Archive for month: August, 2008
Charity’s circle of self-help opens more doors for HIV/Aids victims (2008/08/27 SCMP) Five years ago, Anhui native Mei-mei gave up all hope of enrolling at a university after her mother was diagnosed with Aids, contracted from selling her blood, and would need costly medical treatment. Now at 23, a graduate with […]
Students who grew up in shadow of AIDS offer lesson to youngsters (2008/08/27 The Standard) The smiles were warm, stories heartwarming, and laughter spontaneous, but the subject was deadly serious – AIDS. Five mainland university students yesterday told a group of local children from single parent families what it felt like to grow […]
Day of orphan out (2008/08/25 Shanghai Daily) Children whose parents have died from AIDS learn to make pizza at Xintiandi yesterday. Twenty-two orphans from Anhui Province are on a camp, sponsored by the Chi Heng Foundation.