Immediate Needs Fund for 3 Children

Update 5/25/2022: 100% of these funds have been donated. Thank you to 2,600+ donations raising over $150,000 to support and stabilize the three children of Zhiwen Yan. See here.  This fundraiser is closed. Thank you for supporting these three children. 

Yi Andy Chen, the Queens Executive Director of Coalition of Asian Americans for Civil Rights who is also fluent in Mandarin, has volunteered to assist Eva, Zhiwen Yan’s widow, with a second GOFundMe directly for her. His fundraiser is solid and coordinated well with the first one. Please make future donations to this second fundraiser

Thank you to everyone who donated. This GoFundMe charity fundraiser is guaranteed to be tax-deductible. Donors will receive tax receipts automatically from Gofundme charity partner, PayPal. 


  • Peter deMatteo
    • $5 
    • 2 yrs
  • Anonymous
    • $25 
    • 2 yrs
  • Dave Chan
    • $88 
    • 2 yrs
  • Ajatshatru Pathak
    • $50 
    • 2 yrs
  • Donna Hartz
    • $10 
    • 2 yrs


Frances Kweller
Forest Hills, NY
First in Family Fund Inc
Registered nonprofit
Donations are typically 100% tax deductible in the US.

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