Field Notes

There Will Be a Better Tomorrow

My name is Xin. I am four years old and have a round face with red cheeks. I was abandoned […]

Raising Hope With Love

I became a Special Needs teacher of Half the Sky in the spring of 2011. The children I face are […]

Half the Sky UK’s Star Ambassador Mary-Jess

British singer Mary-Jess Leaverland, who wowed the guests at Half the Sky UK’s Inaugural Ball last year, recently wowed a […]

My Heartfelt Wish For JingJing

JingJing, who was born with congenital heart disease, was abandoned at 4 months. He was discovered by the police and […]

ZhongXu and His Math Teacher

ZhongXu had made obvious progress in Math study since he started remedial Math course in our program. His score increased […]

Our Happy Winter Melon

Since little DongYu joined our program, he has added a lot of joy and laughter with his liveliness and sweet […]

JiWang’s Change, My Greatest Comfort

I am the foster mother of Changzhou CWI Family Village NO.5 Family. Chang JiWang, who is six years old now, […]

A Brave Girl

When I first met LeLe, I entered the nursery room and saw her sitting on a mat, playing with her […]

Under the Splendid Sunshine

ShunSheng was sent to our program in 2010. He was very afraid of the strange new environment and people when […]

MengXuan (“XuanXuan”)

When MengXuan (“XuanXuan”) sees me come into the infant room, she murmurs “um, um” and raises her hands, asking for […]