China Institute for Philanthropy
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The China Institute for Philanthropy and Social Innovation (CIPSI) is a university-based think tank and a research and education centre of Philanthropy. It brings together cross-disciplinary research to become the engine of social innovation. It was officially established by Renmin University of China on the 26th of July, 2016. Lionel, the founder of Li Foundation and , an alumnus of the University, donated to support the institute’s establishment and development.

CIPSI aims to become the leader of philanthropic research and promote philanthropic innovation through academic research, personnel training, practice consultancy, social advocacy, and decision-making participation.

China Institute for Philanthropy and Social Innovation (CIPSI)

42.195 & Beyond


Published: December 2018, Singapore
ISBN: 978-981-11-9544-0

The book showcases how the participants challenged their limits and conquered the World Marathon Challenge and North Pole Marathon to inspire people to challenge their own limits and pursue their dreams boldly.

1045 追梦的距离


Published: October 2019, Taiwan
ISBN: 978-986-98278-0-5

The book tells the stories behind the event which saw the largest number of people in history running  1045km round Taiwan in 19 days.