Field Notes

HanXiao, Happy and Courageous Girl

Han Xiao is almost two and a half years old. She is suffering from congenital blood without hematopoiesis function. She […]

The Safest Place in the World

When one-month-old DongLi came from the JiuJiang Welfare Institution to the China Care Home, she was immediately taken to the […]

Touching the Bottom of Each Child’s Heart

At one time, I thought the idea that you could turn into a butterfly was only a fairy tale. Six […]

MengWei (“WeiWei”)

When I first met WeiWei, she was lying in her crib. When I called her name, she looked around and […]

Cold Hands and Warm Hearts

It seems strange to say that seeing cold hands brought me joy. But this winter, the sight of two boys’ […]

Step By Step

My name is Chen JianYing, 7 years old and I grow up in Chenzhou Welfare Institution. When I was very […]

Tang Jie, Our Little Star

It was June of 2011, Children at school were studying hard for the final exam. Three directors from Chongqing Children’s […]

Even the Apples That Night Tasted Sweeter

When 7-year-old YanYan joined our family two-and-a-half years ago, she was completely unresponsive to us. Although she showed interest in […]

I Will Keep on Walking

I have a round face, with pink-and-white cheeks and a pair of clear big limpid eyes. I am Qin YaJie. […]

XiaoMei

XiaoMei is a one year and three months old girl from Baotou welfare institution. She was born with anal atresia […]