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Chen Shu Chu

Vegetable Vendor Named Winner Of Asia's Nobel Prize

Reuters | Posted 09.24.2012 | World

MANILA (Reuters) - A Taiwanese vegetable vendor, who has personally given away over 7 million Taiwanese dollars ($231,800) to several charities for ch...

Chen Shu-chu, Taiwanese Vegetable Seller, Inspires Others With Generous Donations To Charity

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Over her lifetime, Chen Shu-chu, a Taiwanese woman who makes a modest living selling vegetables, has donated over NT$10 million to charity (the equiva...

Changing Lives: A Market Woman's Dream

Jane Wales | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jane Wales

Perhaps the powerful story that came out of Time Magazine's list of the world's most influential people is that of Chen Shu-chu, a market woman from Taiwan, who saves her meager salary to support orphans and to build a library in her school.