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This collection of pictures is not supposed to show all of our activities, but to give an idea of the diversity of actions we take to inform people and raise money for our projects. We are happy about new ideas and help with activities, so feel free to contact us!

This page has been discontinued in 2014 - instead we post pictures on Twitter and Facebook. If you like online shopping use the chance to benefit our work with Boost - simple and effective!


1. December 2013: World Aids Day - diligent helpers collected more than 1.000 Euros on this day of remembering those who have died, and those who can and must still be supported.

Collection on World Aids Day


August 2013: Thanks to many donors and helpers we earned 750 Euro for the project at a fleamarket in Cologne.

AWH beim Flohmarkt am Uni-Center Köln


July 2013: Zumba Dance Action for Solidarity - together with several other initiatives we danced in front of the Cologne Cathedral and inspired many passers-by to join us. 

Watch the movie on our Youtube Channel  ->www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YlIU9HHr6Q (Claus Deuerling and Britta Hupfeld)

Nacht der Solidarität 2013 - Zumba-Team der AIDS-Waisenhilfe China e.V.


July 2013: 340 Euro earned with the third Cake Sale of the year :-)



June 2013: Britta and Anna have visited our partner organization and many children.  Their report is available here ->Projekte (German).

Projektreise Fuyang Juni 2013


Invitation to our annual meeting on 7. May 2013

->the Invitation (pdf) (German)

->Annual report 2012 (pdf) (German)



April 2013: Second Cake Sale of the year brings another 300 Euro. Big thanks to everyone.



February 2013: Andrea has visited one of the schools and activity centers close to Fuyang.

Kinderzentrum Schule Kinder und Andrea


January 2013: Thanks to many bakers and helpers we sold cakes for 330 Euro.



Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone. Read more on our work in 2012 in the annual letter of our board (German)  ->Downloads.


December 2012: We collected more than 1.200 Euro for the orphans - thanks to all helpers!!!



November 2012: Lecture on HiV/Aids in China - Uni Frankfurt

September 2012: We present AIDS-Waisenhilfe at a China fair in Cologne

Aids-Waisenhilfe China auf dem NRW China-Fest 2012


Septbember 2012: Feng Lu visited our project and reports on it (German) ->Projektreise September 2012


September 2012: We have registered AIDS-Waisenhilfe at Boost - use your shopping to help us generate income!

 www.boost-project.com/de/shops?charity_id=753&tag=bl .

Logo of Boost Project


August 2012: Art for Solidarity with photographs and movie - this is also the start of our own Youtube Channel

Pictures ->Presserubrik

Film on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/aidswaisenchina?feature=results_main

Nacht der Solidarität vor Kölner Dom Britta Hupfeld AIDS-Waisenhilfe China e.V. Aids-Waisenhilfe China e.V. Youtube Channel


 June 2012: Smartmob for Night of Solidarity - Human Aids Ribbon

Nacht der Solidarität

Newspaper article (German): www.ksta.de/innenstadt/aktion-gegen-missstaende-bei-aids-bekaempfung,15187556,16518094.html  

Smartmob zur Nacht der Solidarität 2012


 June 2012: Selling Cakes and waffles brings 434 Euro.

Kuchenverkauf am OAS

3. Mai - 3. Juni: Europa trifft China

May 2012: New Board: Britta Hupfeld, Jonas Keller, Verena Thelen, Stefan Winkelmann.

Neuer Vorstand 2012

October 2011: With donated valuables we organize a sale at one of Colognes big and fancy flea markets and earn 650 Euro.

Flea market


June 2011: As always the sale of cake, sandwiches and waffles is a big success.

Cake Sale

May 2011: For this year's international Night of Solidarity we organize a smart mob in front of Cologne main station and Cologne Cathedral with more than 50 people lying down in the form of an Aids solidarity ribbon.

Night of Solidarity Cologne Night of Solidarity Flash Mob Night of Solidarity


December 2010: On World Aids Day 15 members and helpers collect more than 1.000 Euro in the streets of Cologne.

World Aids Day


June 2010: Charity Poker tournament with professional tables and dealers (donated by pokerlust), 50 players + guests and a live stream of the football world championship in the "lounge" earns us donations of 850 Euro.

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May 2010: We organized the 7th Night of Solidarity for people living with HIV/Aids together with UNICEF and other Cologne charity organizations on a central place in Cologne with the support of several artists and a donation of 1.000 candles. Roughly 400 passers-by supported us by lighting a candle of hope and donating money.

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May 2010: Students of the East Asia Institute of the University of Cologne organize a "China Charity Party". All proceeds went to our projects.

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April 2010: The new members of the board present themselves after the annual meeting of our charity. From left to right: Bettina von Reden, Stefan Winkelmann, Christine Winkelmann, Bastian Lankeit


October 2009: After a long pause of almost 4 years we had gathered enough stuff to attempt another day at the flea market. We were lucky with the weather and the customers and collected 720 Euro for the project.


September 2009: Bastian Lankeit and Mira Luthe stay at our project villages for four weeks ->read report (German)

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June 2009: Together with UNICEF and two local charities we organized an event in Cologne to support the international 6. Night of Solidarity for People living with HIV/AIDS.1.000 candles were lit on a huge red awareness ribbon at the Rudolfplatz.


February 2009: We present our project at the Chinese New Year festivities of the Association of Chinese Students in Cologne.


January 2009:  Starting into the New Year supporters came together for a charity poker tournament - more than 60 players enjoyed the challenge and professional atmosphere created by our generous sponsors Hold'em Cologne, Pokermania.de, Pokerlust, and Päff. Players and guests donated almost 800 Euro - THANKS


June 2008: Prices worth more than 300 Euro were donated for a raffle at our bi-annual big party at the institute and the students donated freely - a fun activity for all involved and a nice extra sum for our project!


June 2008:  We organize the 5. Night of Solidarity for people living with HIV/AIDS on the Rudolfplatz in Cologne. More than 500 people lit up 1.000 candles of solidarity. The evening was supported by several musicians and bands from Cologne. We took many pictures of the evening, please visit http://www.bettinavonreden.de/nds/2008nds.html to look at them.

April 2008: Gisa Hartmann and Claudia Walther stay at our project for several weeks and research the impact ->read report (German)


March 2008: The Dreikönigsgymnasium of Cologne organizes a poker event and donates all income to us. Members take part and inform the students about our projects. A couple of days later 303 Euros are handed over by the students and the school's head administrator.


December 2007: The four Cologne bands "Jim&Jon", "Kassette", "Radix vs. Raum 16" and "Lux" play a tribute concert for us and earn us some money as well as new supporters and publicity.


June 2007:  We invited the AIDS-Hilfe Köln, UNICEF and CARE to organize together the International Night of Solidarity with people affected by HIV/AIDS in Cologne and informed people about the illness and the plight of our children. 1000 candles were lighted by members of the organizations and passers-by for all who suffer fromHIV/ AIDS.








Every six months we organize a "cake&coffee sale" in the Insitute of East Asian Studies, earning several hundred Euros each time. These pictures are of May 2007.


April 2007: We send 125 teddy-bears to our children with letters telling them about us and our concern for them. Member Vera Lehmann handed the stuffed friends over and earned a favourable report in the local news ->read report


February 2007: Members take part in a protest at the G7 Ministers of Finance Meeting in Essen, Germany and protest against the low development aid in health projects 


October 2006: Project visit on site by AWCH memer Bettina von Reden ->read report


July 2006: Members take part in the Christopher Street Day Cologne to make people aware of the plight of HIV/AIDS affected people


March, June and December 2005: Members organize a charity market stand and earn several hundred Euros each time.


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