Chinese actor Huang Xiaoming promises to heal girl with rotting feet

30 October 2012 / 3 years 12 months ago

Source: The New PaperChinese actor Huang Xiaoming, 34, was in south-western Guizhou recently as part of a charity initiative with Tencent Foundation, set up by an Internet company, to benefit underprivileged children in China.While there, he heard about the plight of a 12-year-old girl who's been shouldering the family's financial burden because her parents are disabled.The girl, who didn't have shoes, could not afford to see a doctor after her feet started rotting because of poisonous insect bites.Huang promised on the spot: "I'm going to heal her feet, no matter the cost."The charity has given out about 1,000 gift bags containing 10 different sports equipment worth 1 million yuan ($195,000).

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