One of our prime goals is to have our students be a Blessing Hand to others. This page is devoted to their creations including everything from movies, paintings, and photos to their accounts of volunteer service.
The Experience of a Volunteer
life during the first semester of my sophomore year in Guangxi Teachers
College was quite colorful. I've gained a lot of experiences in my
personal life and achieved great success on my courses through my hard
Under the leadership of the Departmental Student
Association, we went to the Fensi Elementary School in a small town
called ShiKa to practice the activity of "Serving the countryside". The
town was located in a mountainous rural area. We packed all our
necessities with great excitement and arrived at the destination
finally by bus.
came to realize how simple the classrooms are and how eager the kids
want to learn. All this made us more determined to bring them hope for
tomorrow. We also received a warm welcome from the school's teachers.
We not only taught kids knowledge from the textbooks, but also played
with them. We sang and danced for them on our first day there, and then
played games with them and taught them new songs. We helped them during
their night time studies. We taught them math, Chinese and the English
language word by word. Unlike some spoiled kids in cities, these kids
paid great attention to what we taught. Although their life in the
rural area was quite harsh, the kid's desire to learn was very strong.
They reminded me of my childhood and brought back the feelings I had
when I was in elementary school. We were so close that I felt I was a
part of them.
had a great time and learned a lot during our stay. I was reluctant to
leave. Although the life there was a little harsh, I enjoyed it and
gained a lot experiences. When the time finally came, and we had to say
goodbye, we sang together with tears in our eyes. They asked, "When
will you be back?" We replied "We will be back. Please study hard and
get good scores!". We hugged and waved good-bye finally. It
was full of good memories and joyful laughter inside the bus on the way home.
Video - Bamboo's Story Bamboo, one of our college scholarship students, made this video as a service to Blessing Hands to get our story out.