The local authority referred the case to Holt's office for help. Since February 2023, Thien An (7) and Nhu Y (10) have been experiencing nutritional deficiencies and lack of study materials due to a significant decrease in income from the grandmother, Mrs Lieu'sjob of planting and selling sprouts, caused by the hot weather. She is the primary breadwinner in the family since the father, Mr. Phuong (32), is suffering from kidney failure and has been undergoing dialysis at the General hospital since 2019. The mother, Mrs. Nhu (29), suffers from severe depression and has been receiving monthly treatment at the Mental Hospital since 2020.Holt's assistance will help the grandmother generate a better income and help the mother with labor therapy by joining the business of selling vegetables with her in-law. Holt also helps the children better well prepare for the new school year. The main goal for this case is to adequately provide their children with basic needs.
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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.