|Name of school||Baojiacha primary school|
|Address||Baojiacha village, Weiyang town, Longxi county, Dingxi city, Gansu province|
|Number of students||43|
|Grade||1 ~ 6|
|Name of teacher||Mr. Wang Wenping|
|Award||2018 Mayun (Jack Ma) Rural Teacher Award|
|Donation needed||Stationery set|
|Estimated cost||RMB3,225 (Equivalent to US$467)|
Longxi county it is one of the most poverty-stricken areas in China,90 % students in Baojiacha primary school are children live with grand parents, their parents come back to home once a year, most of students live with grand parents are lack of stationery.
About Mr. Wang Wenping
Mr. Wang was born in 1986, he started to work as teacher in 2010, he not only teaches, but also cooks lunch for those students can not go back to home to have lunch, he set up social media group with students' parents who are working out side, to keep close contact, Mr. Wang spends more time with some students than their parents.
About Rural Teacher Award
The Jack Ma Foundation (the Foundation), established by Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma in late 2014 to help improve education, the environment, public health and support people development in the nonprofit sector, last night awarded the Foundation’s inaugural annual teacher’s grants of 10 million yuan (US$1.57 million) to one hundred rural teachers in China at an award ceremony in Sanya, Hainan.
The grants are the first annual award under the Jack Ma Rural Teacher Plan, launched in September 2015 by the Foundation to support rural education in China. One hundred rural teachers from western China selected by the Foundation were awarded 100,000 yuan each to help benefit rural schools and students, and to support the improvement of rural education in China.
About Jack Ma Foundation
Jack Ma Foundation is a charitable organization that was established in 2014 by Jack Ma, Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group, with the aim to promote human development in harmony with both society and the environment. The Foundation’s mission is to work toward a world with bluer skies, cleaner water, healthier communities and more open thinking. It focuses on Education, Environment, Public Health and People Development in the Nonprofit sector, with a view to fostering an innovative and sustainable model for a better world.