She is totally correct in her impression, and the reason this is so, is because she was divinely impulsed with this knowing. So, she was encouraged to do this in the beginning, and then in taking the recommendation to heart and implementing it, she was given encouragement all along the way that a benefit was accruing. And she acted on this impulse to keep going with her program.
This has been instrumental in allowing the child to survive. And without this help from her, she would not have lived to her current age. Much of the improvement that has happened in the growth has resulted from the nutritional foundation supplied via these prayerful outreaches. This is a testament to the power of human consciousness, to benefit another through a loving impulse. This is a premier example of the power of love within the human heart to create miracles, especially when there is a divine partnership underway, as is true here.