Here lists the children that are being sponsored or seeking sponsors.
Parents divorced when he was very young. Mother was subsequently killed in a robbery in 2013. Father work as a truck driver in Jishou. He usually comes back during the Spring festival to see Jin Hui. However, he made an extra trip home during the summer vacation of 2015 to see Jin Hui. Jin Hui is being taken care by his grandparents. Grandfather’s leg swell quite badly and suspected to have diabetes while grandmother is suffering from High Blood pressure.
Mother left home when he was one year old. His father had been working in another city for many years. He came for visit in 2014. He and his grandmother is living at his uncle’s home as they do not have their own house.
Mother left them when he was 5yrs old while his father is currently in prison in Jishou. He is being taken care by his grandmother. Depends on his uncles for financial support.
Father passed away in Sep 2013. Her mother is rather weak physically and as such not able to work. They do not have any source of income. Her young brother also died in 2013 as a result of falling into boiling water. Her uncle works in another city to support them as her mother is co-habiting with him now.
Mother is mentally challenged while one of his father hands had been amputated when he was young because of snake bite. Father keeps goat (about 100) as their source of income while mother works in the farm. He has an older sister (18yrs old) who had married when she was only 16yrs old.
Father passed away in 2001 while her mother had remarried and never come back. She stays in school during the weekdays and goes home for the weekend. Her grandparents are elderly and rather weak. They do not have any source of income except farming in their family farm to support the family. She has a younger brother in Grade 3 in XiWu Elementary School. Her uncle and aunt support her brother and her living expenses.
Father died when he was 10 yrs old. Mother works in ShenZhen and sends money home to support his studies. His oldest sister is working in another city while 2nd sister is doing a diploma course on Train Service Staff in LongShan. He stay in school during the weekdays and goes home for the weekend.
Father died in 2014 due to sickness. He has a younger brother in kindergarten. His mother works in another city to support them. They are staying with their grandfather.
Father died. Mother is working in Guangdong to support him and his younger sister. She comes back once a year to see them. They stay with his grandfather.
Father died of Cerebrovascular Disease in 2009. His mother had remarried but her relationship with her second husband is not very good. She is working in Xiamen but she is not able to send much money back to him because she is suffering from Hyperthyroidism that requires regular medical treatment. He is staying with his grandparents. His grandfather was diagnosed with nose cancer in 2011 and spent a huge sum on his cancer treatment.
His father had been involved in a number of fights and being imprisoned. He was released in May 2013 but has not come home to visit XingLin nor send money home. XingLin and his two younger siblings were born out of wedlock. XingLin and his sister, AnYing’s mother is from Anhui and had left them since 2007. His youngest brother, XiaoLin’s mother is from Fujian. She left them after giving birth to XiaoLin at the age of 17 and has not contacted them since. All of them are staying their grandparents. Both grandparents are on social welfare, getting 300yuan per month from the local government.
Mother drowned in 2011. Father joined an illegal pyramid selling scheme and lost between 60-70k yuan. He is working in another city now but has not come back home to visit Xiang Han. Both grandparents are also sickly. He has a older brother (23yrs old) who is at home taking care of their cows, and a younger brother (4years old).