Archive for November, 2013

Feature Story

A Place of Hope & Promise

A Place of Hope & Promise

Whether it is two communities partnering to build a life-saving hospital, sponsors and parents joining forces to educate children with special needs, or a family welcoming home their newest edition, Holt International and the people of Shinshicho, Ethiopia have come together for one cause: to give children a brighter, more […]

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Dear Readers

Shannon and Jeff say even through their adoption process was tricky, the transition home has been relatively easy. Kettie is giggly and happy. She gained five pounds in her first seven weeks home.

Dear Readers

A message to our readers from Holt’s managing editor.

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Directions

From the President: A Message of Hope, A Gift of Love

From the President: A Message of Hope, A Gift of Love

A holiday message from Holt’s president and CEO.

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Children Who Give

Jake and Chloe with their parents, Brian and Christine.

Score One for Holt

As part of a service learning project at his school, Holt adoptee Jake Schunke uses his love of hockey to raise funds for orphaned and abandoned children in Korea.

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From the Field

When Prim attends school, her mother lovingly cares for Bell.

Like an Extended Family

Holt’s long-time partner in Thailand helps single mothers succeed for their children.

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From the Family

From left: Eli, 10, and Lucas, 11, in fall 2010 — a year after coming home.

The Language of Love

Older brothers Lucas and Eli faced many challenges coming home — from learning a new language, to blending with their new siblings, to finding their individual places within their new family. But no matter the difficulties, they soon discover that in this family, they will forever belong.

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Adoptees Today

Natalie with her birth mother and sister in San Francisco.

Meeting My Birth Family

Before traveling on Holt’s heritage tour of Korea, adoptee Natalie Anderson initiated a search for her birth family. Five months later, she reunites with a family who has long awaited meeting her.

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Post Adoption

Anandi in her favorite pink cowboy boots

Bringer of Joy

While the Marran family teaches their daughter Anandi about appropriate boundaries, she teaches them about unbridled joy.

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Holt Happenings

Holt Happenings

Holt Happenings

Holt In the News, Event Updates and Neighborhood Calendar

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