As the spring season has arrived in China, our children are entering into a critical time for their schoolwork.Unlike in the US, those students finishing the 9th grade must pass a difficult test in China to be accepted into high school. Likewise, at the end of their 12th year of study, each student will take the GaoKao (test is similar to the SAT or ACT in the US) – this evaluates how well … [Read more...]
China - Agape Asia Foundation
Agape Asia currently supports five orphanages in China. Each orphanage is able to provide basic care services for just $35 per month or just three dollars ($3) a day per child.
Medical Update Wanhuan WangWanhuan Wang continues to recover following her open heart surgery this past Friday at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. She was moved from ICU to regular patient room and stated eating some solid food for the first time yesterday. She will hopefully be discharged from the hospital this weekend. It is likely that she will go back to China around April 15. … [Read more...]
A couple months ago, we shared with you all about the need at our Jackson Family Care Center in Zigong to install a new fire safety system.Check out the photos below of the work progress at JFCC.Thanks to the special donations from several of our kind supporters, we have been able to start the project and are quickly nearing completion. We hope to complete the work by the end … [Read more...]
In late 2010, one of our workers in China found Hu Peng, a young girl abandoned by her parents and living with her grandfather. She came to live in the Refuge of Grace Christian Care Center in early 2011. Today she is 18-years-old and a senior in high school.Her background was heartbreaking – her father died when she was only five and her mother left the family to remarry and start another … [Read more...]
Medical Update Ou MengjieOu Mengjie is a six-month-old boy from Gansu, China, who was born with both Atrial Septal Defect and Ventricular Septal Defect. His family could not afford the surgery needed to repair his heart, so thanks to our generous donors we were able to pay for his surgery at a Xi'an hospital on February 20.He is now recovering at home and growing stronger each … [Read more...]