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The Motherland

The Motherland

An excerpt from Holt adoptee Kim Fenneman’s recently published collection of stories, Corn-fed with Rice on the Side.

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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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Finding Peace in Hunan

Finding Peace in Hunan

During Holt’s 2013 heritage tour of China, adoptee Grace Fogland blogged about her experiences — including visits to her orphanage and finding site in Changde, Hunan. 

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Seventeen years after they arrived in the U.S., the girls and their mothers reunite at Kathryn’s home in Minnesota. From left, Annie and Kay Detweiler, Sarah and Janelle Lutjens, and Kathryn Kaiser with her mom, Sheryl.

Coming Full Circle

Three Korean adoptees reunite for the first time since they came home to their adoptive families in the U.S.

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Blessed To Belong

Blessed To Belong

Recent high school graduate Liana DiCredico shares about her experience growing up adopted, and as one of the first Holt adoptees from China.

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The Woman Who Blessed a Thousand Children

The Woman Who Blessed a Thousand Children

Before he joined his adoptive family in the U.S., Holt adoptee Jordan Love stayed  for a time in Molly Holt’s care at the Ilsan Center in Korea – a time for which he will always be grateful.

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The Woman Who Serves in Faith

The Woman Who Serves in Faith

Holt adoptee and former Holt board member Steven Stirling reflects on Molly Holt’s many years of service to children. Steven lived at the Ilsan Center in Korea before he was adopted in 1966, at the age of 11.

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A “Love” Story

A “Love” Story

How a “special needs” adoptee turns his labels into opportunities

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Michelle Li in Korea with Molly Holt, Holt-Korea Director and daughter to Holt founders Harry and Bertha Holt

What’s Stopping You from Being Super?

Ramblings from a “super adoptee”

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