In Asia, there is a fruit that is known as either the “King of Fruit” or stinky fruit. The real name is Durian. It is known throughout not only Asia but around the world for it’s pungent aroma and taste. Some people think it smells like sweaty shoes while other people…
Geno is a 13 year old boy at Agape Life House in China. Geno is a smart, funny, talented and genuinely great kid. He came to Agape House about 5 years ago because he has brittle bone disease. On December 31st of this year, Geno will age out of the adoption system here in China. Despite the odds, Geno still dreams of having a family of his own.
Gabriel is an amazing young man, but he has one problem. In China, orphans have until their 14th birthday to be adopted. Gabriel’s time is ticking down. As making this post, he only has 9 months and 9 days until his birthday.
Want to help advocate for orphans and possibly win a $25 Amazon gift card? Enter my contest below! This coming year, I will be making weekly videos about the orphans at Shepherd’s Field Children’s Village, an orphanage for special-needs orphans outside of Beijing, China. My goal is to help you get to know the kids and hopefully find them forever families.
Today, the orphans from Shepherd’s Field went on a field trip to Wall Street English in Beijing—one of the premiere English institutes in China. The staff had prepared a variety of crafts for the kids, and you could tell everyone had a great time with them—including the adults!