The mother knew HSF from an internet search and contacted HSF due to her unplanned pregnancy. It was pregnancy at an advanced age, so she didn’t have breast milk. Her family was also facing financial difficulties.The mother is 41 years old and originally from Ang Thong. The father is 41 years old and originally from Ayuthaya. They live together and have 4 children. Kirin is their 5th child. Previously, the father was an employee in an electric wire shop but had to leave his job due to health issues of Hepatitis B and biliary atresia, which forced him to stop working and resulted in a loss of income. The mother sought information and contacted HSF to request powdered milk support.Currently, the mother has sold grilled chicken with sticky rice, starting from 6 am until they are sold out. The sales are conducted using a mobile cart. Now, the father who is in the process of recovering helps in preparing the goods for selling. This small business has become the core family income.
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.