Articles by: Robin Munro

From the Family

A Place of Love and Healing

A Place of Love and Healing

At Peace House, Holt’s medical foster home in China, Zoe Thomas finds the nurturing care she needs to recover from cleft lip surgery before traveling home to the U.S. with her adoptive family. 

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Adoptees Today

A Campus Oasis

A Campus Oasis

Four University of Oregon students reflect on the first year of Adoptee Meets World — a college adoptee group founded by Holt staff members and adoptees Steve Kalb and Emily Thornton.

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From the Family

Leap of Faith

Leap of Faith

Single mom Tina Schied discusses the joys of parenting teenage sons and of following her dream to grow her family through adoption.

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From the Family

If You Know Us And Love Us…

If You Know Us And Love Us…

In a blog post for friends and family, adoptive mom Kristin Peddicord answers some of the questions she and her husband, Casey, have received since they arrived home with their daughter. 

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Special Needs Adoption

Because All Children Deserve a Family

Because All Children Deserve a Family

For her seventh grade “Go Make a Difference” project, adoptee Emily Pickett chose an issue close to her heart: advocating for children with special needs.

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Adoption Prep

Fundraising Do’s and Don’ts

Fundraising Do’s and Don’ts

Today, fundraising is a popular way for families to complete their adoption journey and welcome a child into their home. But there are some important things to consider before you jump into the wild world of fundraising.

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Children Who Wait

Children Who Wait

Children Who Wait

These and other children need adoptive families.

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Feature Story

Sixty Years of Adoptee Identity & Experience

Sixty Years of Adoptee Identity & Experience

In the 60 years since Holt began placing children through international adoption, both the adoption process and the services we offer have been influenced by the stories and lives of those who matter most — adoptees. 

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Directions

From the President: The Education Issue

From the President: The Education Issue

A message from Holt’s president and CEO.

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