300km Bike Ride for Charity

All in the name of a good cause, fourteen intrepid members of the Peddlers Cycling Club are embarking on a 300km bicycle ride to raise money for charity Heart to Heart Shanghai. I caught up with Jenni Reah, one of the cyclists riding for charity, to learn more about the ride and how the team … Continued

Pizza for Charity 2021 – Doing Our Part to Help A Heart

Eating pizza for charity sounds too good to be true, right? Well, for the month of September, order a pizza and you’ll be contributing towards the cost of a child’s lifesaving heart surgery. Shanghai Mamas is proud to be a community partner for the Sherpa’s x Heart to Heart Pizza For Charity event. The money … Continued

Volunteer With Stepping Stones to Teach English to Migrant Children

Do you… Speak English fluently and confidently? Enjoy interacting with children? Want to improve the education and general welfare of disadvantaged children?     English is one of the three core subjects in the Chinese school curriculum and one of the biggest differentiators between urban and rural children. Stepping Stones is recruiting enthusiastic volunteers to join its English … Continued

Book lovers leaving Shanghai? Leave your books with Shanghai Mamas!

Leaving Shanghai and need to lighten the shipment home? Leave your pre-loved books with us for future book lovers, young and adult, to enjoy. Shanghai Mamas has previously hosted two successful book swaps and will host a third this October. We invite anyone departing Shanghai to contribute books for future book swappers to enjoy by … Continued

More Than Aware Family Run Recap

Last weekend our Shanghai Mamas community came together for the 10th annual More Than Aware (MTA) family run. Over 60 of us ran/walked on a glorious day in Century Park to support this amazing organisation. More Than Aware is a healthy lifestyle support group that empowers women to be proactive in the prevention and recovery … Continued