Model Foundation Itinerary 2018

Day 1

Time Session Details
9:30am-11am Model Foundation Orientation & Challenge Framing Program opening, align on collective expectations & individual motivations. Opening welcome from Sany Foundation representative and framing of the challenge: How might we ensure each and every child in China has access to quality early childhood care?
11am-12pm Workshop: From Impossible to Impact Introduce Systems Thinking & understanding the structures.
1pm-5:30pm Organization & Expert Site Visits Site visits to start-up organizations, companies, non-profits and other practitioners working in early childhood development. Site visits & video calls include: -UNICEF (Beijing) -Sunshine Library | 阳光书屋 (Beijing)

Day 2

Time Session Details
9:30am-5:30pm Partner Organization Site Visits Site visits to start-up organizations, companies, non-profits and other practitioners working in early childhood development. Site visits & video calls include: -Sesame Workshop | 芝麻街 (Shanghai) - Yifu Community Center | 一夫, 天通苑 (Beijing) -Vibrant Communities (Beijing) -Better Kids (UK)
Evening Community Dinner Dinner and community building

Day 3

Time Session Details
9:30am-5:30pm Workshops: Systems Practice Use Systems Practice to identify gaps, levers, opportunities and strategize for the future.

Day 4

Time Session Details
9:30pm-11:30pm Systems Practice Workshop Use mapping tools to understand different feedback loops in the system.
1-3pm Project Worktime Participants prepare to share Impact Gap Canvas with Sany Foundation representatives in groups.
3-5pm Lean Business Canvas Explore business models of the partner social organizations using Lean Business Canvas. Guest Speaker: Elsie Tsui, CUHK Center for Social Entrepreneurship

Day 5

Time Session Details
9-11am Measuring Impact Workshop Workshop to develop Theory of Change and outcome indicators for partner organizations.
1-3pm Impact Gap Canvas Presentation Groups present the Impact Gap Canvas findings to panel of judges & Sany Foundation representatives.
3:30pm-5pm Grantmakers’ Panel Discussion: Effective Changemaking Sany Foundation and Ford Foundation representatives engage in a dialogue around concepts core to PIM’s model, including systems thinking, collective grantmaking, and effective philanthropy.

Day 6

Time Session Details
All Day Millennial Impact Social Innovation Summit Public summit featuring leaders in philanthropy and social innovation including Jet Li, One Foundation; Xu Yongguang, Narada Foundation; Howard Li, Forbes, and more. Co-Hosted by PIM, Yiqiao, & Yale Center Beijing

Day 7

Time Session Details
9:30am-3pm Investment Deliberations Participant-led grantmaking deliberations & final decision-making on how to invest 20,000 USD.
3:30-5pm Reflection & Personal Next Steps Participants share their reflection and personal next steps with the group.
5:30pm-7:30pm Closing Ceremony Celebration with winning organization