Jenny Bowen, Half the Sky Foundation, on International Adoption

September 3, 2014

“Former Hollywood screenwriter Jenny Bowen was moved to adopt two orphaned Chinese girls after she and her husband learned about the widespread abandonment and neglect of children in China, many of them girls. Bowen went on to found the Half the Sky Foundation, which has trained 12,000 teachers and nannies in 27 Chinese provinces to care for the orphans.”

Watch the Religion and Ethics Newsweekly video report (around nine minutes long) or read the transcript here.

posted by Marg Herder

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