The baby’s grandmother contacted HSF by herself, she learned about it through the internet.The baby’s mother is 17 years old and is the 3rd child of the grandmother. She was in a relationship with her boyfriend until she was pregnant. After the pregnancy, the child’s father ended the relationship with her and lost his contact. When the child was born, the grandmother had to quit her job to take care of her grandchild. All of them live together in the house of the baby’s grandfather who works as a daily laborer and earns 400-450 THB daily but he does not have work every day. This limited income is not sufficient to cover the family’s expenses but other relatives who live in the same household sometimes provide them the financial assistance.
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.