Shanghai CG Meets with Civil Society in Jiaxing

Shanghai CG Meets with Civil Society in Jiaxing Feb. 15, Jiaxing – Consul General Hanscom Smith traveled to Jiaxing and met with Bluebird, a Jiaxing-based community service NGO.  Bluebird has nearly 500 young volunteers helping Chinese with disabilities, providing elder care service and more with a theme of “helping people help themselves.”  Accompanied by Outreach Unit Chief Mary Sue Fields and Outreach Unit Assistant Li Haojinchuan, Consular Officer Tamara Shie and Interpreter Fei Yuying, CG Smith also met with local Mayor Hu Haifeng, visited Jiaxing Economic and Technological Development Zone, and toured Hormel’s plant.