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Shain is a sweet, kind and smart boy who loves to play and be active! At 10 years old, he needs a loving, permanent family to give him the support he needs to thrive. When he was younger, Shain had mild anemia and physical delays. But he was persistent, and at age 5, his physical …

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As five decades of brutal war come to an end in Colombia, families have begun to heal from the violence and crime that ravaged their communities. And now, with the support of sponsors, many have begun to create a happier, more hopeful future for their children. Yalena peaks out the side of her princess castle …

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A photo essay about the impact Holt sponsors and donors have created in the lives of children and families living in one coastal community in Thailand.  Thick, sticky mud swallows your shoes as you approach the shoreline, where about five wooden boats dock in southern Thailand. After school, the kids of this community toss their …

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Read news and updates from Holt’s spring/summer 2019 child sponsorship magazine, including photos from sponsor-supported International Day of the Child celebrations, before and after photos of children in sponsorship, sponsor testimonials and more! Making a Difference When you sponsor, you completely transform your sponsored child’s life. Sponsors bring hope, joy and opportunities to children and …

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Holt Adoptee Camp is going to be SO much fun, and we’re excited to introduce you to our amazing counselors! If you’re going to camp this summer, get to know your counselors a bit ahead of time and get excited about meeting them soon! More than anything, they’re looking forward to meeting YOU!  Sara Hi everyone! I’m …

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Tabbatha is a gentle, affectionate and playful 9-year-old. She loves to read picture books, play with blocks and do arts and crafts! She is also known to be a helper in the classroom. When she was younger, Tabbatha had a repaired cleft lip and palate. She still has a speech delay, and she can only …

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  Molly Holt, daughter of Holt founders Harry and Bertha Holt, passed away early in the morning on May 17, 2019 in Ilsan, Korea. She was 83 years old.  In South Korea, Molly was known by many names, from the Mother Teresa of Korea to the Mother of all Korea’s Orphans. Although she devoted her …

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At almost 1 and a half years old, Ollie loves to laugh and play with toys! His favorite thing to do is play with blocks, but he also enjoys babbling when he’s around others. Ollie came into care a month after he was born. He has a medical history that still needs to be monitored …

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A blog entry from Joah Mershon, a Holt adoptee currently traveling on a Holt heritage tour of Korea.   Today, we went to Holt and conducted my roots search. Prior to the search, I was already aware that it may not produce any new results. The usual feelings of indifference, disconnection, confusion, fear, sadness and …

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At 5 years old, Denise is a sweet and bubbly girl who loves to play games and dance! She also enjoys building with blocks and playing with toys that produce sound. She needs a loving, permanent family that will give her the love and care she deserves. Denise has a high white blood cell count, …

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