The Municipality if Tapae referred Thanatip's family to HSF because the poor family has cared for 4 children studying in school. The family earned uncertain income and did not take good care of the children, especially on their hygiene. When Thanatip became in our care, he gained weight lower than standard. His hygiene was not clean. Thanatip stays with his father, mother, maternal grandmother, 2 older half-sisters and an older half-brother. The boy's father is the mother's 3rd husband. He is a daily worker such as working at a construction site or in a fishing boat, etc. The mother sells sweets she makes such as crepes and fried sandwiches, etc. She rides a motorcycle with sidecar bike to sell the desserts in communities. The parents earn uncertain income and they have a conflict sometimes. The children do not receive proper care on hygiene and nutrition.
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.