Archive for May, 2017

Directions

From the President

From the President

A message from Holt’s president and CEO. 

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Insights

Around the Globe

Around the Globe

New Holt Sponsorship Initiatives & Country Program Updates

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Issue Focus

A Place Where No Child Should Ever Be

A Place Where No Child Should Ever Be

Outside Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia is a place no one should call home. It is the city’s largest garbage dump, where hundreds of families reside, making a living from the refuse. 

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Story Behind the Photo

Story Behind the Photo

Story Behind the Photo

We met Veronica on a trip to Uganda in June 2016. She lives in a rural village about 35 km outside of Kampala, where Holt sponsors and donors support 150 children and their families.

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Orphan Care

Five Ways You Help Orphans

Five Ways You Help Orphans

In many countries, children living in orphanages can’t be sponsored — mainly due to laws in their country. But through donor support, people like you still help these children receive the care they need. 

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Going Above & Beyond

Maddy’s Heart

Maddy’s Heart

With creativity and smart business sense, one 8-year-old girl in Indiana goes above and beyond for her family’s sponsored child.

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Why I Sponsor

Why I’m a Holt Sponsor

Why I’m a Holt Sponsor

Holt sponsors share what inspired them to sponsor a child.

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Feature Story

Caught Between Childhood and Adulthood, Shuang Faces Her Last Chance

Caught Between Childhood and Adulthood, Shuang Faces Her Last Chance

Fourteen-year-old Shuang doesn’t have time for fun anymore. There are too many chores and, as a 9th grader, this is a critical school year. There is only time to study.

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Day in the Life

In China, Many Children Call a Cave Home

In China, Many Children Call a Cave Home

A day in the life of two sponsored children and their families in China’s rural Yuncheng province.

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