs: mobilizing unused resources of your organization.“
On July 6, 2016, Tencent Foundation published an article on Internet Plus Social Good. The Executive Secretary-General of Tencent Foundation penned the preface for the book.
On June 23, 2016, NGO2.0 collaborated with the Demoo Team of Tencent.com to hold a hackathon in Tencent Academy, training Shenzhen-based NGOs to learn how to use design thinking to create prototypes of mobile apps.
In May 2016, NGO2.0 published its first book Internet Plus Social Good: Playing with New Media
In January 2016, upon the invitation of NPI, NGO2.0 moved into PIP (a social innovation and social service space based in the Dongcheng District of Beijing).
On January 29, 2016, NGO2.0 received a donation of 5000 RMB from Mr. Ma Junhe, a trainee in NGO2.0’s first social media literacy training workshop.