Sokhea was introduced into our program by the officer of Commune Committee for Women and Children (CCWC) and village chief because his family is one of the poor families in the communities. His ear can hear well and his eye can see clearly. Sokhea lives with his parents, a grandfather, an older brother, two older sisters, and a younger brother. He is 4th child in the family. This family lives in a small house 4x5 meter made of zinc rusty. The family is very poor and her parents don’t have a stable job to do. They have only 20m of land for growing rice especially during their growing rice they need to pay enough moneys. His father grows rice and raises some chicken. His mother sells cake, and earns USD 6 a day, but it is not regular; she carries with heart disease, so she needs to take medicines every day. His grandfather is old; he has blood pressure. His older brother is hired to weld metal, and earns USD 100 a month. His three siblings are students.
FAQs About Sponsoring a Child
When you sponsor a child through Holt, your monthly gifts help provide everything a child needs to reach their potential in life — from food, shelter and education to the nurturing care of a devoted family or caregiver.
Over time, you may also build a relationship with your sponsored child by corresponding through our Holt Sponsor Center. Children may send letters or artwork to share about their lives and express their gratitude. Here are letters two children wrote for their sponsors in the U.S.
Thank you so much for your sponsorship! I’m in tears and get so emotional when I receive the funding from you. I’m so grateful that you picked me and have trust in me. You have been a true inspiration to me. I must keep on doing my best at school, and you will be my motivation when I face challenges. I will stay focused on my studies, and create my own bright future. I want to walk out of the mountain, and explore the world. Best wishes for you.
I am Lima is extremely excited that I was enrolled into Education Supporting Program of Holt. I always receive study materials and pocket money that I could be spend on my extra study fee. In my life, I have many purpose not only good job but I want to be a good daughter, good student and good citizen in society as well. I am thankful to Holt organization which supports me these materials especially, staffs, who ride the motor arrive village to provide materials and also interviews about health or study as so on. In the finally, I would like to share the future dream that I want to become a doctor or flight attendant.