The severe numbers in China are staggering: greenhouse gases, farming families without land rights, inadequate social services, and pollution. Social entrepreneurs have been lonely voices for change in a threatening landscape. Now they are finding interest in the Chinese media and new partnerships with the Chinese government. What does the future look like? Will urbanization push these issues to the forefront or the backburner? Many global issues cannot be solved unless China helps lead a global path forward. Should we be hopeful?