We found He Qiao when she was 11 years old. Her father had died when she was six and her mother died when she was nine. Her grandparents were caring for her, but they were not able to provide for her.Qiao has been in our foster care program now for 11 years. Over the years, her reports told us more about this sweet young girl who has matured into a young lady. In middle school, she was in … [Read more...]
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When we found Li Li in Xian, China, he was not able to attend middle school because he was helping provide income for his family to survive.The son of a mentally ill mother and handicapped father, he was found by one of our workers in 2007. He was making very little money feeding sheep and cutting sticks in the mountains to sell for firewood. He was only 14 years old, but a responsible … [Read more...]
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...]
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...]