Thuan 's father , A Lang Huong , born in 1980 while his mum, Le Thi Bia , born in 1979, is a farmer . His family life has to live on his father 's income but unfortunately, his father died of cerebrovascular accident in 2008 and left 2 school age children . The loss of his father robbed the family not only a parent but aslo its main resource income . Up to know , Thuan's mum must manage by herself to bring up his siblings. Although his mum has worked hard all day , her income is very low and unstable about $ 72 USD per month which was not enough to pay for monthly expenses about $ 180 USD . His family now meet with serious difficulties because his mother couldn't afford to raise her young kids . Knowing that her son,Thuan, would have no future in the family situation and not wanting him to be illiterate , Thuan's mum applied for Thuan to enroll at the VOH. She was accepted on August 5 , 2013. She hopes Thuan will have a good living environment amongst with similar circumstances and a bright future.