His mother has mental illness, a second-degree disability. She needs long-term medication to maintain her health. The government subsidizes 70-80 yuan per month because of her disability. Baohui has an older sister who needs 400 yuan a month to live. His father works and earns 3000 RMB/month. The family of four relies on the father's income and a meager disability allowance to make a living.
He is healthy mentally and physically.
Bao Hui Wang was introduced to Holt by his school. His family is in a difficult situation and couldn't support his daily expenses and tuition.