Shufu School

 Helping People Help Themselves and Others

Blessing Hands helps Chinese students stay in school and reach their potential. We are seeking sponsors to give child school support for our rural students. Our rural Chinese students are often boarding students. They pay for all their school meals, school books, and extra school fees. Chinese high school students need tuition support also, since free public tuition usually ends at the 9th grade in China.

Our students come from poor rural areas of China's Guangxi,  Yunnan and Guizhou Provinces. They are usually from single
Fumin Primary school
parent homes or live with grandparents because they have absent parents. They are often the "left behind children" of migrant workers. Many are from the minority Buyi, Yao, or Miao people. Blessing Hands also helps poor city students in the city of Manila in the Philippines islands. 

When our students graduate from high school, we look for collegescholarship students
sponsors to give vocational college and university
 to fulfill our students' dreams of escaping poverty. Since we have been sponsoring students through our Blessing Hands charity for over 9 years, we have helped over a hundred students receive higher education. 

water purifier
Blessing Hands also serves rural schools by facilitating water purifiers, paying village health assistants, and giving schools libraries or Chinese books. Blessing Hands so helps primary rural schools receive playground equipment, sports supplies, musical instruments and educational supplies. Medical care is given to our students through dental and eyeglass clinics and direct medical care for students with special needs. 
wheelchair dedication

We have helped communities with gifts of wheelchairs and plan to help Chinese special education schools secure computers. We help volunteers participate in special summer projects such as summer English camps, water purifier teams, and workshops on various themes.  In all our projects, we seek to be a blessing hand to others and encourage our students to be blessing hand volunteers to others. 

Blessing Hands is registered as a United States 501(c)3 public charity with the EIN no. of 20-4794276. Your gifts are tax deductible in the United States. However, Blessing Hands is a Chinese Charity helping students in China. Our USA charity headquarters is in Morehead, Kentucky.

 Our staff members in China are mostly volunteers and all Chinese. Volunteer teachers select students and make sure they get their school support. Betty Cutts, Betty Cuttsour founder and volunteer director, works with a volunteer Board of Directors.

Blessing Hands charity is dedicated to nurturing disadvantaged students by providing access to educational opportunities and international friendships.

Most of our Chinese students live in the Guangxi, Yunnan, and Guizhou Provinces of China. We also help Filipino children in Manila.
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Objectives and Programs

Blessing Hands initiatives are designed to:

  • To watch over our students' educational and physical welfare by removing problems to learning and growth. 
  • Provide safe environments and supports for students to thrive and grow during the formative years of their lives.
  • Help students to hope toward the future and acquire an interest in studies like English that will give them a door into more opportunities.
  • Stimulate students to be givers rather than receivers - passing along blessings to others.
  • Develop altruism and charity in students through volunteer activities.
  • To foster a family atmosphere of caring with their fellow Blessing Hands students and sponsors. 

Programs currently sponsored by Blessing Hands are:

  • Providing school aid to primary students
  • Providing food assistance to middle school students
  • Providing tuition assistance to secondary school students
  • Providing college scholarships
  • Sponsoring pure water projects for schools
  • Encouraging book donations and funding for primary school libraries
  • Sponsoring village health assistants in minority Yao areas where children need vaccinations 
  • Sponsoring special summer projects such as workshops, camps, clinics, and training
  • Providing rural primary schools with school supplies and equipment

Why You Should Support Our Charity?

These are our guiding Principles
  • “Honesty and truth are first.”

We desire integrity in everything done or said, both dealing with others and within the structure of Blessing Hands.

  • “We are one family of mankind and worthy of equal opportunity and care.”

We want our students to feel like they are a family and be willing to view one another as a family helping one another.

  • “Be faithful to commitments.”

We stand by our students and do not remove support lightly.

  • “It is better to give than receive.”

We encourage Blessing Hands students to pass on what they have received, becoming a blessing to others as they have been and are blessed.

  • “People are more important than things."

This principle makes us want to give tuitions rather than build structures.