According to the Beijing Olympic organizers, within 50 hours of the first call for Olympic volunteers, more than 43,000 people in Beijing had registered. Since that time, over 400,000 have applied to be Beijing Olympic volunteers. These applicants include all sorts of people, ranging from ordinary college students to actors and pop stars. Everybody should work to welcome the millions of guests from overseas who will come to China,” says Chinese actor and Olympic volunteer, Pu Cunxin. “I will do my part to serve the needs of the Olympics.” Before and during the Games, about 100,000 of the applicants was get to for the Summer Games and 30,000 for the Paralympics.