Tim’s father died in a car accident, and his mother ran away when he was 4. He went to live with his grandparents, and has no memory of his parents. Children at his old school called him an orphan, but he did not understand what that meant. In the short time he has been at our school he has already made a few friends. He hopes to study English and learn to play basketball. He says this place is wonderful, and that he will try his best to be worthy of this great opportunity.