We’re poring over the incredible quotes and stories you’ve shared with us on the post-event form report and contacting some of you about posting them here. In this new series, “H-P Story of the Day,” we’ll be sharing a quote, story and sometimes a photo from 2011 Help-Portrait events around the world. Let us know what you think in the comments below!

Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

Serge Yurovsky (pictured in blue above giving instructions to the photo/editing team in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China) reports that 81 volunteers and 18 photographers gave more than 200 photos at their event. One of their favorites was a 94-year-old lady who loved having her photo taken. “It was a blessing for us and for the community we served,” Serge says.