The Jingjieniao Home is in Xi’an, Shan’xi province. It provides services for the mentally handicapped from poverty-stricken families. The organization is dedicated to improving their spirit and living standards and advocating for every disabled individual to have adequate access to social resources.
On May 30, the Northwest Special Children Games was held in Xi'an Institute of Physical Education. Students from the Jingjieniao Home were invited to participate in the Games
In the Games, with the help from volunteers, our children had very successful performance. Everyone were engaged in the games and acted standard. Throughout the games, all the children were excellent. Under the children's hard work, the team of Jingjieniao Home achieved the eighth place at the team event and won the Sportsmanship Award.
At the closing ceremony of the games, the team of green leaves volunteer brought a surprise to the children of the Jingjieniao Home:
Threw a surprising birthday party for our student-Xiaoyi Liu. All athletes and volunteers sang the birthday song out loud to send him best wishes. Our children danced happily as their thanks to the organizers of the games and all volunteers.
Original article written by Zhaohao Feng, translated and edited by Yanyan Zhang
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