Vanthana is selected through his enrollment in our community-based preschool. He has not sufficient food to eat and lacks in proper education. He looked physically and mentally fine at the time of enrollment into the program. He has good hygiene and dresses well. He is well taken care of his mother. Vanthana lives with his parents, grandparents, a sister, and aunt. He is the last child in the family. This family lived in debt because of their business bankruptcy, so they sold their land house to repay the bank. They do not have their own house to live; they live with the grandmother’s house in temporary until they have money to build a house. His father is tractor driver in the community. His mother stays at home to take care of children. His sister is in 6th grade at primary school. His grandparents and aunt grow rice and vegetables. The family lives in a difficult situation, lacking of foods, rice and money to support their children.
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.