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News about Dorothy

We have many sick children in our care. One of them is Dorothy, a fragile 14-year old with TB. She is extremely sick and so sad she refused to eat, take medication, or talk about her sorrows.

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Kitchen Update

For a long time, House of Hope has struggled with an inadequate kitchen. The generosity of a benefactor has allowed up to make much-needed improvements. These included tiling the floor, adding new propane cooking burners, and painting the walls. We still have to find and purchase stainless steel counters and food prep tables… then our […]

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After The Hurricane

It has continued to rain almost constantly since Hurricane Matthew. This has caused flooding in many areas. One of our trees fell, but fortunately not on House of Hope. We chopped it up to have fuel for cooking. We have also welcomed more children to House of Hope. Many of these children are ill and […]

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News from House of Hope

Linda, the director of House of Hope, asked us to forward news to you about how we have fared after the hurricane. The kids are all doing well. They are in school and life seems pretty much back to normal. The only fallout for us from the big hurricane that went through has been receiving […]

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Update on Jamesley

A few months ago, we thought Jamesley had bone ago and would not survive very long. Fortunately, your generosity made it possible for U.S.-trained doctors to diagnose Jamesley and prescribe treatment.

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Christmas at House of Hope

The holidays are huge for retailers in the U.S. Among the best-sellers on Walmart and Amazon in 2015 were Play All Day Elmo ($44.99) and a remote controlled Star Wars R2 D2 android ($197).