His needs were brought to us in summer of 2020. Little Samuel in Uganda was malnourished and needed urgent medical cared and nutritional intervention. His improvement, in a matter of months, has been miraculous.
Baby Farouk was born to a young mother who is mentally disabled. They are in the care of a "granny" so he can continue to be with his mother. We stepped to provide basic needs because they had nothing. We've provided for their access to a nutrition program at the local hospital and showered them with clothing, diapers,
When we learned these abandoned boys were living alone in a house that was crumbling, we rallied to change their lives. Within six months, a new house has been built including a latrine, kitchen, solar panels, rainwater catch system, and fully furnished. They now have HOPE - and a HOME.
Thanks to partner connections in Uganda, we were able to act quickly to provide a three-month supply of formula for abandoned babies in emergency foster care.
These girls were abandoned and fortunate to be living with their Aunt who has disabilities. We bought her a wheelchair and provided for a new house since theirs was crumbling and unsafe. Within six months, a new house was built including a latrine, kitchen, solar panels, rainwater catch system, and fully furnished.
Food, basic necessities, and a new roof will be provided for this disabled father and his children. Rain caused the roof of their home to cave in, and as a result they have been sleeping in this kitchen area so they can at least stay out of the rain.
Baby Dagu has hydrocephalus and had an emergency procedure to drain fluid from his head. We were also able to provide transport and supply basic needs for the family.
Christine, a teen abandoned as a child in Uganda, will begin a hairdressing apprenticeship in January 2021 so she can learn a trade and start a new business to provide for her son.
Thanks to support of our Open Hearts Holiday Shop on Facebook, we were able to provide warm winter clothing for children in multiple orphanages and onsite foster care in China.