Category Archives: Volunteering Opportunities

Meridian Society gains support of National Lottery to commemorate the Chinese Labour Corps

Our congratulations to the Meridian Society on securing funding for a Chinese Labour Corps commemoration project. Their press release is given below. The Meridian Society has been awarded a grant of £99,700 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) towards a commemoration project of the contribution made to WW1 by the Chinese Labour Corps (CLC). Chinese …

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Seeking Chinese language transcribing volunteers

We are seeking volunteers to assist with transcribing Chinese text from a scanned document and producing it as a word document. Although perfectly legible, the text is not suitable for OCR scanning. For further information please contact using our Contact Form.

Write an article for the Campaign website.

We would welcome the submission of articles for publication on this site. We are happy to give full credit to authors, whether they be individuals or organisations. If you have an idea for an article, please let us know by using our Contact Form. Please note. 1. Articles can be on any subject as long …

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Volunteer Chinese Social Media Facilitator

We are looking for a volunteer(s) to maximise our exposure on Chinese social media. This will include the establishment of Campaign accounts on China-friendly platforms. This role requires that you be literate in Chinese and with basic IT skills. For further details, please get in touch via our Contact Form.

Seeking Volunteers for a Collaborative Translation Project.

我们正在寻找致力于合作翻译项目的志愿者. We are seeking volunteers who are able to read Chinese and to translate into English. Both native English or native Chinese speakers are welcome with the aim of participating in an exciting collaborative translation project, taking an original historical Chinese text which has not, to date, been translated into English. Please contact us using …

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Volunteer BSL Signer

We understand how language can often be a barrier to access, which is why we made our website available in four languages. Our main video is available in five languages (English, French, Dutch, Mandarin and Cantonese). Nonetheless, we are conscious that we have more to do and are committed to making our video accessible to …

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Book Reviewers

We are looking to offer a range of volunteering opportunities. We have a number of books for which we would like independent reviews. Example titles include: V.K. Wellington Koo and the Emergence of Modern China Stephen G. Craft No Labour, No Battle: Military Labour during the First World War John Starling China’s Great Convulsion 1894-1924 …

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